18 DEC 2020 


The 2020 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology – Singapore Creative Media and Technology Agency, Grid_Synergy, Wins Gold in Technology in Digital Learning Award.

Grid_Synergy Pte Ltd ( a Singaporean Creative Media and Technology company won the coveted Brandon Hall Group Gold award for excellence in the “Best Advance in Onboarding Technology” category. Grid_Synergy’s win was announced on December           10,          2020.            The             winners           are          listed          at

“Welcome to Brother” is a learning package designed by Grid_Synergy  for Brother International Singapore Pte Ltd. The interactive media package reflects Grid_Synergy’s creative use of media technology to accentuate  the energy and passion that Brother has to welcome its new employees to its international workforce.

Said Mr Philip Wu, CEO, Grid_Synergy, “This interactive learning package combines the best of creative story-telling  by of our Creative Director, Mr Gilbert Chan and sound principles of learning design established by our  experienced Learning Design team, Ms Gemma Loke. We are especially grateful that we won the  Gold award as it accentuates that a small Singapore company can have the ability  to service international brands with distinction.”

Grid_Synergy shares the gold award placement with Mursion,  an VR simulation company from the USA.

Added Mr Allan Cheng, Head, Human Capital from Brother International Singapore, “This award is well deserved! The interactive package is presently deployed to welcome our new staff and to help us emotionally connect them to the precious  values of our corporate family.”

“Technology is the great enabler of human capital management initiatives. It has never been more important than during this rapid evolution of remote work that challenged everyone to instantly adapt,” said Brandon Hall Group Chief Operating Officer and awards program head Rachel Cooke. “Winners of Excellence in Technology Awards are critical drivers of their organizations’ success, especially in these disruptive times. Their solutions resulted in substantial benefit to their business and the human capital management function. That is the ultimate differentiator: the positive business impact of technology.”

“The Excellence Award in Technology also emphasizes the value of collaboration between HCM leaders, business leaders and technology developers. To win, everyone must work together to meet the needs of all stakeholders, especially the end-users. Technology Award winners met this challenge and created value for everyone,” said Brandon Hall Group Chief Executive Officer Mike Cooke.

A panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executives evaluated the entries based upon the following criteria:

  • Product: What was the product’s breakthrough innovation?

  • Unique differentiators: What makes the product unique and how does it differ from any competing products?

  • Value proposition: What problem does the product solve and/or what need does this product address?

  • Measurable results: What are the benefits customers can expect to experience as a result of using this product?


About Grid_Synergy Pte Ltd Grid_Synergy Pte Ltd is a Singaporean-owned creative media and technology agency. Our management team comprises experienced executives from the media, telco-technology F&B and educational industries. These diverse backgrounds have enabled Grid_Synergy to uniquely combine award-winning media talent[1] with cutting edge use of technology in the development of Learning, Entertainment and Advertising content. Our competencies include Digital Learning, Digital Marketing, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Video 360, Digital Twin, Facial and Gesture Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics. Since 2012, we have had the privilege to serve corporate clients who had become friends. These includes organisations such as Singapore’s Ministry of Defence, SingTel, the United Overseas Bank, Nanyang Technological University, the Singapore Civil Service College, Brother and many other valued friends. . We are united with a simple purpose – “To Simply Engage” your emotions using media and advanced technology. 

Contact: Philip Wu, CEO, Grid_Synergy Pte Ltd. DID : +65-92385709

About Brother International Singapore Pte Ltd Brother International Singapore Pte Ltd is the regional headquarters for the Brother Group’s ASEAN businesses. Incorporated in 1989, the company today manages an extensive network of subsidiaries in Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, partnership with local distribution network in Sri Lanka, Maldives, Cambodia, Myanmar and Mongolia.Contact:

About Brandon Hall Group, Inc. Brandon Hall Group is only professional development company that offers data, research, insights and certification to Learning and Talent executives and organizations. The best minds in human capital management (HCM) choose Brandon Hall Group to help them create future proof employee development plans for the new era.

For the last 27 years we have empowered, recognized and certified excellence in organizations around the world influencing the development of over 10,000,000 employees and executives. Our HCM Excellence Awards was the first to recognize organizations for learning and talent and is the gold standard, known as the ‘Academy Awards of Human Capital Management’.

Our cloud-based platform delivers evidence-based insights in the areas of Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Diversity and Inclusion, Talent Acquisition and HR/Workforce Management for corporate organizations and HCM solution providers.

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Grid_Synergy was a recipient of several international awards including China-ASEAN Short Film Award. Other awards at




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