September 29, 2005 09:30 ET

Smart Solutions International, a GOT Company, Expands Puerto Rican Operations

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 29, 2005) -

Smart Solutions opens new office and hires staff to drive growth in the region

Smart Solutions International, a leading Caribbean business intelligence consultancy today announced the expansion of its operations in Puerto Rico and opening of a new office. This expansion enables the company to better serve existing Puerto Rican clients, including Triple S Insurance, the Puerto Rico Power Authority, and El Nuevo Dia, while increasing its market presence in the region.

"For centuries, Puerto Rico has been a crossroads for business, commerce and culture between North, Central and Latin America," said Javier Ramirez, Director Business Development of Smart Solutions. "Smart Solutions started its business here 10 years ago and this expansion demonstrates our continued commitment to the market. By delivering leading business intelligence solutions we will help our Puerto Rican customers to better understand their businesses and position themselves to take advantage of the opportunities being presented by Puerto Rico's dynamic economy."

"Smart Solution's expansion and dedicated focus on serving the Puerto Rican market with best-of-breed solutions underlines the company's determination to become the leading business intelligence consultancy in the Caribbean," said Josee Paquin, COO of GOT Corporation. "Delivering a leading product brand like Cognos bundled with world-class service and support has positioned Smart Solutions better than any other vendor to extend its leadership role into this market."

Recognized Caribbean-wide for the quality of its consultants and the success of its projects, Smart Solutions will deliver Cognos-based business intelligence solutions using its proven methodology and innovative designs, to Puerto Rican organizations. Smart Solution's new office will be integrated with its Puerto Rican affiliate, Business Systems Integrators. The company will bring on staff to support its expanding operations.

About Smart Solutions International

Smart Solutions International, a leading Cognos Business Intelligence consultancy, has over a decade of experience implementing enterprise solutions to government, financial and utility organizations across the Caribbean, Latin America and North America. The company's customer list includes the First Caribbean International Bank, BP Amoco Trinidad, Pfizer Dominicana, Cable & Wireless, Banco Popular of Dominican Republic, and Governments of Antigua, Barbados, Belize, Grenada, Guyana and St.Lucia. In 2004, Smart Solutions won Cognos' Constellation award as the top Cognos reseller in the Caribbean. For more information about Smart Solutions, or its parent company GOT Corporation, please visit, or call (561) 367-9085.

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