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Press
and awards.

At Sponge, we’re on a mission to shape the future of digital learning, to truly leave a legacy that our clients value and our people can be proud of.

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unforgettable.

Our learning solutions mark a sea change in our industry. We know our subject matter and we have a belief in the science and data behind our programmes. Over the years we’ve built strong partnerships with some of the world’s biggest global brands, delivering countless award-winning learning solutions together.

Industry recognition

Our
accreditations.

We're recognised by leading industry analysts as top-performers in the L&D space, and are proud to have received "Core Leader" accreditation from Fosway Group, as well as being ranked as a Gold Standard Learning Technologies Provider by The Learning and Performance Institute for 2024.

Pushing boundaries

60+
industry awards
.

When it comes to learning, we love pushing boundaries to deliver solutions that delight, inspire and engage. Did you know that we have 20 years' worth of awards and accolades brightening our shelves? 

Here are some of our recent, noteworthy awards:

Sponge's awards through time

Explore our virtual trophy cabinet. 

  • Winner - Product and Process - Learning Excellence Awards
  • Winner - LMS and Learning Process - Learning Excellence Awards
  • Top 20 company, custom content developer - Training Industry
  • Top 20 company, Online Learning Library – Training Industry
  • Digital Sector Award - Winner - Learning Excellence Awards
  • Health, Safety, and Risk Award - Winner - Learning Excellence Awards
  • Mobile Learning Award - Winner - Learning Excellence Awards 
  • Response to COVID-19 Award - Award of Merit - Learning Excellence Awards
  • Onboarding Programme of the Year - Gold - The Learning Awards (LPI)
  • Learning Technologies Award - Silver - The Learning Awards (LPI)
  • Watch List for Sales Training and Enablement - Training Industry
  • Watch List for Learning Services - Training Industry
  • Gold – Best Use of Blended Learning – Brandon Hall Group Learning and Development Awards
  • Silver – Best Learning Programme Supporting a Change Transformation Business Strategy – Brandon Hall Group Learning and Development Awards
  • Bronze - Best Advance in Competencies and Skill Development – Brandon Hall Group Learning and Development Awards
  • Bronze – Best Advance in Learning Measurement – Brandon Hall Group Learning and Development Awards
  • Gold - Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for Compliance Training - Brandon Hall Group Learning and Development Technology Awards
  • Best Advance in Compliance Training (with two different partners) – Gold - Brandon Hall Group HCM Awards 
  • Best Advance in custom Content – Gold – Brandon Hall Group HCM Awards
  • Best Advance in Learning Management Technologies for Compliance Training - Gold - Brandon Hall Group Tech Awards 
  • Top 20 company, Online Learning Library – Training Industry 
  • Watch List for Learning Services – Training Industry 
  • Watch list for Assessment and Evaluation - Training Industry 
  • Top Three Most Engaging Exhibitors at Learning Technologies 2022 - Bronze - Learning Technologies 
  • Best Use of Social and Collaborative Learning – Bronze – Brandon Hall Awards 
  • Best Use of Social and Collaborative Techniques – Finalist – Learning Technologies Awards 
  • Learning Designer of the Year – Finalist – Learning Technologies Awards
  • External Learning Solution of the Year – Finalist – Learning Awards (LPI) 
  • Best Advance in Compliance Training – Silver – Brandon Hall Awards 
  • Best Commercial Programme – Bronze – Training Journal Awards 
  • Learning Designer of the Year – Bronze – Learning Technologies Awards 
  • Learning Developer of the Year – Silver – Learning Technologies Awards
  • Learning Provider of the Year – Gold – Learning Awards (LPI) 
  • Learning Technologies Company of the Year – Silver – Learning Technologies Awards 
  • External Learning Solution of the Year – Silver – Learning Awards (LPI)
  • Best Use of Blended Learning – Gold – Learning Technologies Awards 
  • Learning Developer of the Year – Gold – Learning Technologies Awards 
  • Best Customer Service Programme – Silver – Training Journal Awards 
  • Learning Professional of the Year – Bronze – Learning Awards (LPI) 
  • Best Tech Business – Gold – Herald Business Awards 
  • Learning Technologies Designer of the Year – Gold – Learning Technologies Awards
  • Onboarding Programme of the Year – Gold – Learning Awards (LPI) 
  • Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work for – Sunday Times 
  • Best Use of Learning Technologies to Ensure Compliance – Gold – Learning Technologies Awards 

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