NEOGOV Announces Purchase of FirstNet Learning

by NEOGOV on November 29, 2017

Fast growing HR Software as a Service company expands breadth of solutions with the purchase of a learning management software company

EL SEGUNDO, California, November 27, 2017 – NEOGOV, a market and technology leader in SaaS human resources software for the public sector and higher education markets, announced today that it has acquired FirstNet Learning, a leading provider of comprehensive online learning solutions, specializing in training public agencies and higher education.

Established in 1999, NEOGOV’s HR software solutions automate recruiting, hiring, onboarding, performance management, and off-boarding processes specific to the public sector and higher education organizations. The benefits to customers include faster time-to-hire and onboard, more engaged employees, higher performing employees, and reduced overtime and administrative costs.

“For almost nineteen years, FirstNet Learning has been a leader in providing critical training to thousands of public agencies through 35 state-wide insurance pools. We are thrilled to add their next generation enterprise training management solution and their extensive breadth of course content to our expanding talent management suite as we help our customers grow and thrive,” said Shane Evangelist, CEO of NEOGOV.

Also established in 1999, FirstNet Learning has become a leader in managing blended training for thousands of organizations through hosted, customer-branded training centers which expand seamlessly to deliver not only online courses, but to manage classroom/instructor-led training, policies, procedures, resources, webinars, surveys, and events/conferences. The company has an extensive library of online courses including health and safety, employment practices and liability, professional development, campus compliance, law enforcement, cyber security, and much more.

“Our mission is to use technology to help clients increase knowledge, change behavior, reduce risk, prevent injuries, and save lives. Of course, that begins with attracting, retaining, and nurturing the best employees which is why we are excited to integrate our learning management solutions with NEOGOV’s customer-focused suite of talent management software. This will be a win-win for our respective customers as we build out the highest quality and easiest-to-use talent management solutions to service the public sector and higher education markets,” said Roy Burger, President of FirstNet Learning.

About NEOGOV

Headquartered in El Segundo, California, NEOGOV is a market and technology leader in on-demand human resource talent management software for the public sector and higher education. With the mission to build the highest quality and easiest to use talent management suite, NEOGOV services over 1,600 customers enabling them with applicant tracking, onboarding, and performance management software. NEOGOV’s SaaS based software is dynamic enough to service, and currently does service, customers with as few as 15 employees to customers with over 100,000. For more information, visit www.neogov.com

About FirstNet Learning

Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, FirstNet Learning provides Cloud-based software to deliver workplace training that is available to learners at any time, at any place, and at the learner's pace. FirstNet’s online training catalog has grown to include hundreds of off-the-shelf courses, with new courses introduced monthly. FirstNet strives to help employees Be Smart and Be Safe! Led by Roy Burger, FirstNet Learning and its team of professionals will continue operations and servicing its customers as a NEOGOV company. For more information, visit www.firstnetlearning.com

For More Information:

Frank Holman, NEOGOV, (310) 658-5708, fholman@neogov.net

Debi Garrity, FirstNet Learning, (303) 302-1187 x310, dgarrity@firstnetlearning.com

NEOGOV

NEOGOV is the market and technology leader in on-demand human resources software for the public sector. The company’s HR software automates the entire hiring, onboarding, and performance evaluation process. More information is available at neogov.com.