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First Pacific Leadership Academy Partners with NetDimensions and ABI to Provide High-Quality Training for Future Business Leaders

Hong Kong and Manila, Philippines; March 14, 2013 - NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems, and Andrada Briones Inc. (ABI) announced today that the First Pacific Leadership Academy (FPLA) has implemented NetDimensions Learning to build strategic learning solutions that provide high-quality training programs for future business leaders in the Philippines.

“Many companies are looking for ways to reduce costs and take advantage of technological advancement and trends without forsaking the quality of training and the quantity of participants in learning programs. They also want to execute their talent management programs more efficiently,” said Ariel Vidanes, FPLA’s Head of Delivery and Fulfillment for Technical Programs.

Fredelito Suarez, FPLA Head of Sales and Marketing, mentioned: "A robust learning management system (LMS) is the perfect solution to fulfill those priorities. This motivated FPLA to partner with NetDimensions and ABI to confidently offer a comprehensive, secure, and practical solution for our clients.”

Steve Young, General Manager for Asia Pacific at NetDimensions said: “NetDimensions and ABI are very excited to partner with FPLA, the first dedicated Corporate University in the Philippines, and offer premier training for future business leaders in the country.”

As part osf NetDimensions global reseller network in more than 40 countries and regions, ABI is a certified reseller of NetDimensions' award-winning talent management solutions in the Philippines.

Enabling Innovative and Strategic Training Solutions

FPLA, the Corporate University for global leaders, is the place-to-go for companies in need of innovative and strategic training and learning solutions.

“We were able to integrate the NetDimensions LMS with other solutions for course customization and development. We developed an eLearning project for one of our clients based on the integrated approach and the project was nominated for an award in their company.” noted Suarez.

The solutions provided by FPLA together with NetDimensions and ABI enable companies to improve training efficiency and their employees’ performance at a lower cost. “We believe it is important to use an LMS that empowers employees to manage their training needs. The LMS will serve as the link between each individual and the rest of the team and help them align their activities with company’s goals and objectives,” explained Suarez.

“NetDimensions has a high international reputation in the industry. NetDimensions continuously upgrades and improves it products, which is beneficial to our clients. NetDimensions Learning allows us to customize a learning solution that meets the specific and unique needs of our clients, giving us the flexibility to be more innovative.”

Young added: “NetDimensions and ABI will continue to work along with FPLA to implement strategic learning solutions that satisfy the learning and development needs of business leaders in Philippines.”


About First Pacific Leadership Academy (FPLA)

Shaping the leaders of the future, today.

FPLA is a place where the leaders of tomorrow come together to become real catalysts for change. Where world class mentoring, innovative learning programs, technologies and infrastructure create future nation builders.

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About Andrada Briones Inc. (ABI)

ABI provides Philippines-based clients with workforce knowledge, performance, and learning management solutions sourced from the world's top suppliers.

ABI adds local implementation, training, and support services to these solutions and offers related hosting, consulting, and content development services.

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About NetDimensions

Established in 1999, NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY) is a global provider of performance, knowledge and learning management systems.

NetDimensions provides companies, government agencies and other organizations with talent management solutions to personalize learning, share knowledge, enhance performance, foster collaboration, and manage compliance programs for employees, customers, partners and suppliers.

Recognized as one of the talent management industry's top-rated technology suppliers in overall customer satisfaction, NetDimensions has been chosen by leading organizations worldwide including ING, Cathay Pacific, Hunter Douglas, Chicago Police Department, Delphi Automotive, and Travelex.

NetDimensions is ISO 9001 certified and NetDimensions hosted services are ISO 27001 certified.

For more information, visit or follow @netdimensions on Twitter.


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