KEARNEY, Neb., Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Custom software services provider, Xpanxion, received top honors when it was awarded "Outstanding Business" at the 97th annual Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce Chamber Banquet on Monday, January 25, 2016.
"Xpanxion and its employees enjoy living, working, and being involved in the Kearney community. Xpanxion promotes a culture of giving back to the communities that have given so much to our company, and helped us establish and grow a viable business," said Lance Rall, Sr. Director of Nebraska Operations and head of the Kearney office. Rall outlined several of the many ways in which Xpanxion and its employees volunteer in the greater Kearney area, including tutoring students, coaching youth sports, mentoring and advocacy, sponsorship of local charity events, and more. Xpanxion's most notable involvement is with the TechHire Nebraska initiative, which is designed to create technology career opportunities for people without traditional IT backgrounds.
Dedicated to its continual growth in the Kearney area, Xpanxion's plans include growing its Kearney staff to 120 employees within the next several years. Additionally, Xpanxion recently contracted the services of Chief Industries to design and build a 20,000 square foot building at the Tech oNE Technology Park in Kearney. This contract will bring over $3 million to the local economy.
Rall expressed Xpanxion's gratitude to the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce, saying, "Receiving this award is a great honor, and we appreciate the Chamber's ongoing support."
Xpanxion provides custom software services to enterprise clients in a variety of industries worldwide. Its unique Cross Sourcing model - combining onshore and offshore talent in Agile development teams – allows Xpanxion to leverage the scalability and cost-effectiveness of offshore resources while meeting the quality and communication standards expected by its clients.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Xpanxion operates five rural offices in Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas and Colorado, as well as an offshore development center in Pune, India. Xpanxion is a subsidiary of UST Global.