SOAR Performance Group and Verizon win Brandon Hall Award for Best Team Development Program

SOAR Performance Group, a leader in innovative sales consulting and training, won a coveted Brandon Hall Group award for excellence in the Best Team Development Program category. SOAR’s win was announced on August 20, 2020. The winners are listed at

SOAR Performance Group and Verizon earn Brandon Hall Award for Best Team Development Program

SOAR Performance Group is honored to win a Brandon Hall Award for the deployment of their Change Velocity and Innovation Leader programs with Verizon Partner Solutions executive leadership team.  These programs were used as part of an overall leadership initiative focused on accelerating execution of the Verizon 2.0 strategy.

“We are excited to support Verizon Partner Solutions’ (VPS) executive team in accelerating the execution of the Verizon 2.0 strategy.  VPS sits at the intersection of many emerging technologies and is bringing these to market with and through Verizon partners. As the organization looked to drive accelerated execution of their new strategy, with a focus on digital transformation, we are honored that we were selected to support their success.  Additionally, this award demonstrates the business impact that our Change Velocity and Innovation Leader programs deliver to executive leadership teams for our clients.”  – Charlie Thackston, President and Founder of SOAR Performance Group

Award entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation and overall measurable benefits.

“The Excellence Awards serve the critical function of reinforcing the essential business benefit of creating great experiences for candidates and employees,” Brandon Hall Group CEO Mike Cooke said. “All award winners must demonstrate that their HCM programs drive bottom-line business results. That’s what sets our awards program apart from all others.”

About SOAR Performance Group

SOAR Performance Group is a client-focused sales consulting and training company that concentrates on sales performance improvement. SOAR accelerates results for clients through the development and execution of new sales and go-to-market strategies. Clients achieve success through a unique process of insights, diagnostics, consulting and training centered on an understanding and connection to each client’s business. For more information:

About Brandon Hall Group

Brandon Hall Group is an HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition and HR/Workforce Management. With more than 10,000 clients globally and 25 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations, and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results. For more information: