Leadership Team

Allen Krom, CEO: ACD Learning Solutions

A 36 year veteran of workforce development, Allen Krom is a seasoned learning expert. His track record of implementing learning management systems includes the development of customized classroom and online learning programs for both large corporations and small business organizations.

A sought-after speaker for international conferences and association meetings, Allen has delivered presentations on topics ranging from “Strategies for Distance Education” to “Increasing Revenue through Employee Training.”  He is an accomplished presenter and facilitator of Steven Covey and Ken Blanchard leadership content.

As CEO of ACD Learning Solutions, Allen provides instructional design and strategic learning solutions tailored to the individual goals and workforce needs of growing businesses. It is his mission to provide organizations with effective, results-driven learning experiences designed to prepare businesses to address future business challenges and enhance their opportunities for long-term growth.

At Enter 2011, the International Conference on Information Technology, Travel and Tourism held in Innsbruck, Austria, Allen served as an subject expert speaker discussing the topic “e-Learning and Social Media in the Hospitality Industry.”

Prior to ACD Learning Solutions, Allen served functionally as Vice President of Global e-Learning and organizationally as Director of e-Learning and Workforce Development at Accor, the world’s leading hotel operator with locations in 90 countries. He worked hands-on with Accor teams in Western Europe, the United Kingdom, Australia and Singapore to develop and execute leadership learning solutions. Allen developed and implemented a learning management system that addressed the needs of Accor’s individual global brands and was adopted by the organization’s academies worldwide.

Allen is a graduate of Yankton College with a degree in Psychology. He is a member of the National Speakers Association of North Texas and a local and national member of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD).