LEAD2017 Award Winners

LEAD Awards
2017 LEAD Award Winners
 

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Best Use of Team Building - Top 15

  • 1st -Tenet Healthcare Inc.
  • 2nd -Synchrony Financial
  • 3rd - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Saint Leo University
  • St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners
  • Financial Finesse
  • Eczacibasi Ilac Paz.A.S.
  • State of Maine Office of Information Technology
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • Emirates NBD
  • Janus Capital Group Inc.
  • Sikich LLP
  • Discover
  • Chevron
  • Warby Parker

Best Use of Simulations - Top 10

  • 1st - FedEx Services
  • 2nd - CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer
  • 3rd - CA Technologies
  • AbbVie in Collaboration with Korn Ferry Hay Group
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Saudi Aramco / Yanbu NGL Fractionation Department
  • BT
  • Quatrro Global Services Pvt Ltd
  • Aerotek in Collaboration with Insight Experience
  • Prudential Financial, Inc.

Top Leadership Partner - Top 20

  • 1st - Texas Comptroller
  • 2nd - Crestcom International
  • 3rd - State of Tennessee Department of Human Resources
  • Verus Global
  • Ansrsource
  • Partners for Possibility (offered by Symphonia for South Africa)
  • Cream of The Crop Leaders
  • Creative Energy Options, Inc.
  • Student Shelter In Computers
  • Performance Dimensions Group
  • Powers Resource Center
  • Applied Leadership Seminars
  • Axl Learn
  • George Washington's Mount Vernon
  • Charisma TDC training & development
  • TalentC - People Services Inc.
  • AcademyWomen
  • Ken Blanchard Companies in Collaboration with CD2 Learning
  • LIDA360
  • Full Circle Group

Best Use of Classroom/Traditional Training - Top 15

  • 1st - Dimension Data
  • 2nd - Direct Energy's Success Academy
  • 3rd - CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer
  • Efes Kazakhstan JSC FE
  • Overwaitea Food Group
  • Intel Corporation
  • Borton-Lawson
  • PSEG
  • TSYS
  • Vera Bradley in Collaboration with FlashPoint
  • Barstow Community Hospital
  • PVH Corporation
  • Office Depot
  • Excella Consulting in Collaboration with FMP Consulting
  • Adobe

Best Corporate University - Top 15

  • 1st - Amy's Kitchen, Inc.
  • 2nd - Borton-Lawson
  • 3rd - PVH Corporation
  • E Ink Corporation
  • Banca Mediolanum
  • BuzzFeed
  • PSEG
  • Southwest Airlines
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • MasterCard International, Inc. in Collaboration with Degreed
  • Sikich LLP
  • Glidewell Laboratories
  • Goodwill Industries
  • McGriff, Seibels & Williams
  • Edwards Lifesciences

Best Mentoring Program - Top 15

  • 1st - Tenet Healthcare Inc.
  • 2nd - FedEx Services
  • 3rd - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Texas Health and Human Services Commission
  • Saint Leo University
  • BAYADA Home Health Care
  • "Arthur J. Gallagher & Co
  • Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc."
  • Intrado Inc
  • Eaton
  • Conductix-Wampfler
  • Halogen Software
  • TPG Architecture
  • English Dermatology Centers
  • Emerald AR Systems
  • Omni Hotels & Resorts

Best Use of a Learning Management System - Top 10

  • 1st - Godiva Chocolatier, Inc. in Collaboration with eLearning Mind
  • 2nd - Saudi Aramco / Yanbu NGL Fractionation Department
  • 3rd - Relief International
  • Direct Energy's Success Academy
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
  • Conductix-Wampfler
  • Dimension Data
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Adobe

Best Customer Service Leadership Training Program - Top 10

  • 1st - National Drug Screening, Inc
  • 2nd - Synchrony Financial
  • 3rd - Financial Finesse
  • Emirates NBD
  • Regional Steel Products, Inc.
  • CIGNA Corporation
  • Southwest Airlines
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • Broward County Aviation Department
  • County Of Riverside

Best First Time Manager Program - Top 20

  • 1st - Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • 2nd - Godiva Chocolatier, Inc
  • 3rd - MD Financial Management | Gestion financiere MD
  • Intel Corporation (Headquarters)
  • Groupon
  • Erie Insurance Group
  • Southwest Airlines
  • MAXIMUS Inc.
  • Texas Comptroller
  • iQor
  • Saudi Aramco / Yanbu NGL Fractionation Department
  • Sunoco Logistics
  • TSYS
  • Genesis HealthCare, Inc.
  • Janus Capital Group Inc.
  • Colorado Springs Utilities
  • Pelmorex Media Inc. in Collaboration with Pam Ross Consulting
  • Life's WORC
  • Hanapin Marketing
  • NBC Universal

