Matt Donovan

GP Strategies

Matt Donovan
Vice President, Content Development Services
GP Strategies

Matt Donovan, vice president of GP Strategies content development services, has a master’s in instructional systems technology from Indiana University. He has more than 20 years of experience crafting training and development solutions with a focus on formal instructional design principles and the use of problem-based learning.

Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Donovan has led the production of more than 400 custom training and performance improvement programs for Fortune 500 companies across a wide range of subject areas, including compliance, ethics, marketing, manufacturing, research, sales, technology and product training.

His teams have earned industry recognition, including multiple Brandon Hall and Horizon Interactive awards. Selections from these courses have been highlighted as exemplars in e-learning publications.

His corporate clients include Abbott Laboratories, Agilent Technologies, Horizon BCBS of New Jersey, Lilly, Nike, Pfizer, Prudential, Roche, Takeda, Toyota, and Microsoft. He has also worked with top business schools, including Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Columbia Business School, and the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.

Donovan has presented at several national and international learning conferences, including ISPI, ATD, e-Learning Guild and SPBT. He has been recognized as one of the Top Ten International Trainers Under 40 by Training magazine. ISPI has recognized his efforts with the Annual HPT Case Competition with multiple presidential citations.

My Sessions

Building a Relevance Engine: Curation Strategies for High-impact Performance


Content curation is being talked about everywhere, but how do you navigate the complexities to achieve an effective and sustainable solution? In this session, we’ll share a three-part approach to help you get there. Specifically, we’ll focus on: Approaching the Design: Different learning goals require different curation strategies. Are you looking to reinforce a targeted…