ARuVR® CEO and Founder Frank Furnari appointed to LPI Advisory Board

29 September 2023

Furnari becomes one of the first LPI Advisors to come from the Extended Reality training industry.

ARuVR®, a multi-award winning end-to-end Extended Reality (XR) training platform for enterprises, announced that its CEO and Founder, Frank Furnari, has been appointed as one of the first board advisors to join the LPI (Learning and Performance Institute) from the XR training industry.

“The LPI is globally recognised for its excellence within workplace learning and development, and I’m delighted and honoured to join its advisory board to offer support and advice. With interest in XR training solutions continuing to gather pace, it is important for leading companies in this space to share their knowledge and insights.”

Frank Furnari, CEO & Founder, ARuVR®

Furnari was selected for his leading Extended Reality knowledge and professional experience within the L&D industry. Furnari will take up his post this year through to 2025 and will work with the LPI, a leading global authority on workplace learning and development, across a number of specific work streams including: membership, advocacy and community development.

In May 2023, ARuVR® became the first XR learning company to be awarded the status of Accredited Learning Technologies Provider by the LPI.

“The LPI and its board of advisors represent tens of thousands of people globally, all of whom are committed to the development of people and the performance of organisations. The membership advisory board is there to help involve, inform and inspire a growing L&D community. Our board of advisors will help the organisation and its members make learning work.”

Edward Monk, CEO of the LPI

ARuVR® counts Coca-Cola, BT, Royal Air Force, Five Guys, ScotRail, NEOM, Amazon, and PWC among a rapidly growing international customer base and is the first and only XR provider on both the UK Government’s CCS digital outcomes and specialists framework, and Crown G-Cloud approved supplier lists. ARuVR® enables organisations to quickly and easily leverage the location-agnostic convenience and results driven benefits of XR (Virtual and Augmented Reality) all from a single platform, to create and deliver immersive training programmes.