Valamis named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing private companies

LONDON — Valamis, the international forerunner in the digital transformation of learning has been named to the Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing companies in Europe. Valamis, the creator of the Valamis Learning Experience Platform used by the NASA Epic Challenge, has joined the rankings after achieving a three-year growth rate of 151%.

Since 1982, the Inc. 5000 has honored the extraordinary journeys of the fastest-growing companies. It is the most prestigious honor for growing private businesses and leaders. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000. In recent years, the Inc. 5000 has showcased firms such as Zappos, Square, Intuit, Clif Bar, Dollar Shave Club, GoPro, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Keller Williams, and Pandora. 2018’s list features HelloFresh, a food delivery company founded in Berlin, boasting over half a million subscribers.

Over the course of a three-year period, Valamis, headquartered in Finland has opened offices in the United States, United Kingdom, and Germany. Valamis has grown to encompass 8 total offices with over 180 employees.

“Being ranked on the Inc. 5000 list is an honor and it is representative of our commitment to global growth. The fourth industrial revolution is starting to affect industries, and our growth internationally is indicative of the global need to upskill employees and the extended enterprise. Valamis’ corporate academies offer personalized learning experiences that amplify learning productivity and operational efficiency,” said Valamis Chief Commercial Officer, Janne Hietala.

Valamis is a member of an impressive list of fast-growing companies on the Inc. 5000 list but also has won numerous prestigious awards and notoriety, including: The National Entrepreneur Award of the Year in Finland 2017, Gold & Bronze in Brandon Hall Group’s Excellence Awards, and was also named in Gartner’s 2016 Market Guide for Corporate Learning Suites, and Deloitte’s “Trends in Organizational Learning” report.

Additional Details

For more information:

Janne Hietala
Chief Commercial Officer
+44 (0) 7484186421

About Valamis

Valamis is an internationally growing IT company specialized in the digitalization of learning. The company’s customers are large organizations in both private and public sectors. Valamis has eight offices globally and is headquartered in Finland, the education capital of the world.

About Valamis – Learning Experience Platform

Valamis is an award-winning open source learning experience platform developed since 2010 by Arcusys. Valamis provides organizations a solution for turning the digital transformation of learning into a competitive advantage. Valamis enables social and informal learning, content authoring and management tools, learning measurement tools and other user experience capabilities using the Liferay platform. Valamis gives user an access to in-depth analytics on their learning process by supporting the xAPI standard, and includes a built-in Learning Record Store (LRS). The platform brings organizations a cost effective and flexible way to grow and manage their learning.

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The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.

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