Globant opens a new development center in Mar del Plata, Argentina
29 Sep 2014
Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 25th, 2014 - Globant, a new-breed of technology services provider focused on delivering innovative software, opened today its new development center in the city of Mar del Plata, Argentina, where they have had operations since 2012. From this new office the company will work on the development of innovative software products for some of the most renowned brands around the world.
The new office is located in the former Sea’s Museum (Museo del Mar), on Colón Av. 1114. “We are extremely excited to plant our flag in Mar del Plata. Since we founded Globant we’ve had the dream of building a global company that could provide development opportunities for young people, no matter where they lived. We started working here with a small team of Globers and continued to grow as we discovered the potential of this location. Today we see a city that is growing, with professionals that are now making an impact around the world, and with a pool of talent that continues to expand each day”, stated Martín Migoya, Globant CEO and co-founder.
“As a person that was born in Mar del Plata, I am proud and happy to open this new development center. The office will allow a lot of local people to have an international career and access top-notch technology and projects without having to leave this beloved city”, added Guibert Englebienne, Globant CTO and co-founder.
Following the same concept as the rest of its offices, the Globers from Mar del Plata will be able to enjoy spaces that were conceived to foster innovation and creativity, such as the auditorium, the music room, the chill out room and the solarium. The structure was designed to enhance the features of the Sea’s Museum. The building was reformed, but kept the original architecture including some of the exhibitions that the traditional museum had, which can still be visited as part of Globant’s Open House, a program that invites the general public to visit the offices.
We are a new-breed technology services provider focused on delivering innovative software solutions by leveraging emerging technologies and trends. We combine the engineering and technical rigor of IT services providers with the creative approach and culture of digital agencies. Globant is the place where engineering, design and innovation meet scale.
In only 11 years, we created a company that:
- Has more than 3,300 professionals working for companies like Google, LinkedIn, JWT, EA and Coca Cola, among others
- Was recognized as one of the top 10 innovative companies in South America by FastCompany
- Was included in the 2010 Cool Vendor in Business Process Services Report by Gartner; and
- Was featured as a case study at Harvard, MIT and Stanford.
For more information, visit www.globant.com