Adobe Chooses lynda.com as Exclusive Producer of In-the-Box Training Solution for Creative Suite 3

lynda.com,
the company specializing in self-paced career and computer training in digital
media and design, has been chosen as the exclusive
producer of in-the-box video training for the new Adobe Creative Suite 3. More
than 200 lynda.com-produced training videos will be included with all of the
new Creative Suite 3 editions. Additional Creative Suite 3 training courses,
created by lynda.com, will be on display during the NAB conference at the Las
Vegas Convention Center, booth number SL2028, April 16-19, 2007.

lynda.com,
publisher of the most video-based training for Adobe products in the market,
assembled top industry experts to demonstrate the new features in the Adobe
Creative Suite 3. These informative sessions will be featured in a Video
Workshop DVD that will be included in product boxes and on Adobe.com. Training
topics include Adobe Photoshop CS3 and Photoshop CS3 Extended, Illustrator CS3,
InDesign CS3, Flash CS3 Professional, Dreamweaver CS3, Fireworks CS3,
Contribute CS3, Bridge CS3 and Adobe Version Cue CS3.

“The lynda.com
training and tutorials provide an exceptional introductory learning experience
for our customers,” said Caleb Belohlavek, director of product management
for Adobe’s Creative Solutions. “This video training is an ideal
introduction to our new Creative Suite offering and will enable our customers
to see essential techniques in action.”

Adobe and lynda.com
collaborated on a new model for training that reflects the expertise of the
broader Adobe community. Forty-five different product experts collaborated and
shared their favorite tips and techniques.

“It’s
an honor to be selected by Adobe to produce the in-box training for the Adobe
CS3 products,” states Lynda Weinman, president of lynda.com. “We’ve
incorporated input from the Adobe community and worked closely with the Adobe
Instructional Design team to create training resources. With the Video
Workshop, getting up and running quickly will be right at users’
fingertips.”

The Video
Workshop training also serves as a preview for the additional video-based
training lynda.com will publish to support all updates to Creative Suite 3
software products. Every Adobe customer who registers a Creative Suite 3
product will be offered a free one-month subscription to the lynda.com Online
Training Library, which provides access to all of the video-based training
available from lynda.com, including many new courses covering the new CS3
product line.