The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2021-01-18T19:52:08Z Arowana ranks in global Top 50 again in 2021 “Real Leaders Impact Awards” 2021-01-18T19:52:08Z arowana-ranks-in-global-top-50-again-in-2021-real-leaders-impact-awards Sydney, New South Wales, 18th January 2021 - For over a decade, Real Leaders – the world’s first business and sustainable leadership magazine – has been recognising leaders and organisations that make a positive social or environmental impact with the Real Leaders Impact Awards. We are very proud to announce that for the second straight year, Real Leaders has recognised Arowana’s commitment to the triple bottom line of people, planet and profits. This year we’ve earned a No. 27 ranking among the top 150 Impact Companies worldwide. As a certified B Corp since 2018, we earned this spot thanks to our ‘Force for Good’ score on the B Impact Assessment. We have a long-term commitment to building strong, sustainable businesses that will positively impact economies, industries and the people they employ.  Today our operating companies and investments include electric vehicles, renewable energy, vocational education, technology and software, road infrastructure services and impact asset management.   “These top impact companies prove that businesses can thrive by being a force for good” said Mark Van Ness, Founder of Real Leaders. “They are the Real Leaders of the New Economy” added Van Ness. The 2021 award winners include game-changers such as: Tesla, Beyond Meat, Patagonia and 147 other well-respected impact brands of all sizes and from a variety of industries. “We are honoured to accept Arowana’s second Real Leaders Impact Award” said Kevin Chin, Founder & Chairman of Arowana. “At Arowana we always consider the impact of our actions and strive to act responsibly, and we aspire to see businesses and economies grow in a sustainable way. This aligns with the Real Leaders mission to find profitable solutions that also benefit humankind.”  A special ceremony will be held on January 27th, 2021 to honor the winners and will include key impact speakers featuring Seth Goldman, Chairman of Beyond Meat and a musical performance from Michael Franti, world-renowned musician and activist. DDLS becomes Australia’s only national 'Google Cloud Authorised Training Partner'. 2018-07-18T05:40:30Z ddls-becomes-australia-s-only-national-google-cloud-authorised-training-partner-1 Sydney 10 July 2018 DDLS, Australia’s leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) learning provider has completed a rigorous on boarding and assessment process to become Australia’s only national 'Google Cloud Authorised Training Partner'.  DDLS is part of the EdventureCo group, the leading vocational and professional education and training (VPET) group in the Asia Pacific and a wholly owned subsidiary of ASX listed, Arowana International. DDLS will be providing Google cloud training from its nationwide training centres in Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Adelaide, and via its telepresence capability. Adding Google cloud training to the portfolio provides significant choice to organisations who need skilled staff to deploy Google Cloud, including Google Cloud in a hybrid solution, or those evaluation cloud platforms. DDLS will be delivering the $999 one day Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure course free of charge* into the Australian market to help generate demand for the Architecting with Google Cloud Platform: Infrastructure and Design and Process courses. The partnership with Google continues the positive momentum that DDLS is experiencing. Earlier in this calendar year, DDLS also became Microsoft’s only Gold Learning Partner in Australia and is a training provider under Microsoft’s subsidised enterprise class cloud computing training initiative to public sector workers in Australia. The addition of Google Cloud Training will build on DDLS’s position as a leading provider of cloud based training in the country. Jon Lang, CEO for DDLS commented “Use of cloud-based services is no longer the next big thing, but rather, business as usual. With Google Cloud already a leader in the Gartner magic quadrant, helping Australia remove risk and successfully deploy and manage Google Cloud through training is a business priority for DDLS. We are delighted to by this partnership and thank Google for their support.” DDLS is planning to add other Google courses including Data, Machine Learning and Application development in 2019. About DDLS and EdventureCo DDLS is 100% owned by EdventureCo, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of ASX listed, Arowana International Limited. EdventureCo is a leading vocational and professional education and training (VPET) group in Australia and is growing into the ASEAN region. DDLS is Australia’s leading, trusted training partner offering learning solutions across IT, process management and professional development.  DDLS designs, develops and delivers innovative learning solutions from certification through to customised learning programs to enable clients to confidently deploy technology and effectively manage processes and people for their business growth and success. With national training facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Canberra, DDLS provides the highest quality learning programs, Technical Instructors, Trainers and Facilitators to train over 15,000 students a year, from beginner, specialist to advanced levels, transforming their effectiveness. *Limited availability. Subject to terms and conditions - to find out more visit www.ddls.com.au.  For more information, please contact: Benn Lim Investor Relations Director - Arowana International Ph: +61 2 8083 9800 Liz Brookes Marketing Manager – DDLS Ph: +61 7 3551 8835   END.