News stories from Sponge in 2019

Sponge launches Design and Animation Academies to mark Learning at Work Week

Sponge | 14 May 2019

To mark Learning at Work Week 2019, Sponge has launched Design and Animation Academies aimed at attracting and developing top graduate talent. The initiative reflects increasing demand for learning and visual design expertise in the rapidly growing organisation, ensures that new recruits meet the high standards expected from the Learning Provider of the Year 2019 and tackles the bigger challenge of a UK-wide digital skills shortage.

Sponge moves into Dublin’s ‘Silicon Docks’

Sponge | 07 May 2019

Europe’s largest independently-owned custom digital learning provider has moved into Dublin’s ‘Silicon Docks’ region, cementing its presence in Ireland and supporting the company’s ongoing overseas growth ambitions. The new office, based at WeWork's Dublin Landings campus, is headed up by Sponge’s recently promoted Client Development Manager, John Meagher. The company is initially recruiting for two Client Development Associates.

Sponge joins AstraZeneca to discuss Creative Compliance in LSG hosted webinar

Sponge | 04 Mar 2019

Learning Solutions Specialist at Sponge and Global Sustainability Education and Engagement Lead at AstraZeneca join forces to talk Creative Compliance: Embedding Ethical Culture in AstraZeneca’s DNA. The webinar is hosted by the Learning and Skills Group (LSG) and chaired by Don Taylor, Chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI).

Sponge wins Learning Provider of the Year at Learning Awards 2019

Sponge | 11 Feb 2019

Sponge wins GOLD in the Learning Provider of the Year category at the 2019 Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) Learning Awards. The event celebrates the highest achievements in workplace learning and development.

Celebrate with Sponge at #LT19UK

Sponge | 28 Jan 2019

Sponge celebrates its 15th birthday at Learning Technologies 2019 on 13-14 February. The Learning Technologies Company of the Year Silver Award winner has a larger than usual presence at this year’s exhibition and conference, being staged for the first time at ExCeL London in London’s Docklands.

Sponge brings seriously creative digital learning to Sheffield

Sponge | 21 Jan 2019

Sponge opens Sheffield office and appoints Sam Lydiat as new Head of Project Management.

New Year, New Logo, for Sponge

Sponge | 11 Jan 2019

Sponge unveils a new brand and logo reflecting the company’s rapid growth, international expansion plans and impressive global client list.