The Digital Learning Design Team Win Gold at the Learning Technologies Awards

Posted on December 01, 2017
Author: Sam Reed

Amazing result for an amazing team

On Wednesday night, in front of more than 800 people, the Digital Learning Design Team won the Gold award in the Category for ‘Team of the Year’. The team invited Partners, ISTs, Managers and key colleagues in the business to share in their celebrations on the night.

The awards were hosted at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel in London to celebrate the very best in learning technologies across the world. Over 400 entries were received from across the globe with around 30 different countries taking part.

The Learning Technologies Awards is an international scheme, which has been rewarding learning technologies excellence since 2005. The Awards showcase some of the most recognisable, memorable, and life-changing learning technologies and e-learning worldwide

The judges said of Specsavers: “Great example of listening to learners/stakeholders & collaborating with other teams, & appropriate innovation using learning technology well”

Samantha Moore – Retail Director Specsavers Newmarket “Huge congratulations to the Specsavers L&D team who took Gold at tonight's Learning Technologies Award Gala in London tonight. So honoured to be invited to share this evening with you and so proud of to be part it. All the work you do in developing our people is outstanding and I can hand on heart say "We couldn't do what we do with out you!" “

Jamie Egan, Digital Learning Design Manager: “I am genuinely humbled to have the opportunity to work with such a fantastic, talented team on a daily basis. To be shortlisted was an achievement and to win gold was the icing on the cake. To be able to celebrate with colleagues, friends and peers from the learning industry was simply nothing short of an amazing experience. The team thoroughly deserve all the plaudits they’ll receive.”

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