NEW YORK, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DevSpark, an agile software development company based in New York and South America, announced the hiring of former Brevity President & CEO Kevin Norris to lead their product management and user experience service offerings. Prior to Brevity, Norris was Director of Enterprise Digital Strategy & Customer Experience for American Express. He lends his versatile leadership and product experience to DevSpark's expanding onshore team.
Founded by Chris Cali, Francisco Amadeo and Mark Peter Davis, DevSpark designs and builds exceptional web products at scale. DevSpark's nearshore/onshore hybrid model connects large-scale engineering teams of the top nearshoring talent with onshore specialists and leaders. The result is an agile team aligned in a single time zone with the flexibility, efficiency and cost-competitiveness to solve the software engineering challenges of the world's largest and most respected companies.
DevSpark has grown rapidly since their inception in 2012; in Q4 of 2014 alone, their revenue increased by 29%, and team headcount by 41%. Their clients range from successful tech startups to Fortune 500 companies, including News Corp, Discovery Communications, JW Player, the Associated Press, Coca-Cola, Verizon, Genesis Media and Accenture.
"Over the last two years DevSpark was instrumental in helping us bring Brevity's product to market," says Norris. "The deep experience and professionalism of the team were the key reasons we selected them as our development partner. I'm excited to join this team and contribute to their success and impressive growth."
DevSpark has been strategically expanding its New York-based onshore team with additional services including Product Management & User Experience as well as DevOps and Managed Hosting offerings. By increasing the versatility of their service offerings, the company has grown to match any development challenge and to ensure that clients have the optimal experience from beginning to end of the development process.
DevSpark is an agile software development company based in New York City and South America that designs, develops and maintains exceptional software products at scale. DevSpark offers application development, software strategy, product design, DevOps and QA automation services.
DevSpark's mission is to provide the highest quality software development services with the maximum efficiency and affordability to clients around the world.
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