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Allen Interactions acquires design-thinking engineering firm Problem Solutions

Acquisition merges behavior change, design thinking, and software engineering experts to create right-sized performance enhancing tools, training, and automation.

Press Release: Minneapolis, MN, November 13, 2019 

Allen Interactions Inc., a thought leader and custom learning solutions company headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, announces today the acquisition of Problem Solutions, an information technology and services company based in Johnstown, PA.

Problem Solutions has a 16-year track record of designing and building praised digital solutions for major organizations in both private and public sectors. Based on unique performance and barrier analysis techniques, they design and create standards, architectures, systems, tools, and products that feature intuitive user interfaces and raise performance efficiency.

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Allen Academy Launches First Professional Certification Program at TechLearn 2019

  • Allen Academy offers training and credentialing for learning and development professionals.
  • The Academy’s first program began at TechLearn 2019 and focuses on instructional design.

Press Release:

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - TechLearn - September 16, 2019

The Allen Academy began classes for its Design Program this week, offering active learning experiences and credentialing options to professional training and learning designers. With a curriculum crafted and facilitated by industry experts, the Allen Academy aims to empower L&D professionals with the skills needed to design, create, and support great learning programs.

Enrollment for the Academy’s Design Program opened in late July with a series of webinars hosted by industry leader Dr. Michael Allen. To Dr. Allen, founder and CEO of sister company Allen Interactions, the Academy represents a natural next step in ongoing efforts to improve learning experiences.


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Allen Interactions Named A Top 20 Gamification Company List by Training Industry - Again

Raleigh, NC – July 2019 – Training Industry today announced that Allen Interactions has been named to the 2019 Top Training Companies™ List for the gamification sector of the learning and development market. Training Industry, the leading research and information resource for corporate learning leaders, prepares the Training Industry Top 20 and Training Industry Watch List reports on critical sectors of the training marketplace to better inform professionals about the best and most innovative providers of training services and technologies.

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Welcome the New President of Allen Interactions

Allen Interactions is pleased to announce and welcome Zarir Erani as company President, effective immediately.

A well -known figure in the Minnesota business community, Erani brings more than fifteen years of corporate leadership experience to Allen Interactions. 

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Ethan Edwards to Keynote and One on One Sessions Announced for Allen Experience

St. Paul MN, June 22, 2018 — Allen Interactions announced Ethan Edwards as keynote speaker for the Allen Experience, today. Edwards will also join industry leading speakers: Dr. Michael Allen, Anita Greenland of The Brooks Group, Dan Lovely formerly of AIG, Mike Hruska of Problem Solutions and many more in leading one on one coffee meetings with Experience attendees.

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Another eLearning Win for Allen Interactions and The Brooks Group!

St. Paul, MNWednesday, May 16, 2018; Allen Interactions is pleased to announce that their partnership with The Brooks Group has resulted in three Communicator Awards of Distinction for the following features: User Experience, Best Practices, and User Interface of the IMPACT Selling eLearning platform.

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Allen Interactions and The Brooks Group Win Gold!

St. Paul, MN – Monday, April 2018; Allen Interactions is pleased to announce that their partnership with The Brooks Group has resulted in a Gold Horizon Award in the Educational websites category for the IMPACT Selling eLearning platform.

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Allen Interactions and The Brooks Group win Gold Omni Award

St. Paul, MN – Tuesday, December 12, 2017; Allen Interactions is pleased to announce that their partnership with The Brooks Group has won a gold Omni Award in the Educational category with a score of 9.5 for the IMPACT Selling eLearning platform.

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Allen Interactions Recognized as a 2016 Top 20 Content Development Company

Training Industry's Top 20 Content Development Companies List Includes Allen Interactions For 6th Consecutive Year

St. Paul, MN – May 15, 2016 – TrainingIndustry.com has announced its Top 20 Content Development Companies List, as part of its mission to continually monitor the training marketplace for the best providers of training services and technologies.

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Allen Interactions Wins Six Omni Awards

St. Paul, MN – Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

Allen Interactions, a custom e-learning company known for creating Meaningful, Memorable, and Motivational e-learning and blended learning experiences, won six Omni Awards in Business, Education and Game categories. 

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