Ram Raju recognized for proactive support of international IT community
OTTAWA, March 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Ram Raju, President and CEO of Kivuto
Solutions Inc., the global leader in complex digital distribution, has
received the IMPACT Award from the International Talent Acquisition
Centre (In-TAC), an Ottawa-based organization that connects
internationally-trained IT professionals with local employers.
Raju received the award for his continuing support of In-TAC's efforts
through Kivuto's proactive hiring practices. In 2012 alone, Kivuto
hired 16 graduates of In-TAC's employment programs.
"It's an honor to receive this award on behalf of all of us at Kivuto,"
Raju said. "We are all firm believers in finding the right talent for
the right job and In-TAC's programs have enabled us to find exceptional
international talent right here in Ottawa. In-TAC makes it easier to
find individuals with the IT skills and knowledge our business needs,
and with cross-cultural expertise and language skills that will help
Kivuto bridge cultural gaps and expand into global markets."
The IMPACT Award was presented at In-TAC's fourth annual "Where Business Meets Talent" Gala at the National Arts Center in Ottawa. The gala celebrated
In-TAC's ongoing efforts to bring international talent to Canadian
businesses. Seven individuals and businesses were honored, including
employers, community collaborators, newcomers and individuals in Ottawa
that have contributed to the success of In-TAC's programs through
proactive hiring practices, excellent training and support, mentoring
and commitment to learning. Since its inception, 250 immigrants who
have made Canada their new home found work in their field of expertise
through the support of In-TAC's 400 partner businesses in Ottawa,
Calgary, and Vancouver.
The International Talent Acquisition Centre (In-TAC) is the employer
services division of the Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre
(OCCSC). It provides seamless integration services that bring together
internationally-trained professionals and employers through a variety
of programs. In addition to its job matching service, In-TAC also
offers cultural competency training - free of charge - to participating
employers on how to recruit, integrate, and retain international talent
into their work environments. www.in-tac.ca.
Kivuto Solutions Inc. is the global leader in solving complex digital
distribution challenges. Over 60,000 academic institutions and
departments trust Kivuto to manage and distribute software to their
students, faculty and staff. The company distributes software in 195
countries and supports 11 languages. www.kivuto.com.
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SOURCE: Kivuto Solutions Inc.
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