Stefanini TechTeam Positioned in Leaders: Southfield-based Stefanini TechTeam, a global provider of onshore, nearshore and offshore IT outsourcing services, announced today that Gartner, Inc. has positioned the company in the 2011 Leaders Quadrant for Help Desk Outsourcing, North America. The report positions service providers based on their ability to execute and their completeness of vision. According to Gartner, “Leaders are performing well, have a clear vision of market direction and are actively building competencies to sustain their leadership positions in the market. All these providers have demonstrated that they have significant help desk outsourcing experience and understand the dynamics needed to deliver help desk services successfully. Experience weighs heavily in the Leaders quadrant.” Stefanini TechTeam was formed in 2010 following Stefanini IT Solutions’s acquisition of TechTeam Global, a recognized global leader in IT Infrastructure outsourcing services. Earlier this year, Stefanini IT Solutions also acquired Virginia based CXI, a leading provider of SAP development and consulting services. Today, Sao Paulo-based Stefanini IT Solutions has 13,000 employees in 27 countries in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia, and more than 450 clients across a broad spectrum of markets, including financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, chemical services, technology, public sector, and utilities. More at www.techteam.com.
Nemeth Burwell’s New Web Site Receives Second Major Award: The Detroit-based employment law firm Nemeth Burwell P.C. announced that the firm’s new Web site, www.nemethburwell.com, has been honored with a prestigious international “Webby” award in the legal website category for its usability, functionality and overall visual appeal. More than 8,000 entries were submitted to the 14th Annual Webby Awards, the majority of which are website nominations, and fewer than 15 percent were distinguished as an official honoree. This is the second major award bestowed on Nemeth Burwell’s Web site. In late 2010, the site was awarded top honors in the Interactive Media Awards competition, offered by the Interactive Media Council Inc., which recognize the highest standards of excellence in Web site design and development and honors individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. The new site was launched in September to reflect Nemeth Burwell’s growth and showcase the firm’s depth and breadth of expertise in management-side employment and labor law, as well as its geographic reach. Established in 1996 during the Web’s infancy, the Webbys are presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, which includes an executive 750-member body of leading Web experts, business figures, luminaries, visionaries and creative celebrities, and associate members who are former Webby winners and nominees and other Internet professionals. To learn more, please visit www.webbyawards.com/about/. The Nemeth Burwell honor can be viewed at www.webbyawards.com/webbys/current_honorees.php.