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We are trailblazers, continually breaking new ground in developing the best enterprise learning solutions.


Minneapolis-based Brainier is the creator and provider of the award-winning Elan Enterprise Learning Platform. As a part of BI WORLDWIDE, a global company which focuses on employee consumer and channel engagement products and services, Brainier has been developing online learning solutions since 2001. Brainier replaced traditional LMS barriers with doorways to make access and education easier and more effective with Elan.

Released in late 2013, Elan is a feature-rich, price-leading learning management system for any organization size or configuration. When compared to the competition in the Training and Development market space, customers find Elan's ease-of-use approach, cost-effective solutions, and superior technology provides enhanced methods to engage learners, support training and development management, and exceed overall business objectives.  Using xAPI, Elan allows organizations to expand the learning experience with resources external to the LMS.  The platform also provides unrestricted mobility, productivity – producing SSO and an impressive collection of content to help “kick start” any learning initiative.  Add the extensive suite of standard reporting and analytics and Elan can make any learning team a strategic part of your company. Since 2013, Elan has received awards from industry leaders like Brandon Hall for Best Advance in Learning Technology in the Gold category as well as Top 20 Learning Portal from Training Industry.

We are trailblazers, continually breaking new ground in developing the best enterprise learning solutions.  We help companies achieve breakthrough results like greater employee retention, more personal satisfaction and award winning customer service by providing better ways to educate, engage and empower their employees.  We create individualized learning experiences that employees can access anywhere, any time and on any device.  Brainier is the smarter choice.