Benny Ramos is Skillsoft’s solution expert for business and leadership training serving Western North America, Oceania, and Asia (including India). A seasoned strategist in the Talent and Learning industry, Benny has over 17 years’ experience in the learning industry and brings relevant insights and practical experience to many of Skillsoft’s largest global enterprises.
In the Global Solution Practice, Benny collaborates with organizations to help them understand how to best utilize learning content and technology to drive performance and support talent management strategies. Benny has a keen understanding of leadership competencies and best practices and acts as the “Voice of the Customer” to help drive innovation and improvement of Skillsoft business and leadership learning solutions. He is also versant in technology and developer solutions to enable conversations on the importance of digital transformation by todays leaders.
Benny career spans various roles supporting learning including leadership development, consulting, and driving strategy around learning technologies, and social learning & talent management platforms. Prior to joining the Skillsoft team, Benny was a Skillsoft client working for a large Canadian telecommunications company whose learning program received many awards for its formal, informal, and social learning strategies. Benny’s past experience as a client helps him to provide strategic and tactical perspective. He is passionate about leveraging technology to improve the experience in all aspects of the employee life cycle.
Benny has been a featured speaker on the topic of online learning and authoring at various events sponsored by AACE, Conference Board of Canada, CSTD, EMG, and Skillsoft own Perspectives conferences both in Canada and US, and online with the Gronstedt Group, HR.com and HCI.
Before becoming a Skillsoft Solution principal, Benny led a team of Skillsoft Customer Success Managers in North America with clients across a spectrum of industries and sizes including state and higher education. His group supported clients by providing advice and guidance on learning strategies, marketing, and measurement of their learning initiatives. Success is measured by the impact Skillsoft learning solutions had on their clients’ learning initiatives.
Benny is a huge advocate of community involvement as a member of his local community board. He graduated from University in his hometown in Calgary, Alberta at University of Calgary- the same city he calls home, and completed a marketing management development program from Kenan-Flagler.