Scio Consulting Taps Beck as VP of Business Development

Key hire to meeting the growing demand for nearshore product development solutions.

San Jose, CA, December 28, 2008 --( Scio Consulting, a leading provider of Nearshore Outsourced Product Development (OPD) for ISVs, SaaS and Web companies, today announced a key addition to their executive management team.

Jeremy Beck joins Scio as Vice President of Business Development responsible for expanding its customer base and building long-term relationships with enterprise clients. Jeremy brings more than 10 years of international business experience in providing technology solutions to Fortune 1000 companies in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Scio CEO, Luis Aburto, said Monday it hired a former MassMutual and Kanbay (now CapGemini) executive, Jeremy Beck as VP of Business Development to be responsible for growing sales in the North America region. Mr. Beck, 35, will begin working at the Morelia Mexico-based nearshore development center immediately.

“Jeremy brings a wealth of experience building and leading international sales organizations in the software development industry,” Aburto said in a statement announcing the hiring. “He possesses the strategic insight, experience and strong customer focus that are required to lead sales at Scio.”

"Scio is adequately poised to serve the North American ISV market as the market transitions from desktop and client server based applications to multi-tenant, scalable SaaS applications" states Mr. Beck. Mr. Beck also notes that “combining our SaaS technical knowledge with the speed of Agile development methodologies and the cost benefits of nearshore development puts Scio in the driver’s seat for a growing industry.”

About Scio Consulting
Scio Consulting is a nearshore provider of web application development services to the North American market from its Nearshore Development Center in Morelia, Mexico. Besides deep .Net, C/C++, and Java expertise, the company also brings significant experience in the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and Rich Internet Application (RIA) outsourced product development arena. More details about Scio can be found at

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