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Conversis is Appointed Authorized Partner for Alchemy Software Development


Wednesday, 8 June, 2005

Joint partnership announced to provide localization consultancy in fast-growing UK market

Dublin, Ireland & Oxford, England: Alchemy Software Development today announced the appointment of Conversis as the Premier Business Solutions Partner for the UK marketplace. In this role, Conversis is an authorized trainer and support provider for Alchemy CATALYST technology solutions.

As the 2004 Winner in "Software Localization Tools" for ClientSide News Excellence Awards, Alchemy's CATALYST is one of the leading Web site and visual localization technology tools, and is used by approximately 80 percent of the world's largest software companies.

"Translating and localizing software for foreign markets is growing as a critical discipline for the IT sector. Therefore with CATALYST -- which delivers a leading technology solution in this process -- our customers will have a real competitive advantage," said Gary Muddyman, CEO and managing director of Conversis. "As trained experts in CATALYST, Conversis' team ensures our clients maximize their return on investment when using CATALYST in conjunction with or separate to our localization and internationalization services."

With CATALYST, Conversis teams will help companies accelerate entry into international markets, improve revenue growth opportunities and reduce their costs -- joining a market that already includes 12,000 licenses worldwide.

"As Alchemy CATALYST sales continue to surge, and our solutions span more and more stages of the localization process, we are finding new types of customers, for example in Development and QA departments, for whom local support and consultancy services are essential," commented Marek Konecny, manager, business solutions for Alchemy in Europe, Middle East and Africa. "We are delighted to have a partner of Conversis" pedigree and commitment to excellence join us at this very exciting time in our company history."

Doug Lawrence, vice president of sales for Conversis adds, "The goal of Conversis is to offer a 'palette' of products and services that cover the different technology needs that organizations may have. To this end, we have chosen to work with products and companies that have become leaders in their markets. Our partnership with Alchemy Software Development is a very positive step in our strategy to grow as an innovative localization service provider, and deliver solutions that also deliver ROI for companies worldwide."