Saint Louis — June 1, 2011 - Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it has opened a new and expanded facility in Hangzhou, China to accommodate growth at its CMMI level-5 certified Global Development Center.
“Since acquiring the GDC in late 2007, we’ve substantially expanded the breadth of services offered there and doubled headcount to more than 200 colleagues,” said Jeffrey Davis, Perficient’s chief executive and president. “As Perficient scales in the years ahead, we expect growth at the GDC to accelerate at an even faster pace and Hangzhou’s established infrastructure and proximity to university-trained IT professionals make it an ideal location. At 43,000 sq. feet, this new facility is twice the size of our previous location and will accommodate more than 400 colleagues at maximum capacity.”
“Perficient’s GDC is currently involved in engagements for more than 20 enterprise customers, developing solutions across a broad range of technologies such as web-based portals, commerce, CRM and mobile application development.” said Kevin Sheen, General Manager of Global Delivery for Perficient. “We are also excited about the expansion of our managed services and support offerings, as we see these as key drivers of growth and recurring revenues in the years ahead.”
Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of across North America and three offshore locations, in Eastern Europe, India and China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market(SM), is a member of the Russell 2000® index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning "Premier Level" IBM business partner, a TeamTIBCO partner, a Microsoft National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, a Documentum Select Services Team Partner, and an Oracle Platinum Partner. For more information, please visit www.perficient.com.
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