Saline, Mich., February 3, 2009 – Latitude (www.latitudecg.com), a technology consultancy delivering enterprise performance improvement, learning management, web portal, and business intelligence solutions to Fortune 1000 companies, today announced details of its 2008 results and plans for expanded service offerings in 2009.
Latitude’s gross revenue grew at an 11.5% rate and reached $7.5 million for the year. 2008 was the fifth year of uninterrupted growth in revenue and expansion of its client roster.
Among new clients joining the roster of companies served by Latitude in 2008 were:
- ZANA Network – Content Management System for company’s small business online community
- Automotive parts and aftermarket accessories retailer – Enhancements to training portal used by retail channel
- Major Michigan-based chemical manufacturer – Business Intelligence dashboard
Latitude also announced partnership arrangements with Ektron and Skillsoft. Significant new projects with existing clients included General Motors, Chrysler Corporation and the American Board of Emergency Medicine.
“I am proud to report another year of increased revenue in a very challenging economy” said Latitude President Jeff Walter. “It is an acknowledgement of the tremendous expertise of Latitude staff and the value we bring to our client companies, helping them work more efficiently and make informed business decisions to create and maintain a competitive advantage in a global economy.”
Latitude expanded its offering by launching Latitude CommTech (www.commtech-services.com), a Howell, MI-based company that provides telecommunications and IT infrastructure business support to small and mid-sized businesses in Southeast Michigan.
In addition, Latitude has expanded the offerings available at its public training portal LatitudeU (www.latitudeu.com), where any person or organization can “Teach the world.”
A senior technology consultancy, Latitude helps Fortune 1000 companies improve operational performance. By focusing on channel performance, learning and certification programs, and other specific business challenges, our consultants have developed proven expertise and capabilities in business intelligence, business portals, online communities, and learning management.
Patrick McLaughlin on behalf of Latitude