Convergence 2006 Supports Rapidly Expanding Client Base, Addressing Industry Trends, Best Practices, and the Future Vision for Integrated Talent Management

Santa Monica, CA, May 15, 2006 - Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., the leading provider of integrated on-demand enterprise software solutions for talent management, today announced Convergence 2006, the company's 4th annual client conference, will be held from May 17-19, 2006 at the Loews Hotel in Santa Monica. This year's conference has been extended an extra day to better support Cornerstone's rapidly growing customer base. Convergence 2006, sponsored by ElementK and WeComply, will feature keynote speaker Jason Averbook, CEO of Knowledge Infusion, the consulting authority on Human Capital Management (HCM) technology.


"Organizations today need to understand how to optimize their talent. A fully-integrated talent management strategy is what gives businesses this power," said Jason Averbook, CEO, Knowledge Infusion. "Cornerstone OnDemand's vision of integrated talent management is supported by strong relationships with their customers. Convergence 2006 will provide customers with an exciting and unique opportunity to learn how to mobilize talent to respond to today's rapidly changing business environment."


Conference attendees will include Chief Learning Officers, Human Resources and Organizational Development Executives, Training Managers, and Administrators from Cornerstone's roster of leading organizations. Attendees will hear case studies and best-practices presented by their peers as well as from leading industry experts. The conference will host sessions on the industry's hottest topics such as; integrated talent management presented by Pitney Bowes, compliance management best-practices, corporate universities, and enterprise-wide succession planning. In addition, Convergence 2006 will facilitate interactive roundtable discussions and workshops amongst clients and industry leaders, including an e-learning training presentation hosted by ElementK, and best practices in ROI measurement.


"As indicated by the 100% growth in our client base over the last year, the demand for integrated talent management solutions continues to expand. Our client conference is an integral part of our commitment to create and maintain community while fostering innovation among our expanding client-base," said Frank Ricciardi, Director of Global Account Services, Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. "It is an excellent platform to facilitate best-practice discussions, workshop business issues and network with leading organizations around the world. Our goal is for everyone attending this conference to walk away with new ideas and renewed enthusiasm for developing effective, strategic talent management solutions."


About Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc.
Cornerstone OnDemand is the only proven provider of on-demand enterprise software solutions for talent management. The Cornerstone OnDemand talent management suite provides fully-integrated solutions for learning management, employee performance management, and succession planning along with over 30,000 online training titles and integrated tools for compliance and analytics. Cornerstone OnDemand's software is used by industry leaders such as Aon, Honda, Pearson, Pitney Bowes, Smith Barney and Washington Mutual to achieve organizational excellence.


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