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Branham300 Company Spotlight: Navantis

Monday, April 23, 2012

Branham300 Company Spotlight - NavantisSince its inception, the fundamental goal of the Branham300 has been to raise the profile of the Canadian ICT industry, identify its leaders, as well as illustrate the depth and breadth of innovative technology that is offered by Canadian ICT organizations on a national and international stage. Each month, the Branham300 NOW newsletter profiles industry leaders in an effort to bring well deserved exposure to organizations that are catalysts of growth within the Canadian ICT industry.

Navantis is a leading end-to-end systems integrator and solution provider, that has been recognized as a leading Canadian technology player on the Branham300 for the past decade. More recently, in its 2011 fiscal year Navantis experienced strong growth, increasing revenues by more than 50%, leading it to be recognized on the 2012 Edition of the Branham300 as one of the Top Movers and Shakers. The following profile highlights Navantis' past and present accomplishments and its plans for the future.

Where Navantis Came From…

Navantis CEO John Kvasnic best personifies what Navantis is all about. In 1998, he saw an opportunity to build end-to-end solutions leveraging the new emerging enterprise technologies from Microsoft. He bet his reputation that Microsoft’s latest technologies would simplify the way enterprises did business, and became one of Microsoft’s first 25 partners worldwide.

Right from the beginning, John wanted to shape Navantis with one focus in mind “establish trusted relationship with clients, the rest will follow…”. As a result of that philosophy and very hard work, Navantis landed some impressive clients right from the beginning who 10+ years later are still clients of Navantis, including Microsoft, Honda Canada, Ontario Power Generation to name a few.

Where Navantis is Today…

Over the last 14 years, Navantis has experienced rapid growth becoming Canada’s largest Microsoft System Integrations firm, with over 30 Microsoft & Industry Awards. In 2011, Microsoft Canada awarded Navantis the prestigious “Microsoft Choice Partner of the Year” award for delivering innovative technology solutions in the Canadian marketplace.

Navantis builds solutions leveraging the Microsoft stack of technologies for communication and collaboration, business process management, relationship management, transactions, and business intelligence. Navantis provides an enhanced value proposition for clients by combining strategic and technical expertise a number of industry markets, matching clients’ needs with technology solutions.

Navantis’ mission is to deliver the strongest client focus and technical excellence through one organization servicing the entire IT continuum – architecture, infrastructure, application development, solutions and support.

Today, Navantis has locations in Toronto, Calgary, Houston, and Sri Lanka. With over 350 employees, Navantis achieves client intimacy through its industry approach and strong local presence

Where Navantis Plans to Go Tomorrow…

Moving forward, Navantis will continue to earn the trust of clients by building solutions that drive results. At the forefront of emerging technologies & trends like cloud and virtualizations solutions, Navantis is poised for continued growth in 2012. Further expansion across Canada and into the US markets will also continue for the company.

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