|Solgenia Continues its Growth in North America|
Toronto, ON - March 1, 2011 – Solgenia SpA, a European provider of technology solutions and services, has taken the next step in implementing its growth strategy by acquiring Microset Systems Inc., a value-added solution provider in Canada with over 35 years in the Information Technology market. The acquisition represents Solgenia’s entry into Canada, further strengthening its position as a global leader in providing a comprehensive business software platform and technology for small and medium sized businesses. This new enterprise will operate under the branding of Solgenia Canada Inc.
Benefits from the transaction include the following:
“Today is an important milestone in the implementation of our North American growth strategy,” said Ermanno Bonifazi, Chairman and CEO of Solgenia SpA. “Building on our success with small and medium businesses in Europe, we see great potential in launching our comprehensive business platform in Canada.”
“We are pleased to welcome a new team of employees with a long standing reputation for delivering great service to its customers,” said Bob Binns, CEO of Solgenia USA and Canada. “We look forward to serving our new customers and are excited to offer them business solutions through the robust Solgenia product offering.”
About Solgenia SpA
Through strategic partnerships with Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Hewlett-Packard, Novell, Cisco, and Oracle, Solgenia delivers software solutions through multiple platforms, databases, and technologies, allowing users to customize a solution that best suits their needs and preferences.
Solgenia has over 600 employees and maintains offices in Italy, USA, Canada, and México.
For more information, please visit www.solgenia.com.