FullContact Inc. First Major UC Tech. Company to UL Cyberpark
UL Cyberpark reached an agreement with US based technology firm FullContact Inc. to lease one lakh sq. feet of office space. This is the first US technology firm coming to Kozhikode to mark their footprint. FullContact Inc. is a technology company that provides a suite of cloud-based contact management solutions for businesses and individuals. FullContact is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, U.S. with other offices in Dallas (U.S.), Riga (Latvia). Currently they also have an offshore office in Infopark Kochi.
As per reports, FullContact will start with a headcount of 2000 employees within seven months and to increase to 8000 in another five years. This is a big win for UL Cyberpark. The contract is signed last month between FullContact India operations head Jofin Joseph and UL Cyberpark chairman Ramesan Paleri.
Currently there are 16 companies operating from UL Cyberpark including well known companies like RUNBOOK. Once FullContact starts their operation, there will be more than 2500 IT professionals will be working from UL Cyberpark. Government Cyberpark also has a number small companies operating from there. This is a very good beginning of IT sector in Kozhikode. Recently Hrishikesh Nair becomes Kozhikode Cyberpark CEO. Along with the new high Power IT Committee setup by the Government of Kerala, both Cyberpark management can change the IT landscape of Kozhikode and bring more jobs and related developments to the city. Within an year of starting operation, UL Cyberprk is able to lease out majority of its office space. That is a a good start!.
Another company recentyly opened their shop in UL Cyberpark is Aster IT Global. Aster IT is the IT division of Aster medical services which has operations in many countries. They leased out 5600 sq. ft of office space and is expected to be the global delivery center. Aster is starting with 80 employees and has plans to increase headcount in future.
About FullContact Inc.
FullContact Inc. is a privately held technology company founded in 2010 by Bart Lorang, Travis Todd, and Dan Lynand. FullContact is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, U.S. The company provides a suite of cloud-based contact management solutions for businesses and individuals. FullContact uses apps and APIs to keep contacts in-sync, up to date, and safe.
OutsideOnline.com selected FullContact Inc. as one of the “The Best Places to Work” in 2014,2015 and 2016. The company is well known in US for the vacation policy announced in 2012.As part of the policy, employees are awarded $7,500 USD annually to use on vacation with the only stipulations being that the employee take a vacation, disconnect from technology, and not work while on vacation.
Kozhikode aiming to be major IT hub in next 5 years
There are many small size companies are operating from both Government Cyberpark and Hilite business park. In another five years Kozhikode is expected to have its own place in the IT map of India with at least 10000 IT professionals working from these IT parks. This will result in booming of housing, hospitality and entertainment and educational sectors. Traditionally spending habits of IT professionals spend more money on entertainemnt, housing and hospitality sectors since the paycheck is traditionally higher compared to other sectors. You can see the list of IT companies operating from UL Cyberpark and Government Cyberpark and Hilite business park.http://www.cyberparktoday.com/uralungal-it-park/fullcontact-inc-first-major-uc-tech-company-to-ul-cyberpark/http://www.cyberparktoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/FullContact.jpghttp://www.cyberparktoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/FullContact-150x150.jpgCompaniesUL ParkFullContact,FullContact Kozhikode,Software Companies in UL Cyberpark,UL CyberparkUL Cyberpark reached an agreement with US based technology firm FullContact Inc. to lease one lakh sq. feet of office space. This is the first US technology firm coming to Kozhikode to mark their footprint. FullContact Inc. is a technology company that provides a suite of cloud-based contact management...CyberparkToday firstname.lastname@example.orgAdministratorCyberparkToday