Innovation in Deployment of Leadership Programs - Top 35

  • 1st - US Xpress Enterprises Inc
  • 2nd - BetterWorks
  • 3rd - United Way Worldwide
  • Gables Residential
  • Tenet Healthcare Inc.
  • FedEx Services
  • BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP
  • Synchrony Financial
  • Emory University
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Texas Health and Human Services Commission
  • St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners
  • Gordon Food Service
  • Amy's Kitchen, Inc.
  • Financial Finesse
  • "Arthur J. Gallagher & Co
  • Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc."
  • NASA Academy of Program/Project Engineering Leadership
  • Groupon
  • Personnel Board Of Jefferson County
  • Southwest Airlines
  • The University of Vermont Medical Center
  • US Xpress Enterprises Inc
  • Saudi Aramco / Yanbu NGL Fractionation Department
  • State of Tennessee Department of Human Resources
  • Dalmia Bharat Group in Collaboration with Korn Ferry Hay Group
  • Sunoco Logistics
  • UNC Physicians Network in Collaboration with North Carolina Medical Society
  • Dimension Data
  • Emirates NBD
  • Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority
  • Colorado Springs Utilities
  • Kansas Action Coalition (KSAC)
  • Conductix-Wampfler
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Amazon

Best Store / Restaurant Management Program - Top 10

  • 1st - Godiva Chocolatier, Inc. in Collaboration with eLearning Mind
  • 2nd - Overwaitea Food Group
  • 3rd - Office Depot
  • Goodwill Industries Big Bend, Inc.
  • Staples
  • Ross Stores, Inc.
  • Isle of Capri Casino & Hotel
  • Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
  • The Home Depot
  • Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

Best Use of Mobile Technology - Top 10

  • 1st - Godiva Chocolatier, Inc. in Collaboration with eLearning Mind
  • 2nd - CA Technologies
  • 3rd - Dimension Data
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • Ross Stores, Inc.
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Limited in Collaboration with HRMC Talent
  • Praxair, Inc.

Best Experienced/Senior Leaders Program - Top 16

  • 1st - United Way Worldwide in Collaboration with Leadership Strategies
  • 2nd - Tenet Healthcare Inc.
  • 3rd - Ceridian HCM Inc.
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer
  • Saint Leo University
  • St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners
  • Gordon Food Service
  • PVH Corporation
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
  • Intel Corporation (Headquarters)
  • University of Maryland Faculty Physicians, Inc.
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • 3M
  • Texas Comptroller
  • Morganite Crucibles India Ltd

Best Use of Executive Coaching Programs - Top 15

  • 1st - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • 2nd - Saint Leo University
  • 3rd - Saudi Aramco / Yanbu NGL Fractionation Department
  • MAXIMUS Inc.
  • Mood Media
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
  • Janus Capital Group Inc.
  • PVH Corporation
  • Colorado Springs Utilities
  • Microsoft in Collaboration with Sage Ways Consulting
  • Tenet Healthcare Inc.
  • NACE International in Collaboration with ISI Human Resources Consulting
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Petrofac in Collaboration with Accelerated Learning Technologies
  • Rogers Communication

Best Sales Leadership Program (non-store/restaurant) - Top 10

  • 1st - BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP
  • 2nd - Ceridian HCM Inc.
  • 3rd - National Drug Screening, Inc
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers Canada
  • The E. W. Scripps Company
  • Moen Incorporated
  • Microsoft
  • Global Mobility Solutions Inc
  • Sikich LLP
  • Managed Career Solutions Inc

Best Train the Trainer Program - Top 10

  • 1st - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • 2nd - State of Maine Office of Information Technology
  • 3rd- iQor
  • CIGNA Corporation in Collaboration with TeleTech Consulting Inc.
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • Ceridian in Collaboration with Corporate Visions
  • Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance Ltd
  • Wellcare Health Plans Inc in Collaboration with
  • Telus
  • Toyota

Best Use of Social Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing - Top 15

  • 1st - Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • 2nd - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • 3rd - Southwest Airlines
  • CA Technologies
  • Dimension Data
  • Moen Incorporated
  • G4S North America
  • BT
  • T-Mobile USA, Inc
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers Canada
  • Opportunity Partners
  • NB Power
  • iQor
  • City of Cleveland Department of Public Utilities Human Resources Section
  • Shaw

Best Global / International Leadership Program - Top 20

  • 1st - Dell Inc.
  • 2nd - IBM Corporation
  • 3rd - BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Intel Corporation (Headquarters)
  • CA Technologies
  • AbbVie in Collaboration with Korn Ferry Hay Group
  • iQor
  • 3M
  • Emirates NBD
  • PVH Corporation
  • Microsoft
  • Micron Technology Inc.
  • Bnp Paribas in Collaboration with Effective Global Leadership
  • Sabre in Collaboration with FranklinCovey
  • NatureSweet Ltd
  • PLEXUS CORP
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Global Mobility Solutions Inc
  • Schneider Electric

Best Third-Party Channel Partner / Customer Training Program - Top 5

  • 1st - Saint Leo University
  • 2nd - Staff.com
  • 3rd - Targeted Pet Treats
  • Verizon Services Corporation
  • Check Point

