Outsourcing

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Thursday, January 27, 2011 -- LA CEOs, an education and support group for CEOs and Founders, presents Outsourcing. Everything you wanted to know about outsourcing. The ins and outs, pitfalls to avoid, how to be successful. Our featured speaker is Oded Noy. link] (more

Outsourced

SoCal Tech Calendar

Monday, December 6, 2010 -- TiE SoCal presents the Cast of the Hit NBC Show "Outsourced". TiE Southern California presents our last program of the year, a very special event featuring the cast of the hit NBC show "Outsourced" along with some of the writers and directors of the critically acclaimed show.

PR Is A Passion Play That Cannot Be Outsourced

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Rather than directly explaining their value proposition with all the passion and heartfelt stridency that only an entrepreneur can deliver, they outsource this communication to a Public Relations (PR) firm. A version of this article previously appeared in the Wall Street Journal.

Ziptask Takes On Project Outsourcing

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Can you outsource your outsourcing? Anaheim-based Ziptask said today that it has launched a new, online platform which helps offload the management of freelancers and outsourcing, helping businesses via an online, dedicated virtual project manager. ziptask project outsourcing freelancer freelance

Driving Efficiencies thru Outsourcing Partnerships

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Tuesday, August 18, 2009 -- Driving Efficiencies thru Outsourcing Partnerships. Raj will discuss the shift in companys mindsets in this economic downturn and how IT and Business Process outsourcing is playing a major role in helping firms achieve their financial objectives and drive shareholder value. AccessEN. Speaker: Raj Krishnan, Industry VP, Fujitsu America. Many companies are hiring temporary and contract workers in the U.S.

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: 5. Outsourcing

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Outsourcing ► April (1) GoogleClick - Who owns your cash register? Outsourcing By Frank Addante (Part 5 of a 5 part series: " So, you need to develop a product? ") Outsourcing has become a popular topic and practice these days. I am still a big fan of outsourcing.

Yahoo Outsources Yahoo Shopping To PriceGrabber

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Yahoo said Monday that it is dropping its outsource most of Yahoo Shopping, its comparison shopping to Los Angeles-based PriceGrabber , the firm told its developers Monday. Yahoo Shopping is a comparison shopping site which displays products and prices for different products, including consumer electronics, computer, and related items. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed by Yahoo.

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ISWest Strengthens Ties With Outsourcing Firm

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Agoura Hills-based ISWest , a provider of high speed Internet access, colocation, and server hosting, and Los Angeles-based IT outsourcing firm Cal Net, said Thursday that the firms have expanded an alliance to help clients move servers off-site to save money on managing their IT.

Outsourcing Web Development & Businesses - Startups Uncensored #7

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This month’s “Startups Uncensored” will be on “Outsourcing Web Development & Businesses”. It will be an open and frank town-hall conversation revealing the best practices and methodologies for building your web-based company through outsourcing.

TaskRabbit Lets You Outsource Tasks To The Community

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Taskrabbit aims to help “individuals and small businesses in a community outsource their tasks and deliveries.&#. TaskRabbit makes it easy for individuals to keep with their busy lives or businesses to save some money by outsourcing simple tasks.

Navigating the Challenges of Effective Outsourcing – Startup Uncensored #7

Alon Schwartz

This month’s “Startups Uncensored” will be on “Navigating the Challenges of Effective Outsourcing”. It will be an open and frank town-hall conversation discussing topics such as: Outsourcing best practices. Do’s and don’ts of outsourcing. Top mistakes people do when outsourcing.

Navigating the Challenges of Effective Outsourcing – Startup Uncensored #7

Alon Schwartz

This month’s “Startups Uncensored” will be on “Navigating the Challenges of Effective Outsourcing”. It will be an open and frank town-hall conversation discussing topics such as: Outsourcing best practices. Do’s and don’ts of outsourcing. Top mistakes people do when outsourcing.

