|[May 02, 2012]
Avtex Acquires Reliant CCS
MINNEAPOLIS --(Business Wire)--
Avtex (News - Alert), a provider of integrated, interaction solutions, today announced
the acquisition of Reliant CCS, a contact center solutions provider
based in Greenville, South Carolina. The acquisition expands Avtex's
already strong geographic reach by strengthening their presence in the
Reliant CCS, founded in 2007, has built a solid portfolio of customer
service focused solutions leveraging the Interactive Intelligence (News - Alert)
contact center platform and had recently started to expand its offering
to include Microsoft Lync based Unified Communications solutions.
"We are thrilled to have Reliant join our team at Avtex," said George
Demou, President of Avtex. "They share the same passion for technology
enabled customer experience solutions and a deep commitment to the key
platforms of Interactive
Intelligence and Microsoft that we believe are critical to make that
The deal also helps support Avtex's recent inclusion into the Microsoft (News - Alert)
Premier Support for Lync Partner program which targets elite Microsot
partners around the world to provide support for customers leveraging
Microsoft Lync for voice solutions.
"In our industry the Avtex name is synonymous with quality and
commitment to success," said Alan Shaw, President of Reliant CCS. "We at
Reliant are excited to become part of an organization that shares our
goals, values, and vision for the future."
The deal was finalized on May 1st, 2012. Terms of the deal
were not disclosed.
About Reliant CCS
Reliant CCS is a contact center solutions
provider in the customer service space. Our team members serve a
distinguished list of clients, including Fortune 500 companies. Built on
proven methodologies, intelligent solutions, and quality performance, we
support a range of leading technology products coupled with proven
service offerings. Our assignments range from top-level strategic
assessments to implementing world-class contact centers.
Avtex, a Pohlad (News - Alert) Family Company, is a provider of
customer experience solutions that enable businesses to optimize
interactions with their customers, employees, partners and prospects
through communication and collaboration technologies. As a Microsoft Certified
Gold Partner™ and Interactive
Intelligence Platinum Elite Partner™, Avtex has deep capabilities in
contact center, UC, CRM, portals and collaboration, notification,
infrastructure solutions and application development. Avtex has over
1,200 customers in seven countries with offices located across the
country. Find out more about Avtex online at www.avtex.com or
follow Avtex on Twitter (News - Alert) at www.twitter.com/avtex.
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