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St. Gallen, SG, Switzerland, 2009/02/26 - Even in these tough times, Swiss IT firm grows exponentially in 2008 - umantis.com.
umantis AG announced this week that it closed 2008 with an audited increase in revenue of over 70%. Hermann Arnold, umantis CEO & Co-founder said, “In this economy, our extraordinary growth was attributed to providing companies a simple, cost-effective way to significantly improve employee performance which has a direct, positive effect on their bottom line’.
Along with the increased growth in revenue, umantis has opened a new office Zurich, in addition to their headquarters in St. Gallen, Switzerland. umantis will be expanding into Germany with two more offices this month, as they are increasing their sales force in both Germany and Austria and are currently preparing for increased global projects in the coming months.
What has given the company an additional competitive edge is their unique implementation methodology called espresso that reduces implementation time to 10 days as opposed to the 1 ½ years required with traditional software. With the fastest implementation and ROI in the industry, umantis is looking forward to success in 2009.
St. Gallen-based umantis provides cost-effective HR solutions to attract, develop and retain employees using HR best practices combined with concepts of the Internet. umantis has over two million end-users and has increased employee head count by 20% during 2008. umantis customers include Migros, the largest employer in Switzerland, PricewaterhouseCoopers & Raiffeisen, both winners of the 2008 Swiss HR Awards.
About umantis AG
With umantis (umantis.com), organizations can dramatically transform themselves using HR best practices combined with the concepts of the Internet. Companies have a real opportunity to dramatically improve employee engagement levels increasing efficiencies, communication, employee innovation, workforce flexibility and productivity. Creating engaged employees is a strategic endeavor with results that can be measured. From recruiting to evaluations, development to succession, umantis gives a systematic approach to the best in HR practices. umantis is headquartered in St. Gallen, Switzerland with locations in Zurich, Munich and in North Rhine-Westphalia.