1990s logo     Richard Larson


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



  • First Business Analysis classes offered.

E Larson


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

7901 Bldg


  • Company moves to its first headquarters.

Chris Anderson


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



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

2001 logo


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


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



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

CBAP Guide


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



  • 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


  • 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


  • 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


  • 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


  • 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    


  • 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.

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