Bongo Buys SLIDE21 to Grow Workplace Training Services

BINGO FOR BONGO: Bongo, a video assessment service provider, has bought workplace development and training consultancy SLIDE21 for an undisclosed amount.

Bongo, based in Loveland, Colo., bought the company to expand its training and certification offerings, according to a statement Thursday. SLIDE21, based in Ottawa, Canada, will continue to offer its programs independently. Its CEO, Glenn Bule, has joined Bongo as vice president of strategic partnerships.

Founded in 2009, Bongo’s clients include University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business, Stephen F. Austin State University and Penn State World Campus.