AUSTIN, Texas and LONDON (May 11, 2015) – Asure Software (Nasdaq: ASUR), a leading provider of workplace and time & attendance software solutions, has formed a vendor partnership with Kathea, a top South African value-added distributor of video collaboration, unified communication and workspace management solutions. Under this partnership, Kathea will sell Asure solutions through its channel partners and offer first line service support to customers.
“We are thrilled that Kathea selected Asure as a partner after a comprehensive review of their customers’ needs and our competitors’ offerings,” said Nigel Clarke, Asure Global Senior Vice President of EMEA & APAC. “Kathea represents best-of-breed solutions and delivers technology that enables customers to be more efficient. Their focus on helping organizations to optimize their use of time and space is a perfect fit for Asure.”
“Asure continues to develop a network of best in class partners in new and developing markets globally. All want to deliver our innovative, SaaS-based workplace solutions to their clients,” said Craig Seager, Asure Channel Director EMEA & APAC. “Kathea will be a great partner within the African market as we share the same goals and values, while our solutions complement each other. We are excited to make this announcement and we look forward to working closely together moving forward.”
“Kathea partners with vendors that are global leaders in their respective fields to provide our customers with sophisticated, state-of-the-art technologies that enhance communication strategies and optimize return on investment,” said Richard Henn, CEO at Kathea. “Asure meets our customers’ need for innovative, SaaS-based, mobile solutions. We look forward to the ongoing partnership and support we’ve already seen from Asure.”
About Asure Software
Asure Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASUR) is headquartered in Austin, Texas with regional headquarters in London, England. Asure helps companies better manage their global, mobile workforces with SaaS-based solutions that bring people, time, space and assets together in a meaningful way. The company serves approximately 6,000 clients worldwide with workplace and workforce management solutions that offer innovative ways to help meet the needs of an agile workforce. For more information, please visit https://www.asuresoftware.com/.
Kathea is South Africa’s most established and respected visual collaboration specialist provider, with a history that extends back to 1996, when the first seeds of interactive video conferencing were conceived. Kathea is the master distributor of Polycom in Southern Africa and the only provider offering the full range of Polycom solutions. Kathea is a leader in innovation and their success is reflected by the caliber of their customers, who include SME’s, public sector organisations and more than 90% of South Africa’s Top 40 listed companies.
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Jennifer Roth, Global SVP of Marketing