[In this Picture : Mr. Mano Sekaram, CEO & Co-founder, 99X Technology, is receiving the award from Mr. Christopher Joshua, Executive Director of Access Engineering, accompanied by Mr. Sunil G Wijesinha, Senior Deputy President of NCCSL.]
The prestigious 9th National Business Excellence Awards (NBEA) 2012 organized by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) was held on the 4th of December at Colombo Hilton aimed at recognizing the Sri Lankan businesses which contributed to social economic development in various business areas. 99X Technology, formerly known as Eurocenter DDC, won the Gold award in the ICT Services category.
The distinguished panel of judges at the National Business Excellence Awards were Director of Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) – Professor Uditha Liyanage , Resident Representative of International Monetary Fund – Dr. Koshy Mathai , Chairman of Japan Lanka Industrial Development Centre – Mr. Nihal Abeysekera , Chairman of Capital Trust Securities Group – Mr. M R Prelis, President Society of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka- Professor Lakshman R Watawala and Precedent Partner of Nithya Partners – Mr. Aritha Wikramanayake.
This award recognizes the contribution made by 99X Technology to the growth and thought leadership of Sri Lanka’s IT/BPO industry which is to be one of the largest revenue earners for the country by 2015. This reaffirms the company’s continuous stride to make Quality as their key differentiator in the software export market.
Mano Sekaram , CEO & Co founder, 99X Technology said we are humbled to receive the Gold award for ICT services at such a prestigious platform. This award belongs to all the men and women who persistently strive at 99X Technology towards gaining company excellence and making it an outstanding organization that is admired in the ICT industry.
The company also had the honour of becoming the first ever Software company in Sri Lanka to win the Arch of Europe award for Quality and Technology in Frankfurt, Germany. Earlier this year, 99X Technology received the outstanding exporter in 2011 award, in the Gold category (medium) for their outstanding achievements under the category of export of Business and Professional services at the 20th National Chamber Export (NCE) awards.
99X Technology provides outsourced Software Product Engineering services to Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) in the Eastern Europe region and has a proven track record of 10 years in building and releasing more than 100 high quality commercial software products worldwide. 99X Technology has shown tremendous commitment to evolve their innovation practices and concentrate heavily on continuous research in order to make their delivery of better standards, all their processes conform to ISO 9001:2008 and CMMi standards while been endorsed by the Microsoft Corporate as a Gold Certified Partner. These efforts have made Sri Lanka as a preferred destination for outsourcing software services in the global arena.