TaskUs Tops 8,000 Employees

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Santa Monica-based TaskUs , the provider of business process outsourcing led by Bryce Maddock and Jaspar Weir, has now passed up 8,000 employees, the company said today. taskus employee growth outsourcingAccording to the company, it added more than 1,000 additional employees this year. The company was started in Santa Monica, but its biggest employee base is in the Philippines.

Alorica Creates New Executive Position

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Irvine-based Alorica , which provides business process and customer service outsourcing, said today that it has named Tania King as its new Chief Legal and Employee Experience Officer. outsourcing experience employee legal chief king tania executive aloricaKing has been Chief Legal and Compliance Officer for Alorica for the company since January of last year.

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Scientist.com Launches New Compliance Feature

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San Diego-based Scientist.com , which operates a marketplace for outsourced scientific services, said this morning that it has launched a new feature to ensure ethical sourcing of human biosamples. scientist compliance outsourced ethical sourcing human biosample tracing supplier biotech lifescience

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TaskUs Takes $15M In Funding

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The startup outsources all kinds of of the back office tasks required by high tech companies like Savings.com, Expensify, Groupon, Uber, Tinder, and many others. taskus venture capital phillipines outsourcing startup uber groupon outsourceSanta Monica-based TaskUs , the startup led by Bryce Maddock which is the secret weapon behind the rising tide of on-demand and Internet startups, has raised $15M in a funding round, the company disclosed today.

TaskUs Hires More Than 5,300 In 2016, Now At 7,000 Employees

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Santa Monica-baseed digital outsourcing provider TaskUs , led by Bryce Maddock and Jaspar Weir, said Tuesday evening that it hired over 5,300 employees in 2016, and now has more than 7,000 total employees spread across eleven different offices. The outsourcer, which provides back office services to many, major Internet services, app developers, and others, says it has increased its revenue by 410 percent over the last 2 years. taskus outsourcing growth employee jobs

Scientist.com Gets $24M

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San Diego-based Scientist.com , a startup which operates a marketplace for outsourced research, has raised $24M in a funding round, the company announced Monday morning. The company's marketplace helps to connect large pharmaceuticals firms with smaller companies willing to offer up outsourcing of pharmaceutical research efforts. scientist outsourced market marketplace research venture capital lifescience biopharma pharmaceutical

iQor Plans To Hire 150 In Simi

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iQor , a provider of outsourced customer service and support, said Friday that it is planning to hire over 150 people in Simi Valley, as part of a major expansion. Petersberg, Florida--has over 35,000 employees across 18 countries offering up outsource business services. iqor simi valley outsourced customer support hiring jobs

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TaskUs Plans Move To New Office At Santa Monica Airport

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Santa Monica-based business process outsourcing provider TaskUs , which has been one of Southern California's fastest growing, tech related companies in the last few years, said on Wednesday that it is moving its headquarters to a space at the Santa Monica airport. TaskUs is led by CEO Bryce Maddock, and helps outsource many of the back office tasks of both local startups as well as larger companies. taskus santa monica airport growth employment jobs outsourcing

TaskUs Expands In Texas

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Los Angeles-based business process outsourcing provider TaskUs is in another big expansion, this time in Texas, saying it plans to hire more than 500 employees in San Antonio, in a new, 32,000 square foot space in that city. taskus texas antonio growth jobs employment business process outsourcing

Alorica Acquires Expert Global Solutions

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Irvine-based business outsourcing provider Alorica said Thursday that it has acquired Expert Global Solutions, Inc. , a provider of outsourced, customer service and financial collections services. alorica expert global solutions business outsourcing merger acquisitionEGS was based in Plano, Texas. Financial terms of the deal were not announced, hwoever, Alorica said the acquisition will push the company to a projected $2.4

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TaskUs Boosts Executive Staff With Trio Of Hires, Now Has 5300 Employees

