Success Prompts New Philadelphia Office For Fiberlink Mayor Michael Nutter Welcomes Technology Leader Downtown, Celebrates Company's Commitment to Promoting Economic Growth in the City
PHILADELPHIA, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiberlink®, the leader in software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for secure mobile device management (MDM) and mobile application management (MAM), today announced expanded offices in downtown Philadelphia. Mayor Michael Nutter will personally attend the ribbon cutting ceremony and speak at the event, scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Fiberlink's rapid growth in the mobile technology sector, powered by the popularity of iPads, iPhones and Androids with employees in the workplace, drives the need for additional office space.
With more than 1,000 new customers acquired in the last year, Fiberlink hired 100 new employees to support its rapidly expanding business. The company plans to continue this pace of growth and aggressive hiring to staff its new office in Philadelphia, which will accommodate more than 140 employees.
"Fiberlink and other small businesses are the key to economic growth in Philadelphia and our nation," said Mayor Nutter, who is also the president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. "The growth potential and well-being of any city rests in its ability to retain and attract talented young professionals with the promise of good career opportunities. Fiberlink's continued success demonstrates how innovative technology companies can tap into this strong talent pool and thrive in our city. I thank Fiberlink for continuing to create jobs and promote economic growth in Philadelphia."
Fiberlink's new office space is located on the 20th (top) floor of Three Parkway, at 1601 Cherry Street. The nearly 30,000 square feet of space will accommodate the company's skyrocketing growth and expanding employee base. The well-known building in Philadelphia's skyline provides many conveniences for Fiberlink employees, including access to public transportation, spectacular views of the city and an on-site fitness center. The eco-friendly, energy efficient building consumes minimal resources and demonstrates Fiberlink's commitment to the environment.
"Building on our 20-year history of innovation, Fiberlink continues to deliver industry-leading enterprise mobility management and security solutions for our customers. Our roots are deep in the Philadelphia area, and we look forward to further growth and expansion from our beautiful downtown location," said James Sheward, chief executive officer and co-founder of Fiberlink. "We thank Mayor Nutter for his support and our talented team of hometown professionals for their many contributions to our success."
Founded in 1991, Fiberlink enables organizations, ranging from large enterprises to small- and medium-sized businesses across all industries, to cost-effectively support their expanding mobile workforces. Customers across the globe trust the MaaS360 MDM platform to manage and secure their mobile devices, apps and documents. MaaS360 is built on a proven cloud-based platform, delivering fast, easy-to-use enterprise mobility management capabilities.
Fiberlink is looking for professionals in the areas of Inside Sales, Marketing, R&D and Customer Success to join their talented, creative, passionate team of employees. See a list of current job openings here: http://www.maas360.com/join. Three Parkway's urban environment is the ideal location to attract talent from the renowned schools in the city. The company will also maintain its headquarters in Blue Bell, Pa., with additional locations throughout the U.S., Europe and India.
Fiberlink, the winner of 2011's Best Places to Work (for medium-sized companies) by the Philadelphia Business Journal, will welcome new job applicants at its open house on Thursday, July 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.at the new downtown location.
Fiberlink is the recognized leader in software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for secure enterprise mobile device and application management. Its cloud-based MaaS360 platform provides IT organizations with mobility intelligence and control over mobile devices, applications and content to enhance the mobile user experience and keep corporate data secure across smartphones, tablets and laptops. MaaS360 helps companies monitor the expanding suite of mobile operating systems, including Apple iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone. Named by Network World as the Clear Choice Test winner for mobile device management solutions and honored with the 2012 Global Mobile Award for "Best Enterprise Mobile Service" at Mobile World Congress, MaaS360 is used to manage and secure more than one million endpoints globally. For more information, please visit www.maas360.com.
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