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Amman, Jordan, 2007/10/29 - Microsoft Jordan has signed a strategic agreement with iRelations, a leading Jordanian PR and communications consultancy, to provide the worldwide Software leader with world class communications solutions.
This alliance will boost Microsoft Jordan's position in the local market and support its goal of continuously developing programs and projects that serve the local community and enhance social and economic development in the Kingdom.
Zeid Shubailat, Country Manager of Microsoft Jordan, stated that “Microsoft aims to bridge the digital gap in the Jordanian ICT sector, contribute to the enhancement of projects and businesses and help individuals realize their full potential through providing the latest software, solutions and services in a variety of sectors.”
Shubailat added that “We found a strategic partner in iRelations that will help us achieve our goals through its extensive knowledge of the needs and requirements of the Jordanian market and expertise in communications, Public Relations and media relations. We believe that this partnership will play a significant role in increasing IT awareness as well as maintaining a solid relationship with all media representatives, the entire local community and our partners in the public and private sectors.”
Mr. Khaled Tabbaa, Managing Partner of iRelations, said, “This agreement proves how essential public relations and communications are to stay ahead in this competitive market and we are extremely honored to be signing this long-term strategic agreement with Microsoft Jordan. Our clients are the cornerstone of our company and we are proud that Microsoft has joined our portfolio. We work hard to guarantee our clients the best of class professional services at international standards."
iRelations (irelations.com.jo) signed an exclusive affiliation agreement, last year, with Hill & Knowlton, one of the world’s leading communications consultancies, to meet the growing demand for world class communications solutions from local organizations and companies, and the increasing number of multinational organizations that are now operating in the Kingdom.
The iRelations and Hill & Knowlton affiliation combines specialist practice expertise (technology, healthcare, corporate, marketing, financial and internal communications), tailored strategic counsel, a powerful international network, integrated creative, training and the management of global solutions across a broad spectrum of sectors.