We’ve grown our talent, built innovative training solutions, added new offices and earned some great new clients. It’s a legacy of growth and success we take considerable pride in. And we’d like to share a few of our achievements with you as we continue to build on this legacy.
Two more Canadian provinces launch SkillsForce
New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island have become the latest provinces to launch SkillsForce initiatives using CoursePark.com to train workers and small businesses.
Nova Scotia launches it’s own SkillsForce initiative: SkillsonlineNS.ca
Nova Scotia becomes the second province to commit to closing the skills gap for its workforce by launching SkillsonlineNS.ca, using the CoursePark.com platform.
President Bill Clinton showcases Bluedrop project
President Bill Clinton showcases the DreamBuilder project in the Opening Plenary of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York City. This project features courses built by Bluedrop and the CoursePark.com platform that provide free training to aspiring woman entrepreneurs in Chile and Peru.
Bluedrop Performance Learning opens the market at Toronto Stock Exchange
Bluedrop Training & Simulation Centre opens in Halifax, NS
The Bluedrop Training & Simulation Centre open in Halifax, NS. The Centre features some of the most advanced modern gaming technologies for simulation and training on earth.
Bluedrop secures $3.0M in financing from AIF to take CoursePark.com mobile
Bluedrop secures a second simulation contract with the Royal Australian Air Force
Bluedrop jumps to #18 in the ranking of Canada’s Top 50 Defence Companies
Bluedrop Performance Learning Inc. is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange
Bluedrop completes a reverse takeover of Serebra Learning Corporation
With the completion of the reverse takeover transaction with Serebra Learning Corporation,
Bluedrop Performance Learning becomes Canada’s largest full service eLearning company.
Bluedrop recognized as one of the Top 50 Defence Companies in Canada
Bluedrop is recognized as of the Top 50 Defence Companies in Canada by CDR magazine, ranking at #44.
Newfoundland launches SmartforceNL using CoursePark.com
The province of Newfoundland and Labrador chooses CoursePark.com to launch the SmartforceNL program to improve workforce productivity for workers and small businesses.
CoursePark.com is released from beta testing
The D&A unit secures more than $10M in training and simulation contracts
Bluedrop launches its Defence and Aerospace (D&A) business unit
Bluedrop awarded $2.5M in R&D funding from the Atlantic Innovation Fund
The company is awarded $2.5 million in R&D funding from the Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF) to build a next generation user-centric learning platform – Coursepark.com
Bluedrop realizes commercial success with the world’s top companies
Over its first four years, Bluedrop Performance Learning realizes commercial success, delivering elearning solutions to the world’s top companies. Microsoft, Cisco, Pfizer, Dell, Johnson and Johnson, and General Dynamics all become Bluedrop clients, as do many governments.
Bluedrop awarded the Brandon Hall International Silver Medal of Excellence in Learning in Los Angeles
Bluedrop Performance Learning Inc. is launched
Emad Rizkalla launches Bluedrop Performance Learning to simplify and humanize
e-Learning, and make it more accessible to the vast number of people and businesses being left behind.
ZeddComm spins off ZedIT in St. John’s, NL and Vision 33 in Los Angeles, CA
ZeddComm is launched to develop IT solutions
Emad Rizkalla co-founds Zedd Technologies
Memorial University engineering student Emad Rizkalla co-founds Zedd Technologies in 1992. His intent is to commercialize a mechanical stabilization device developed as a class project.