New four members joined Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative

19 August, 2009 – Kiev –

Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative, a leading alliance of the Ukrainian software development companies and outsourcing services providers is actively extending their membership.

During July-August 2009 four Ukrainian software development companies joined the association:
SoftTechnics (www.softtechnics.com.ua), leading company located in Odessa who provide IT industry services, IT outsourcing, IT outstaffing, IT consulting, and software development among them.
BMS Soft (www.bms-soft.com.ua), company located in Kiev who provide IT technology development, one of the leaders who manage prognostication tasks, data analysis and processing using the advanced scientific methods.
Rozdoum (www.rozdoum.com), software development company located in Kharkov who provide outsourcing services to the international markets.
Conkurent, LLC, (www.conkurent.com), software development company located in Zaporozhye with their main office located in the USA who provide software engineering services and custom web application development.

The Sales and Marketing Director of BMS Soft company, Dmitry Tischenko, noted: “We are one of the leading companies in IT development industry in Ukraine. During 15 years of our work we executed a great number of complicated projects for the Ukrainian market and for the European and US markets as well. Now one of our main goals is the global expansion to the international markets.  Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative provides the Ukrainian software companies with the opportunity to develop their businesses in IT outsourcing and offshore programming industry using a partner network and Initiative’s marketing channels on the foreign markets. And we believe that our joining the association will allow us to fulfill ourselves on the global market. ”

Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative unites 50 Ukrainian software development companies that employ about 4,5 thousand highly skilled professionals. Among the members there are representatives of all leading regional software development centers in Ukraine: Kiev, Kharkov, Dnepropetrovsk, Lvov, Odessa, Donetsk, Simferopol, Chernigov. Today Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative is the largest association of software development companies in Ukraine.

One of the main objectives of the association is the development of the Ukrainian IT market and promotion of the Ukrainian outsourcing services providers on the foreign markets, as well as the  help with the establishment of partnership relations and collaboration on IT projects performance between the Ukrainian and Western companies.

At the beginning of August Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative has issued the research on IT outsourcing market in the Central and Eastern Europe “Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review 2008” made to order of the Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association. Due to the research findings Ukraine is ranked the first by IT outsourcing market value, number of specialists and companies working in IT outsourcing services industry that proves that Ukraine has the leading positions in the CEE region as the largest and active player on the market of outsourcing services providers.

About Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative

Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative (http://hi-tech.org.ua) – a leading alliance in offshore software development and IT outsourcing industry in Ukraine. The main objective of the association is to promote the Ukrainian software development companies on the foreign markets.

In 2008 Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative became one of the founders of Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association (CEEOA), the main objective of whom is the promotion of the Central and Eastern European region as a competitive global cluster for provision of nearshore IT outsourcing for the Western European countries and for offshore IT outsourcing for the North American market.