Pluralsight Recognized by 451 Research as a ‘451 Firestarter’

Jun 27, 2019

SILICON SLOPES, Utah — Pluralsight, Inc. (NASDAQ: PS), the technology skills platform that delivers an end-to-end learning experience for businesses across the globe, today announced it has received a 451 Firestarter award from leading technology research and advisory firm 451 Research, recognizing the company’s innovative contribution within the technology industry.  

451 Research’s Firestarter program recognizes exceptional innovation within the information technology industry. Introduced in 2018, and awarded quarterly, the program is exclusively analyst-led, allowing its team of technology and market experts to highlight organizations they believe are significantly contributing to the overall pace and extent of innovation in the technology market. 

This award recognizes Pluralsight as the leader in the Contextual Experience category, reserved for companies that create an experience built for the user’s particular needs. 

“Pluralsight's Role IQ and Skill IQ assessments provide company leaders with a clearer picture of skills available within their organization, helping them see gaps where upskilling could yield the greatest ROI,” said Conner Forrest, Analyst at 451 Research. “Pluralsight's potential to offer customers a more granular and data-led approach to learning and skills management makes it a clear choice for inclusion as a 451 Firestarter.”

Pluralsight gives technology leaders the ability to benchmark the talent of their teams and empower team members to develop new skills and measure their proficiency. For information about Pluralsight, visit 

About Pluralsight 

Pluralsight is the leading technology workforce development company that helps companies and teams build better products by developing critical skills, improving processes and gaining insights through data, and providing strategic skills consulting. Trusted by forward-thinking companies of every size in every industry, Pluralsight helps individuals and businesses transform with technology. Pluralsight Skills helps enterprises build technology skills at scale with expert-authored courses on today’s most important technologies, including cloud, artificial intelligence and machine learning, data science, and security, among others. Skills also includes tools to align skill development with business objectives, virtual instructor-led training, hands-on labs, skill assessments and one-of-a-kind analytics. Flow complements Skills by providing engineering teams with actionable data and visibility into workflow patterns to accelerate the delivery of products and services. For more information about Pluralsight, visit