John McDermott wins contributor award

20160531_0800452016 ATD International Conference and Exposition in Denver, Colorado

J-K International is pleased to announce that John McDermott, CPLP received the CPLP Contributor Award at this year’s Association for Talent Development International Conference and Exposition.

The CPLP Contributor Award recognizes holders of the CPLP (Certified Professional in Learning and Performance) credential for outstanding volunteer efforts to support, promote, and advance the CPLP program.

John was one of the first professionals to earn the CPLP designation in April 2005 He also served on the Program Advisory Committee for ATD2015 and ATD2016 – The Association for Talent Development’s International Conference and Exposition for 2015 and 2016.  The conference draws more than 10,000 attendees from around the world. 

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is the world’s largest professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD).

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Katherine McDermott at 575-613-7682 or email at