Fueled by rapid growth in the region, company announces new hires and Canadian-French products to better serve Canadian customers
SAN FRANCISCO, June 20, 2017 /CNW/ -- PlanGrid, the leader in construction productivity software, today announced a deeper commitment to the Canadian market, enabling construction professionals to be more productive than ever before by building the most complete record set that streamlines construction, turnover, and operations. The company hired key regional sales, marketing, and business development leaders to better serve contractors and building owners by expanding the delivery of PlanGrid, which includes properly localizing core products in Canadian French. PlanGrid is also working closely with Canadian Construction Innovations (CCI) Clearinghouse, an institution that strives to make the Canadian construction industry more competitive at home and globally.
PlanGrid was born in the mobile-first world, and has been an innovator in the construction industry—at the forefront of major mobile trends and developing technologies that transform project productivity at scale. With more than 90% of all project costs occurring in the field, PlanGrid develops software that not only provides a frictionless customer deployment experience, but is proven to optimize efficiency and profitability. The company streamlines document control and distribution by providing construction teams with easy access to all project information, from any device, which enables seamless collaboration within teams. PlanGrid's value extends over numerous phases of construction, empowering users to build a massive and accurate history of every jobsite through daily use that creates a data-rich record set at turnover that is essential to long-term operations.
PlanGrid's Canadian customer base already includes several high-profile customers in residential and mixed-use high rises, commercial interiors, and commercial real estate construction including: Govan Brown & Associates, ITC Construction Group, Progest Construction, and Shopify.
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PlanGrid is the leader in construction productivity software. Used on more than 500,000 projects around the world, PlanGrid's value extends over numerous phases of construction, building a massive and accurate history of every jobsite through everyday use that creates a data-rich record set at turnover that is essential to long-term operations. PlanGrid is the first construction productivity software that allows contractors and owners in commercial, heavy civil, and other industries to collaborate easily from their mobile devices and desktop, managing blueprints, specs, photos, RFIs, field reports, and punch lists. PlanGrid is used in more than 70 countries by thousands of customers including DPR, Granite, NVIDIA, Target Corporation, and Tutor Perini. The company has secured over $62 million in funding from world-renowned organizations including Sequoia Capital, Tenaya Capital, and several other leading investors. For more information, please visit: https://www.plangrid.com/.
For further information: PlanGrid, Kristina Milian, +1-718-730-4821, [email protected], https://www.plangrid.com