Chester - 04/12/2012 - Data8, the data enrichment specialist, have announced that Bernie McCool, David Johnson and Richard Davies have successfully completed the IDM Award in Data Management, which is the first professional qualification in the UK that recognises the importance of customer data as today’s most valuable business asset.Bernie McCool, sales manager Data8, commented, ‘It is great to have achieved an award that recognises knowledge and expertise within our industry, it also builds confidence with my customers as they will receive guidance on best practices and legislation’.
This was backed up by Richard Davies, account manager Data8, who said, ‘I am pleased to have gained new knowledge and having my understanding of data management affirmed by a leading body in the industry’.
David Johnson, client services manager Data8, said, ‘I am delighted to have qualified in a course geared to data management, it has broadened my understanding of our industry.’
Antony Allen, managing director Data8, said ‘I am pleased and proud of all their achievements, at Data8 we like to give all our employees the opportunity to continue their lifelong learning’.
Data8 Ltd is the premier data quality specialist, ensuring customers completely trust their data.
Customers access Data8’s Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud based application to complete online data cleansing, this is backed by a bureau service and an unrivalled real time integration suite which allows companies to quickly validate their data.
Data8 believes that quality data needs to be at the core of any business in order to inform, direct and develop growth, this can only be done with clean accurate data.
The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing is the UK’s only government-approved Institute for the professional development of direct and digital marketers, offering a broad range of practitioner-taught training courses and ten internationally recognised professional marketing qualifications. It is also a membership organisation, providing status, knowledge and networking opportunities to today’s senior marketers, and an educational trust, supplying learning materials to higher education alongside initiatives to help university graduates take their first steps in the marketing profession.
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