1990s logo     Richard Larson

1992

  • Company is founded on March 2nd by Richard Larson.
  • Company started life as Watermark Technical Services.


BA101

1993

  • First Business Analysis classes offered.


E Larson

1996

  • Elizabeth Larson joins company as a full-time principal, after part-time status.
  • First Project Management and Business Process Management courses offered.


7901 Bldg

1997

  • Company moves to its first headquarters.


Chris Anderson

1999

  • Watermark Learning becomes an inaugural PMI Registered Education Provider.
  • Chris Anderson becomes Vice President of Watermark Learning.


PM101

2000

  • Company begins teaching PMP® Certification Preparation classes.
  • Watermark acquires Lancom training company


2001 logo

2001

  • Company changes name to Watermark Learning.
  • Company moves to new, larger headquarters outside Minneapolis, MN, USA.


2004

  • Watermark acquires Denning Training.
  • Company begins offering Masters and other certificate programs through Auburn University.


Auburn

2006

  • Watermark Learning becomes a charter Endorsed Education provider of the IIBA®.


CBAP Guide

2007

  • Company begins teaching CBAP® Certification Preparation classes.
  • Watermark Learning releases its first CBAP® Certification Study Guide.


WBENC

2008

  • Company begins teaching its first Agile training courses.
  • Watermark is officially certified by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council.
  • Company is granted a Provisional Private School License from the Minnesota Office of Higher Education.


A Brockmeier

2009

  • Watermark Learning promotes Andrea Brockmeier to the position of Client Solutions Director of Project Management.
  • Watermark releases version 2 of its CBAP® Certification Study Guide to complement BABOK® Guide Version 2.0.
  • Company adds Business Intelligence Requirements Analysis to its offerings.
  • Company releases its book: Requirements Management, Part 1: Requirements Planning.


FTI     CBAP CCBA Online Study Exam

2010

  • Company adds training firm FTI as its training partner in South Africa.
  • Company launches its acclaimed CBAP® Online Study Exam and PMPĀ® Online Study Exam; a CCBA® Study Exam is launched in 2011.
  • Watermark Learning offers its first virtual training, delivered live over the internet.


2011 Product     SEAN

2011

  • Watermark Learning wins the PMI Education Product of the Year award for its Project R.E.A.L live simulation class.
  • Company begins offering BPM Certificate programs through Auburn University.
  • Watermark Learning adds training company SEAN as its training partner in Mexico.


Anniversary     Concordia     Vellicate     Equinox

2012

  • Company moves to larger headquarters and celebrates 20th anniversary.
  • Watermark begins to offer college credit through Concordia University St. Paul for its Project Management, Business Analysis, and Business Process Management courses.
  • Watermark inaugurates Indian partnership with Vellicate Technologies
  • Watermark Learning teams up with Equinox IT to offer training programs in New Zealand.


Mas venta    

2013

  • Watermark partners with leading German training firm masVenta to provide Business Analysis courses.
  • RBN Consulting enters into an agreement with Watermark Learning to offer our training courses in Brazil.
  • Watermark Learning adds five new courses, including BA Bootcamp, Bulletproof Business Cases, and Virtual Teams.


RBN logo     Amazon Canada | Business Analysis and Project Management Resources     Agile Training | Agile Project Management

2014



Agile Allilance

2015

PMI-PBA Study Guide