WellPoint, Inc. wins PMO of the Year Award from PMI



Project Management Office helped company secure leadership position in a rapidly changing healthcare industry in U.S.

17 November 2014 – Miami Beach, FL, USA – The Project Management Institute (PMI®) has announced that WellPoint Inc., the Indiana, USA-based insurance provider, has taken top honors as the 2014 Project Management Office (PMO) of the Year winner. The annual award, which was bestowed this week during PMI’s 2014 PMO Symposium, recognizes PMOs that have had a positive and clear impact on an organization’s strategic goals and business results.

141117-pmwj29-wellpoint-LOGOAs one of the largest health benefits companies in the United States, Wellpoint delivers a number of leading health insurance benefit solutions through a broad portfolio of integrated health care insurance plans and related services, along with a wide range of specialty insurance products, serving nearly 67 million people.

“PMI congratulates WellPoint’s team on this well-deserved honor,” said PMI President and CEO Mark A. Langley. “In overcoming numerous roadblocks to achieve a successful launch of the very ambitious AP60 project, these professionals have exemplified project excellence and teamwork to illustrate, on an industrial scale, how projects are the true engines of innovation.”

For more about this award, click here.

PMI is the world’s largest project management member association, representing more than 650,000 practitioners in more than 185 countries. PMI advances the project management profession through global standards, credentials, chapters, virtual communities, academic research, events and publications. For more information, visit http://www.pmi.org/, www.facebook.com/PMInstitute, and on Twitter @PMInstitute.


Source: Project Management Institute