VELOCITY PARTNERS ANNOUNCES FURTHER EXPANSION INTO LATIN AMERICA
Mar, 19 2013
New development center slated to open in Colombia in April; plans to bring 100 new jobs by 2014
BELLEVUE, Wash. (March 19, 2013) – Velocity Partners, an innovative nearshore software development company, announces plans to expand into a third Latin American country. Adding to its existing centers in Argentina and Uruguay—Velocity Partners will open a new development center in Colombia in April.
Velocity Partners is expanding into the Colombian city of Medellín, a city that supports foreign investment and provides a sizeable pool of educated, talented software developers. Velocity Partners plans to hire 40 new employees by the end of 2013, and reach 100 employees in 2014.
“Velocity Partners’ expansion into Colombia is a true testament to how valued we are by our clients, allowing us to continue to grow while providing quality development services,” said Peter Stroeve, managing partner, Velocity Partners. “We are excited that this new location will allow us to tap into a wider talent pool and support our rapid growth while providing new value to our clients.”
Velocity Partners’ new center is strategically located within Colombia’s Ruta N landing space, a development primarily occupied by other innovative-oriented companies in the technology industry, and within the Central Time Zone, allowing for more efficient, same-day communication and travel with Velocity Partners’ U.S.-based clients.
ABOUT VELOCITY PARTNERS
Established in 2004, Velocity Partners strategically aligns with companies to develop software-based business solutions better, faster – and more cost effectively. The company partners with clients to deliver the market’s highest-quality results with the lowest total cost of engagement through nearshore services in South America. Velocity Partners also offers Agile distributed team consulting to customers. Velocity Partners consists of technology and consultancy experts in the areas of software development, digital media, mobile applications and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions. For more information, visit www.velocitypartners.net.