Learnwright, Inc Release: Learnwright Forms Strategic Alliance With Mitsubishi

Published: Oct 12, 2004

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Learnwright, Inc., has announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Mitsubishi Life Sciences Business Unit, an operating unit of Mitsubishi Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The goal of the alliance is to market and promote e-learning products and solutions covering current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) for the highly regulated pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries in Asia.

Under the agreement, the combination of Mitsubishi's extensive network and client base of the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries throughout Asia with Learnwright's web-enabled, e-learning applications will provide leading manufacturers with a single source for implementing e-learning in FDA-regulated environments. The combined efforts can help customers accelerate the deployment of e-learning solutions and improve compliance effectiveness across the enterprise. Learnwright's offerings include online educational tools to assist pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies in developing a high performance cGMP workforce. Projects performed by the collaboration will provide compliance and technology expertise, and include multi-media, web-based instructional courseware to serve the global cGMP environment.

By establishing this relationship with Mitsubishi Corporation, Learnwright will be aligned with an excellent partner for the expansion of our award winning products and services to the Asian pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries stated Frank Taylor, President & CEO of Learnwright, Inc. We are extremely pleased to have a world leader such as Mitsubishi Corporation as a strategic partner in our quest to become the leading provider of regulatory compliance related training to the global pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries.

About Learnwright

Learnwright is a software company that creates and delivers multimedia training programs to companies that operate in the pharmaceutical industries. Their technology allows companies to provide high-quality, interactive training to personnel in multiple and distant locations, via intranets or the Internet, while improving outcomes. Additional information about Learnwright and its courseware is available at http://www.learnwright.com/ .

About Mitsubishi Corporation

Mitsubishi Corporation is one of the world's most diverse enterprises. This diversity is manifested in the company's 804 subsidiaries and affiliates, 75 regional subsidiaries and its network of 26 offices in Japan and 106 overseas. The company's extensive network and wide-ranging activities give it a decisive edge in gathering the timely, accurate market information vital to success. The company's six business groups -- New Business Initiative, Energy business, Metals, Machinery, Chemicals and Living Essentials -- work closely with clients to develop new business opportunities. Project coordination, sourcing of raw materials, investments and development of sales channels are typical of the ways Mitsubishi Corporation creates value for business partners, customers and shareholders. Mitsubishi Corporation is mid-way through its current three-year business plan, which outlines the company's growth strategies for creating value. These strategies include reshaping our existing business portfolio and forging new business models through the convergence of offline and online businesses.

Learnwright, Inc.

CONTACT: Frank Taylor of Learnwright, Inc., +1-252-746-4510,ftaylor@learnwright.com

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