Government puts Sponge on the industrial strategy map

Posted on Feb 02, 2015

The industrial strategy map of the UK includes Sponge

Award-wining elearning provider, Sponge is featured on an interactive map of Britain showing the government’s industrial strategy.

The Department for Business Innovation & Skills has produced the map to show how it’s supporting regional growth in key economic areas.

Sponge is highlighted as a successful business within the creative industries after getting funding from Creative England to help develop Adapt, a multi-device tool with industry partners.

Adapt allows a single elearning module to adjust to fit any size device including laptops, tablets and smartphones.

Managing Director of Sponge, Louise Pasterfield:

The map is a useful snapshot of economic growth and investment and we are proud to be included as one of the businesses leading the way in our field.”
“We are grateful for the support of Creative England and delighted to be recognised in this way.

Sponge which is based in Plymouth was named Elearning Development Company of the Year at the Elearning Awards.

The company makes bespoke elearning for major organisations including Toyota, GlaxoSmithKline, Tesco and the NHS.

The industrial strategy map was unveiled at an event in Parliament on Wednesday, January 28.