Bangalore, Karnataka India (PressExposure) November 22, 2011 -- Wipro today announced that it has received the prestigious American Society for Training & Development (ASTD)BEST award. Wipro is the only company, globally to have received this award eight years consecutively. The ASTD BEST Awards are the training industry's most rigorous and coveted recognition and it recognizes organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success through employee learning and development.
Speaking about this unique achievement Dr. Selvan D, Senior Vice President Talent Transformation said, "We are honored and excited to have received this award. We feel that our commitment towards training and development has been recognized, yet again."
At the award ceremony held in Washington DC recently, Tony Bingham, ASTD's president and CEO commented that, "Wipro has won this award eight of the nine years it has existed. Clearly this company has created an impressive learning culture that is aligned with their strategic business goals," said Tony Bingham, ASTD's president and CEO."
ASTD (the American Society for Training & Development) is the world's largest association dedicated to the training and development field. ASTD's members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in 125 U.S. chapters and with 20 International Partners.
About Wipro Ltd
Wipro Limited provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, IT enabled services, package implementation, software application development and maintenance, and research and development services to corporations globally. Wipro Limited is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM Level 5 certified IT Services Company globally. In the Indian market, Wipro is a leader in providing IT solutions and services for the corporate segment in India offering system integration, network integration, software solutions and IT services. In the Asia Pacific and Middle East markets, Wipro provides IT solutions and services for global corporations. Wipro also has profitable presence in niche market segments of consumer products and lighting. Wipro's ADSs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and its equity shares are listed in India on the Stock Exchange - Mumbai, and the National Stock Exchange.