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Santa Monica-based TaskUs , the fast growing provider of outsourced customer experience and back end services for online companies, said it has hired three new executives on Thursday, to help it with its growth efforts. taskus executive outsourcing gorwth salesTaskUs said it has named Balaji Sekar as its new Chief Financial Officer, Christopher McLaughline-Brooks as Chief Information Officer, and Lital Gilad-Shaoulian as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

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Episource Names COO

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Los Angeles-based Episource , a provider of outsourced medical coding, data analytics, risk adjustment, and other services to the healthcare industry, said it has named Erik Simonsen as its Chief Operating Officer. Episource said Simonsen has over 10 years of experience in setting up and managing outsourced centers, including for Deutsche Bank (Jacksonville, Florida; Mumbai, India; and Birmingham, UK).and episource outsourced medical coding phillippines

TaskUs Tops 5,000 Employees

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Santa Monica-based TaskUs , the outsourcing firm founded by Jaspar Weir and Bryce Maddock, said today that it has just passed up 5,000 employees. The company--which had just over 1,000 employees in 2014, and started with a mere 5 employees in 2011--says it now has five outsourcing centers in the Philippines. taskus growth jobs employment philippines back office outsourcing

Alorica Completes $275M West Corporation Buy

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Irvine-based business process outsourcing provider Alorica said Wednesday that it has completed its $275M acquisition of West Corporation. Alorica said the acquisition makes it the largest business process outsourcing provider in the U.S., alorica merger acquisition west corporation outsourcing Alorica had originally announced the deal back in January. with a net worth of $1.2 billion.

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TaskUs Names Sales VP

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Los Angeles-based TaskUs , which provides business process outsourcing, said this week that it has named Jarrod Johnson as Senior Vice President of Sales. outsourcing process business executive sales taskusJohnson was most recently SVP of Sales, Marketing, and Client Development at FacilitySource, and also had served at IBM and Xerox. Johnson will be based in Dallas.

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CSM Software Acquired By SOLIZE

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CSM Software , and engineering and high tech services outsourcer whose founder and chairman is based in Westlake Village, has been acquired by Japanese company SOLIZE Group , acording to the companies. software solize merger acquisition outsourcing engineering international india japanFinancial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Alorica Completes $275M West Corporation Unit Buy

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Irvine-based business process outsourcing provider Alorica said Wednesday that it has completed its $275M acquisition of the agent services business unit of West Corporation. Alorica said the acquisition makes it the largest business process outsourcing provider in the U.S., outsourcing corporation west acquisition merger alorica

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LAC Group Gets Private Equity Investment

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Los Angeles-based LAC Group , a provider of outsourced library, information, and knowledge management services, said today that it has received a private equity investment from TZP Growth Partners I. LAC Group, which was founded in 1986, offers up outsourced library services to corporations, government agencies, law firms, financial institutions, and universities. equity private outsourcing management library group

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TaskUs Gets $14M In Debt Funding

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TaskUs uses a workforce in the Philippines to help support outsourcing of back office tasks for many, venture-backed, high growth companies--including Tinder, Whipser, Gilt Groupe, and many others. taskus gilt groupe senior debt bridge bank outsourcing philippinesSanta Monica-based TaskUs said today that it has raised $14M more, via a senior debt facility, to help it continue to grow the company.

Alorica Names New CFO

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Irvine-based outsourcing service provider Alorica said late Friday that it has named James Molloy as the company''s new Chief Financial Officer. Alorica offers up customer support and management outsourcing, and will have over 48,000 employees once its deal to acquire West Corporation closes. alorica executive outsourcing overseas

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TaskUs Opens Office In Australia

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Santa Monica-based customer support outsourcing provider TaskUs --which is based in Santa Monica, but has a vast operation in the Philippines--said it has opened up a new office in Melbourne, Australia. taskus australia international expansion customer outsourcing philippinesTaskUs said the enw sales office comes as a result of signing a deal with Australian online lending company Nimble, and a plan to grow its operations in Australia.