HONG KONG, May 10, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mount Knowledge Holdings, Inc. ("Mount Knowledge") (OTCBB:MKHD), a provider of business English and communication skills training, announced today, that Language Key Asia Ltd. ("Language Key Asia"), its wholly-owned subsidiary in Hong Kong, commenced user acceptance testing of their new E-Learning Platform, ECO Learning (English Communication Online), with forty (40) companies throughout Asia.
ECO Learning's multi-media learning environment and customized content offers a unique, measurable learning experience for users to develop and improve their English and Business communication skills.
ECO Learning was initially showcased at the Salvo Global 4th Annual 2011 Global Learning Summit in Singapore on February 24th and 25th. As a Platinum Sponsor of the event, Language Key Asia's CEO and VP E-Learning presented on the topic of "Engaging language learners through user-centered design, rich media and diverse content" to 130 delegates, who included senior level HR, Training and Learning & Development Managers.
Forty (40) companies and over six hundred and fifty (650) individual participants are taking part in ECO Learning's user acceptance testing (UAT) scheduled from May 11th to June 17th, 2011. Companies include Citi, Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Coats China, CB Richard Ellis, The Prudential Assurance Company, China Development Bank, Aon, Lenovo and Malaysia Airlines.
"User acceptance testing is a significant milestone for ECO Learning," stated Dirk Haddow, CEO of Language Key Asia. "The caliber of UAT clients which include a number of prestigious multi-national clients, both existing clients and potential new clients is a testament to the excitement and interest shown in ECO Learning. We are excited at the prospect ahead of us to ultimately deliver a unique, innovative and engaging learning platform for companies, government agencies, and academic institutions across the Asia-Pacific region."
"User Acceptance Testing marks the start of ECO Learning's journey to capturing the B2B and B2C English communication training market; and we look forward to growing ECO Learning's reach in 2011," said Justin Allen, VP of E-Learning.
About Mount Knowledge Holdings Inc.
Mount Knowledge Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:MKHD) is an educational software development, sales and training company offering innovative and proprietary "real-time self learning" software products and teaching services for corporate and consumer markets worldwide. The company's technology is based on an interactive and visual learning system referred to as "Syntality(TM)" which is integrated into a core application known as the "Knowledge Generator(TM)." The Company is offering its products and services in China to students ranging from grade school to the university level, as well as members of the Chinese workforce seeking to increase their English fluency.
About Language Key Asia Ltd.
Established in 1994 and headquartered in Hong Kong, Language Key Asia Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mount Knowledge Asia Ltd., a Hong Kong regional holding company wholly owned by Mount Knowledge Holdings, Inc. Language Key Asia Ltd. is a leading provider of corporate training solutions in Asia through its operational subsidiaries consisting of Language Key Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong) and Language Key Corporate Training Solutions Ltd. (Hong Kong), which owns and operates The Language Key Training Ltd. (Hong Kong) and The Language Key China Ltd. (China), (collectively, "Language Key"). Language Key provides various business communications skills courses, which are tailored to its clients' needs. Language Key currently employs approximately 52 full-time employees, as well as 38 part-time trainers in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, and Guangzhou, China.
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