Ph.D. Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - Benedictine University
  • 2nd - Pepperdine University
  • 3rd - North Carolina State University
  • Brandman University
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Cardinal Stritch University
  • Northcentral University
  • University of San Diego
  • The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Capella University

Ph.D. Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - University of Maryland
  • 2nd - University of Texas At Tyler
  • 3rd - Colorado State University
  • Walden University
  • Rutgers University
  • University at Buffalo
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • The University of Kansas
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Purdue University

Diploma Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • 2nd - St. Francis Xavier University
  • 3rd - Brighton School of Business and Management
  • Ambrose University
  • Athabasca University
  • Oxford University
  • IATA
  • UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
  • York University
  • Ottawa University

Diploma Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd - University Of Winnipeg
  • 3rd - British Columbia Institute of Technology
  • McMaster University
  • Thompson Rivers University
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College
  • Ashton College
  • Concordia University
  • Capilano University

Degree Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - Dickinson State University
  • 2nd - Florida International University
  • 3rd - Camosun College
  • Michigan State University
  • University of Arkansas-Little Rock
  • University of Arizona
  • Northern Kentucky University
  • Saint Louis University
  • Rowan University
  • Columbia Southern University

Degree Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - Seminole State College of Florida
  • 2nd - Lynchburg College
  • 3rd - University Of Denver
  • University Of Denver
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Idaho State University
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Memphis
  • University of Louisville
  • New York University

Custom Content Programming with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
  • 2nd - University of California Berkeley
  • 3rd - University Of Winnipeg
  • Human Resource Management Certificate Program
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of California, Irvine
  • San Diego State University
  • York University
  • University of the Fraser Valley
  • Holland College

Custom Content Programming with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - Florida International University Center for Leadership
  • 2nd - College Of The Canyons
  • 3rd - University Of Iowa
  • Northwest Arkansas Community College
  • University of British Columbia
  • Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
  • Utah Valley University
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill--School of Public Health
  • Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
  • Tennessee Tech University

Open Enrollment - Continuing Education Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - Carnegie Mellon University
  • 2nd - Florida International University Center for Leadership
  • 3rd - Tarrant County College
  • Cornell University
  • University of North Georgia Professional and Continuing Education
  • The University of Chicago Booth
  • The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Stanford Continuing Studies
  • Harvard University

Open Enrollment - Continuing Education Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - Tarrant County College
  • 2nd - Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
  • 3rd - Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
  • University of British Columbia
  • Kaplan University
  • University of Michigan
  • Old Dominion University
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Utah
  • University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Master's Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 10

  • 1st - Rollins College, Crummer Graduate School of Business
  • 2nd - Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd - University of Alaska - Anchorage
  • Willamette University
  • Royal Roads University
  • Adler University
  • Brescia University
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Saint Louis University
  • Georgetown University

Master's Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd - Florida International University
  • 3rd - Saint Joseph's University
  • Clayton State University
  • University Of Denver
  • University of Tennessee
  • Walden University
  • Texas A&M University
  • Ohio State University
  • University of South Carolina

Certificate Program with Emphasis on HR - Top 10

  • 1st - University of North Georgia Professional and Continuing Education
  • 2nd - Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd - UCLA Extension
  • Northwestern University
  • Southern New Hampshire University
  • University of Washington
  • Saint Mary's University
  • University of Wisconsin Whitewater
  • University of Maryland University College
  • American Public University

Certificate Program with Emphasis on Leadership and Organizational Development - Top 12

  • 1st - Seton Hall University
  • 2nd - UCO HR Professional Development
  • 3rd - University Of Central Oklahoma
  • Rider University
  • Utah Valley University
  • Seneca College
  • Montclair State University
  • Kent State University
  • University of North Georgia Professional and Continuing Education
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • East Carolina University
  • Dalhousie University

Top Corporate Leader Award (Over 35) - Top 35

  • 1st - Brigette McInnis-Day
  • 2nd - Trish Holliday
  • 3rd - Lisa Sterling
  • Dave Jacobs
  • Bill Donoghue
  • Lindsay Stanton
  • Liz Davidson
  • Vivian Maza
  • Amulya Bhushan
  • Shawna Erdmann
  • Carmen Murrell Randall
  • Chad Hall
  • Cheryl Black
  • Christi Bergeron
  • Cj rodriguez
  • Clare Hart
  • David Greene
  • Dr Tonia Lediju
  • Jennifer Garrard
  • Kevin Saunders
  • Kris Duggan
  • Lance Secretan
  • Lida Citroen
  • Tim McEnery
  • Tim Richardson
  • David Charles McGregor
  • Debbie Singh
  • Susan Johnson
  • Girish Gnash
  • Jessica Jones
  • Lisa Williams
  • Parimal Rathod
  • Brandon Davis
  • Cindy Drexel
  • Clint Connelly

Top Future Leader (35 & Under) - Top 8

  • 1st - Ralph Romero
  • 2nd - Chilkuri Ranjita
  • 3rd - Abbas Shahid Baqir
  • Ravd Hindsa
  • Abdulelah Zagzoog
  • Venkataramana Reddy
  • Praveen Srinivasan
  • Padmashree Dr. Pritam Singh