SOURCE: Akken Inc.

Akken Inc.

April 03, 2014 10:23 ET

AkkenCloud™ Staffing Platform Reports 31% Growth and the Best Q1 Ever

Since Its Launch in 2006, The all in AkkenCloud™ Platform Continues to Gain Momentum and Fans

NASHUA, NH--(Marketwired - Apr 3, 2014) -  Akken, the staffing and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist, reported a 31% growth in revenue for 2013 and a 197% increase in new client bookings for Q1 when compared to the same period last year.

"Our results are a great testament to our platform adoption," said Giridhar Akkineni, founder & CEO of Akken. "We bought in 58% of new client bookings in Q1, 2014 compared to the total revenue in 2013."

"It just keeps getting better and better. The company is responsive to every suggestion we have discussed," said Mickie Sharpe of Premier Staffing Solutions.

"We invested over 115% in R & D compared to 2012 that helped our customers to be on forefront of 2013 trends and changing business processes to be successful," said Prakash Nagabhanu, V.P of Engineering.

In its recent yearly user survey, 96% of AkkenCloud™ users would recommend the platform to a friend or a colleague. "We are working hard for the remaining 4%," said Noel Jaracz, Director of Customer Success. "Our ever growing customer success team will go to any length to help our customers succeed."

"We like the system and the support team has been very responsive. In fact I have referred two companies to Akken in just the past few months," said Susan Durnwirth, CEO of Bench, Inc.

"Referrals have been a big part of our growth," said Jeff Paquette, Director of Enterprise Sales. "We just got back from the Executive Forum 2014 and it was amazing to see the response we had there."

About Akken

Akken is the staffing efficiency and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist. Since 2005, Akken has helped hundreds of staffing companies and recruiting companies improve their efficiency, placing people into quality paying positions and increasing customer retention. The all in AkkenCloud™ is a 100% cloud-based, multi-tenant and integrated software platform for the staffing industry and recruiting industry. It has fully integrated front office, back office and intra office. The all in AkkenCloud™ provides businesses with the mobility to access and work from anywhere on any device.

For more information, please visit www.akkencloud.com, call 1-866-590-6695 or text akkencloud to 91011.

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Contact Information

  • MEDIA CONTACT:
    Giridhar Akkineni
    Akken Inc.
    603-816-4000