Bangalore, India – December 15, 2011
Infosys BPO Ltd., today announced that it has won the Silver Award for On-Boarding Program in the 2011 Brandon Hall Excellence in Talent Management Awards. The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards is an international series of awards, which recognizes the best in learning, talent management, sales and marketing.
Brandon Hall Group is a pre-eminent research and analyst organization, focused on developing research-driven solutions to drive organizational performance for emerging and large organizations. The Brandon Hall Group's Excellence Awards Program is judged by a panel of independent senior judges along with the group's industry expert analysts and leadership.
Speaking about the award, Mr. Raghavendra K., Vice President and Head - Human Resources Development, Infosys BPO said, “We are honoured to receive this prestigious award. The award recognizes the efforts of Infosys BPO towards exhibiting excellence through its innovative on-boarding programs whilst showing quantifiable business results to drive organizational excellence. The main objective of our on-boarding programs is to upskill employees by providing them with the most innovative and effective training programs. It also goes a long way in showcasing how high the benchmark has been set for superior quality and innovation."
"This year's winning entries were the best of the best. We are proud to recognize the award winners who have greatly improved the performance of their organization and have shown clear, measurable business results through these innovative programs." said Mike Cooke, Chief Executive Officer of Brandon Hall Group, Inc.
Having worked with more than 10,000 clients globally and after 19 years of delivering world-class solutions, Brandon Hall Group is the pre-eminent research and analyst organization focused on developing research-driven solutions to drive organizational performance for emerging and large organizations. Brandon Hall Group has an extensive repository of thought leadership, research, data and expertise in Learning and Development, Talent Management, Sales Effectiveness, Marketing Impact, and Executive Management. ( www.brandonhall.com )
Infosys BPO Ltd. ( www.infosysbpo.com), the Business Process Outsourcing subsidiary of Infosys Limited, was set up in April 2002. Infosys BPO focuses on integrated end-to-end outsourcing and delivers transformational benefits to its clients through reduced costs, ongoing productivity improvements, and process reengineering. Infosys BPO operates in India, the Czech Republic, China, the Philippines, Poland, Mexico, USA and Brazil and as on September 30, 2011 employed approximately 20,617 people. It closed FY 2010-11 with revenues of $426.8 million.
Many of the world’s most successful organizations rely on the 142,000 people of Infosys to deliver measurable business value. Infosys provides business consulting, technology, engineering and outsourcing services to help clients in over 30 countries build tomorrow’s enterprise.
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