Shaw Learning Academy, the training division of Shaw Industries Group Inc., has been recognized by Elearning! Media Group (EMG) as a member of the Learning! 100. The Learning! 100 honors organizations that embrace learning culture and technologies to achieve exceptional performance. Shaw, the only flooring manufacturer to make the list, placed #16 and was specifically praised for its immersive learning culture, according to Shaw.

Danny Crutchfield, director of corporate training and organizational development, said, “Shaw Industries champions the value of well-trained associates and customers ... We are proud to be recognized by Elearning! Media Group for our training initiatives and to be associated with other organizations such as UPS, the American Heart Association, and the Department of Defense as part of the Learning! 100.”

The Learning! 100 Award recognizes 60 corporate and 40 public sector organizations for outstanding learning culture, innovation or collaboration that drives performance. Learning! 100 applicants are evaluated on three sets of criterion: Aberdeen’s Best-in-Class Learning & Development Survey, EMG’s Learning Culture Index, and organizational performance.