Automobile Club of Southern California Awarded Gold LearningElite Organization by Chief Learning Officer Magazine Editors.

Companies with outstanding learning and development initiatives recognized at Human Capital Media’s 2016 Spring CLO Symposium


Chicago, April 5, 2016 — The Automobile Club of Southern California has been named a Gold LearningElite organization for 2016 by Human Capital Media (HCM), the largest integrated media company supporting the human resources industry in the United States and publisher of Chief Learning Officer magazine. The winners of the 2016 annual LearningElite awards were announced during HCM’s LearningElite Gala, where the best companies in learning and development gathered for the annual awards ceremony. These companies are all organizations that employ exemplary workforce development strategies and deliver significant business results.

At the ceremony, AAA was ranked number 35 from more than 300 applicants. The learning and development team at AAA was recognized in part for their development of a new multi-tiered leadership development program, results driven instructional design processes, introduction of gaming functionality into e-learning and overall organizational learning strategy.

The Human Capital Media Research and Advisory Group partnered with an impressive group of chief learning officers and other senior learning and development practitioners to develop this one-of-a-kind program designed to recognize the top organizations within the learning and development industry. LearningElite successfully identifies industry leaders, as well as best practices, principles and strategies necessary for top performance.

Some of the 70-plus organizations that made this year’s finalist list include Deloitte, Nationwide Insurance, Vanguard, State Farm, USAA, and many others.

“We are constantly impressed by the industry’s dedication to innovating and evolving the practices of learning and development,” said Sarah Kimmel, vice president of research and advisory services for HCM. “This powerful data is key in identifying the most current elite practices within the learning and development field.”

To learn more about the LearningElite awards program and to see the full list of winners, please visit: http://clomedia.com/LEwinners.

Congratulations to the entire learning and development team at AAA University on their accomplishment!

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