IIBA Designates APG an Endorsed Education Partner™ (EEP™)

Armstrong Process Group (APG) Aligns with International Institute of Business Analysts (IIBA®)

Las Vegas, NV, Nov. 13, 2013 — APG announces its official designation as an EEP by the IIBA while also sponsoring and speaking at the business analyst-focused Building Business Capability (BBC) conference at Mandalay Bay Casino, November 11-15 in Las Vegas. “The IIBA is pleased to have Armstrong Process Group (APG) amongst its growing source of endorsed education partners (EEP),” said Suzanne Bertschi, Certification and Recognition Product Manager, IIBA.

“As the business architect and business analyst professions grow in strategic importance along standards-based lines within enterprises, the needs for practitioners to hone their standard-based skills also increases,” noted APG President Chris Armstrong, “APG is able to leverage its especially strong focus on standards-based business analyst training, tools, and mentoring in its approach as an EEP.”

As an EEP, APG brings its proven, practical process both in-person and web-based training delivery models, as well as its deep expertise in established business architecture standards and tools, such as: The Open Group, the Object Management Group (OMG), the Eclipse Foundation, and Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect – to provide business analyst and business architects the most effective high-quality professional development training available.

“Maintaining convenient, high quality, and cost-effective professional development (PD) hours and continuing development units (CDUs) is key to the continued flourishing of the business analyst and business architect profession, as well as individual careers,” noted Armstrong, “APG is excited by this alignment with IIBA and our official designation as an EEP.”

About APG
Armstrong Process Group, Inc., (APG) provides proven and practical process guidance for aligning information technology and systems engineering capabilities with business strategy through the combination of integrated strategic process improvement consulting, customized classroom training, professional development products, and project coaching. APG is a contributing member of the Object Management Group (OMG), The Open Group, and the Eclipse Foundation. APG is an IBM Business Partner, an IBM Independent Software Vendor and a Value-Added Reseller for Sparx Systems. APG is a privately-held corporation located in Wisconsin, USA. For more information, please see APG’s website at

About International Institute of Business Analysis
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) is the independent, non-profit, professional association and global thought leader serving the growing field of business analysis to the international business community. The organization has over 27,000 members worldwide in fields ranging from requirements management and requirements analysis to project management and consulting. IIBA® has over 100 chapters in more than 60 countries, and is committed to developing and advancing standards for the practice of business analysis and for the certification of practitioners. Visit


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