What’s Happening at EM
2016 Top Family-Owned Companies
Each year industry data is collected to produce a set of lists recognizing businesses in various categories. ColoradoBiz facilitates this extensive research with support from reader voting. Educational Measures was recognized as one of the top family-owned companies for 2016.
Interview with ReachMD
ReachMD interviewed Ryan Mazon, VP Business Development, at Educational Measures during an Alliance for CE Annual Meeting last week. The discussion included topics around the changing technology landscape and best practices for capturing data at events.
2015 Top 250 Private Companies
Educational Measures was recognized as one of the Top 250 Private Companies in the November/December 2015 issue from ColoradoBiz. The magazine, in an annual compilation, recognizes industries ranging from energy to health care, technology to construction, manufacturing to financial services.
PANEL: INNOVATIVE TOOLS AND TECHNOLOGIES
Educational Measures was a sponsor of the Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals’ Summit in Philadelphia last week and Chuck Levitan, VP Business Development at Educational Measures, was one of the featured panelists. Chuck participated in a discussion regarding innovative tools and technologies that can be used to advance meetings, engage participants and optimize education.
EM’s 2nd Annual HOG Tournament!
Educational Measures enjoyed some time away from the office out on Kennedy Golf Course early this month. It was great to get outside with colleagues, enjoy the weather and compete for some awards like team spirit, longest drive, shortest drive and overall best score. Great team building experience and fun way to get to know each other better. Looking forward to the next EM HOG tournament!
The Alliance Almanac
Ryan Mazon, VP of Business Development at Educational Measures, is featured in the Alliance for Continuing Education in Health Professional’s July Almanac newsletter. Topics from the article include the benefits of ARS technology and new opportunities for learner engagement. Read more from “Optimize the Use of Interactive Technology in a Live Meeting“.
Vittles and Values – Navy SEAL Speaker
Educational Measures had the pleasure to welcome Eric Frohardt, a former Navy SEAL with nearly 12 years active duty service, to come speak during the monthly Vittles and Values lunch. Eric emphasized the importance of quality individuals, strong teamwork and great leadership for success. His incredible stories and life experiences were inspiring and influence values held within the company.
Educational Measures was the featured company on the first ever CMEpalooza Company Spotlight! EM team members were streamed live and discussed ways their technologies improve delivery of CME in different settings. Topics also included an overview of the different service offerings from EM and the future of Array.
Educational Measures named a Top Information Technology Firm
ColoradoBiz magazine has recognized Educational Measures as a Top Information Technology Firm in Colorado for 2015. We are proud to receive this recognition from such a well-respected publication. Thank you ColoradoBiz and the employees of Educational Measures for making the company what it is today.
CMEpalooza Featured Panelist
Educational Measures had the pleasure to be a featured panelist for the CMEpalooza Spring 2015 meeting lecture entitled: “Revamping the Satellite Symposium: Enriching the Learner Experience”. Topics included ways to increase the value of the symposium via various technologies and how to collect meaningful learner data. Educational Measures also touched on the importance of learner engagement and having an overall purpose with an end goal when implementing technologies.
Pharmaceutical Meeting Planners using Array
At Pharma Forum this week in Washington DC, Educational Measures (EM) discussed features of their Array iPad® compatible software before a crowd of pharmaceutical meeting planners. All 650 participants were provided an iPad® by EM to view content and engage with participants during the conference.
Top Gun Speaker
Educational Measures takes great pride in their company values and are always looking for ways to reinforce the importance of those values to the organization. Once a month EM provides a healthy lunch for employees and invites a guest speaker to come and share his/her personal stories with everyone, while linking them to the company values.
Our most recent speaker was Rob Ffeild, a two-time TOPGUN Instructor/Executive Officer and head of the highly respected Blue Angels. His stories were inspiring to all and truly helped reinforce the values held at EM.
Optimizing Use of Interactive Technology in Live Meetings
Educational Measures discussed the optimization of interactive technology and its importance in medical education at the annual Alliance for Continuing Education in Health Professions Conference last month. They provided listeners with tips and techniques that can be applied at live meetings to increase the utilization of technology by the attendees to positively impact a presenter’s effectiveness.
The presentation also touched on how advancements in technology have brought great opportunities to engage learners, but it also takes the deliberate effort of educational planners, instructional designers, faculty, and collaborative technology partners to maximize event impact.
Happy Holidays from Educational Measures!
EM celebrated the holidays via a carnival extraordinaire with an illusionist, games, and fun! What an incredible way to finish off another great year here at Educational Measures. 2014 was busier than any previous year, and our employees have put forth inhuman efforts to get our goals accomplished – thank you so much to everyone for a successful year and a great bash! We are looking forward to 2015 with nothing but enthusiasm and anticipate another great year full of even more opportunities to WoW our clients!
Upcoming CMEpalooza Sponsor
Educational Measures is pleased to be a supporting sponsor of the upcoming CMEpalooza event on October 15, 2014, a one-day program that features a series of panel discussions focused on timely, relevant education for the CME community.
Please check out the agenda for the conference here.