Acxiom Expands Technology Skills of Team with Pluralsight to Speed up Production and Drive New Business


Silicon Slopes, Utah, Sept. 30, 2019 -- Pluralsight, Inc. the technology skills platform, today announced that Acxiom is using Pluralsight to support its technology skills strategy. With Pluralsight, Acxiom has made technology skill development a strategic initiative and positioned the skills of its developer team as a competitive advantage and key business driver.

To optimize upskilling, Acxiom has implemented its Level-up program to give its developers dedicated time throughout the quarter to build technology skills on Pluralsight. Through Level-up, developers participate in challenges using channels built on Pluralsight to learn new skills that align to a specific business objective. These new skills are then put to work at bi-annual hackathons to tackle business objectives that meet the needs of Acxiom clients.

“In our industry, new technologies are constantly emerging,” said John Riewerts, Senior Director of Engineering at Acxiom. “Identifying the ones that not only stick and are relevant but ultimately solve problems for our clients, is key to Acxiom’s ability to best serve existing clients and gain new ones. Pluralsight enables this to happen”. More…