ACCEO Solutions Acquires Groupe Techna Inc.
21 Jan, 2016, 13:00 ET
The company expands its selection of solutions used by the municipal, public, and parapublic sectors
MONTREAL, Jan. 21, 2016 /CNW/ - ACCEO Solutions Inc. (ACCEO), a Canadian leader in IT and business and financial solutions, is pleased to announce its acquisition of Groupe Techna Inc. (GTechna) and its subsidiary, GTechna USA. GTechna develops automation systems for parking management, law enforcement, and regulatory activities for police, managers of parking facilities, and public works departments in North America, including Mexico, in Australia, and in Malaysia.
ACCEO's product offering is backed up by a key team of experts and a suite of applications based on Web and mobile technology and integrated into a number of its own solutions. As part of a shift toward digital court processes, ACCEO aims to extend its municipal services to other sectors, such as justice. The acquisition of GTechna is an important step forward in the field of law enforcement and public safety.
"We're very proud to welcome GTechna and its employees to ACCEO. In addition to rounding out our range of solutions for the municipal sphere, the company gives us the opportunity to introduce ourselves to new market sectors in both Quebec and elsewhere in North America. Meanwhile, GTechna's clientele will continue to enjoy the same high standard of service as always," says Gilles Létourneau, president and chief executive officer of ACCEO.
"It is with great enthusiasm that we join our expertise to that of a company of the calibre of ACCEO. In addition to our recognized expertise, from now on we can also rely on ACCEO's stature and stability, as well as its substantial assortment of solutions, to win over, with even greater assurance, our target clientele, which is in large part made up of major cities here and elsewhere in North America, including Mexico, and in Asia," explains Michel Guay, president of GTechna.
About ACCEO Solutions Inc.
Leading Canadian IT company ACCEO Solutions specializes in the design, implementation and integration of, and support for, management software; e-business development; and payment, professional, and technical services. ACCEO Solutions, which is currently experiencing an active growth phase, boasts nearly 1,000 employees, approximately 60,000 clients, and annual revenues exceeding $110 million. For more information, please go to www.acceo.com.
About Groupe Techna Inc.
Founded in 1992 by Sergio Mastronardi (CTO of GTechna) and Michael Leccese, GTechna offers integrated solutions which combine licence plate recognition, automated ticket-generation, and fine-payment technology and various tools which enable the exchange of information with management systems used by cities, courts, and parking-facility managers. It has built an excellent reputation among Quebec municipalities, major North American cities, and numerous police departments. For more information, please go to www.gtechna.com.
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For further information: André Desjardins, Senior Marketing Manager, Shared Services, ACCEO Solutions Inc., 1 800 361-3607, Ext. 3586, [email protected]
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