WALTHAM, MA, April 25, 2012 – Telerik, an end-to-end provider of software development and collaboration solutions, today announced the acquisition of NimblePros, a leading service provider of custom software solutions and training. The entire NimblePros team, including founders Steve and Michelle Smith, will be joining Telerik as part of its Enterprise Services Group.
“Over the last few years, Telerik has built a solid working relationship with Michelle and Steve Smith and the NimblePros team,” said Vassil Terziev, co-CEO of Telerik. “Formally making them a part of the Telerik family was a natural next step.”
As part of the Enterprise Services Group, the NimblePros team will be working together with customers and partners alike to maximize the value of their investments in Telerik technology.
“Telerik is building some amazing products. We’re excited to join the team and help customers use these tools to solve their most challenging problems,” said Dr. Michelle Smith, Managing Director of NimblePros. “It’s great to become part of such a passionate group of people. We look forward to contributing to Telerik’s ongoing efforts to raise the bar for customer experience,” added Steve Smith, NimblePros’ Director of Technology.
Following the acquisition, the NimblePros team will remain in the Cleveland, Ohio area. With the expansion, Telerik will have 550 employees and eleven offices across the United States, Bulgaria, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia and India, servicing over 100,000 customers.
NimblePros is a leading provider of software development services. With customers ranging from large enterprises to small startups, the NimblePros team offers cross-domain expertise in solving challenging technology problems.
The company was founded in 2008 by Steve and Michelle Smith with the goal of applying agile principles to build exceptional software. Prior to founding NimblePros, Michelle Smith was the CEO of Lake Quincy Media, a leading developer-focused online advertising agency. Steve Smith is a Microsoft MVP and Regional Director, frequent industry speaker, and founder of ASPAlliance.com.
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