Appnovation Selected by Sesame Workshop to Deliver Engaging Digital Experiences

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Sesame Street

Digital Transformation


May 10
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Appnovation Selected by Sesame Workshop to Deliver Engaging Digital Experiences



VANCOUVER, BC (May 10, 2016) – Appnovation, the global technology enabled services firm that delivers innovative and creative open technology solutions today announced that Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, has selected Appnovation to deliver engaging digital experiences to children around the world.

Appnovation will provide Sesame Workshop with a more modern content management system that allows for scalability of their site while maintaining flexibility. The new site will give their programming and content management teams easier access and control over their large volume of assets, allowing them to continue helping young children prepare for school with a head start on their ABCs and 123s.

“We’re pleased to work with Appnovation to help manage the engaging educational media we produce for children around the world—content that helps them grow smarter, stronger and kinder,” said Shadrach Kisten, Senior Vice President, Information Technology, Sesame Workshop.

"For more than 45 years, Sesame Workshop has been delivering revolutionary educational content for children,” said Arnold Leung, CEO of Appnovation Technologies. “Appnovation is excited to work with the Sesame Workshop team providing digital strategy and identifying opportunities for innovation as they transform how tech-savvy children and parents use interactive media to empower and unlock their learning potential.” 

Sesame Workshop joins the growing list of the world’s biggest media and entertainment brands that have chosen Appnovation, such as Time Inc., The Economist and Disney. Appnovation’s Drupal experts are known for creating featured-packed web platforms that provide the technology and opportunities to continuously evolve and connect to audiences, giving Sesame Workshop the ability to deliver the rich, child-focused experience that the iconic children’s show is known for.


About Appnovation Technologies

Appnovation Technologies is a global technology enabled services firm that delivers creative, innovative and high performing open technology solutions. Using only proven and commercially supported open technologies like Drupal, HTML5, MuleSoft, Alfresco, Janrain and MongoDB, Appnovation creates feature-packed web and mobile experiences and possesses the capabilities to deliver some of the most robust and complex enterprise-level content management, identity management, integration and business intelligence solutions on the market. Working out of 10 office locations around the world, Appnovation and its 200+ employees have successfully delivered thousands of projects to hundreds of clients, ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, government entities & non-profit organizations, and has been internationally recognized in such categories as design, development, innovation and business success. You can learn more by visiting



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