Training Names Interaction Associates To Annual Watch List of Most Innovative Leadership Companies

(Boston, MA — February 1, 2011) — Interaction Associates has been named to’s 2011 Leadership Companies Watch List of leadership training firms. The annual list is Training Industry’s assessment of the most innovative leadership development firms in the training marketplace. is a leading web portal for the training industry.

“The 2011 Leadership Watch List offers an objective look at companies that have demonstrated innovation and excellence in Leadership training,” said Ken Taylor, Chief Operating Officer of Training Industry, Inc.

Interaction Associates was chosen, in part, because of its innovative approach to leadership development: its advanced methods for developing Facilitative Leaders — dynamic, collaborative, and highly effective leaders who posses a powerful combination of skills for succeeding in today’s business environment.

“We’re honored to named to Training Industry’s prestigious Watch List,” said IA President and CEO Linda Dunkel. “We were nominated on the strength of our thought leadership, technological innovation, design expertise, and high level of attention to corporate social responsibility,” added Dunkel.

Interaction Associates is a 40-year innovator of leadership training solutions for global clients. The firm pioneered Facilitative Leadership methods and tools for developing leaders who are excellent strategic thinkers skilled at both collaboration and at engaging teams to achieve powerful results.

Training Industry uses the following criteria in choosing the composition of it’s watch list of innovative leadership companies: new and innovative service offerings; unique approaches to leadership development solutions; commitment to thought leadership; and quality of initial clients

“Our Watch List for Leadership Training Companies includes some of the most exciting new companies and service offerings in the marketplace,” said Doug Harward, Chief Executive Officer of Training Industry, Inc. The 2011 Leadership Training Companies Watch List is intended to help buyers of training services evaluate leadership training providers. View the 2011 Leadership Training Companies Watch List at

About Interaction Associates

Interaction Associates is a 40-year innovator in advanced methods for developing Facilitative Leaders, the exemplary and unique talent within organizations possessing advanced skills in self awareness, strategic thinking, and with a unique capacity to engage others. Facilitative Leaders are adept at addressing complex, interconnected business issues that feature multiple buinsess variable and impact numerous stakeholders. IA has offices in Boston and San Francisco. More info is at:

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