St. Louis -- January 6, 2010— Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced the designation of its location at 520 Maryville Centre Drive as its corporate headquarters.
This announcement follows the September 2009 appointment of St. Louis-based Jeffrey Davis to CEO and President. Perficient employs 1,000 professionals from a network of 18 offices in North America and an additional 200 colleagues in three offshore locations. This designation will not impact existing office locations or staffing levels at those offices.
“We’re pleased to make this announcement,” said Mr. Davis. “Perficient has served leading enterprises like Anheuser-Busch, Centene, Charter, Express Scripts, MedAssets, Wachovia and others in the St. Louis market for nearly a decade. A great growth story and job creator for many years, Perficient is looking forward to continuing that success as the economy recovers– in St. Louis, throughout North America and globally.”
In recent years, Perficient has been recognized for being among the fastest growing companies in the country by publications and organizations including Forbes, Fortune, Fortune Small Business, Investor’s Business Daily, Business 2.0, CRN, Deloitte and Touche and others.
Perficient employs nearly 100 people in the St. Louis area and maintains an additional office at 622 Emerson Road in Creve Coeur.
Perficient is a publicly-held leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of 18 offices in 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 Certified Partner. For more information, please visit www.perficient.com.
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