FULLERTON, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—March 10, 2008— KETIV Technologies today marked its silver anniversary as an Autodesk value-added reseller (VAR). KETIV is a leading Autodesk solutions provider, specializing in CAD software and services for the manufacturing and civil markets in the southwestern United States. As one of the first resellers to earn Autodesk VAR designation in 1982, KETIV has maintained an admirable track record of quality customer service and expertise that meets customers' high standards.
"KETIV's team of industry experts increase the profitability of
engineering services companies by helping them simplify the process of
conceptualization, design and production. Our seasoned consultants are
informed about engineering processes and have the experience required
to create a clear connection between the use of software and business
objectives," said Kanwar Anand, KETIV's president and chief executive
"From the outset, KETIV and Autodesk have shared a vision for
technology's potential impact on the business of design and a
commitment to put customers' needs front and center," said Steven
Blum, senior vice president, Americas Sales, Autodesk. "Our shared
approach has created a successful, long-term partnership and played an
important role in the evolution of AutoCAD and 3D software solutions
including Inventor and Civil 3D."
KETIV's recent successes include:
-- KETIV's manufacturing presence expanded into Arizona to
provide local support and training for 2D and 3D design
-- On behalf of two customers, KETIV and Autodesk helped the
companies engage with Autodesk's Invest in Education program,
which gives commercial companies purchasing Autodesk software
the opportunity to donate seat licenses to an educational
institution of their choice.
-- Three customers received Autodesk's Inventor of the Month
award, which recognizes Inventor users on a global level for
innovations in design.
KETIV has represented Autodesk's software solutions since its
inception and continues to grow. "We've earned the loyalty of our
customers, while expanding our reach into the Southwest. Our
knowledgeable team remains at the forefront of technology and has the
vision and expertise to engage with forward-thinking approaches such
as digital prototyping, lean engineering, and data management tools.
We look forward to continuing to develop strong customer relationships
by proactively providing comprehensive services as we go forward,"
About KETIV Technologies
KETIV Technologies is a leading Autodesk solutions provider with
25 years' experience delivering CAD software and services. KETIV's
team of industry experts increase the profitability of engineering
services companies by helping them simplify the process of
conceptualization, design and production. KETIV serves the
manufacturing and civil engineering industries.
Autodesk is the world's leading 2D and 3D design software company
for the manufacturing, building and construction, and media and
entertainment markets. Autodesk brought sophisticated design
capabilities to the PC with AutoCAD software in 1982, and continues to
build on that principle of innovation to help customers improve
productivity throughout the design, construction, manufacture and
management of projects. In addition, its developer partners offer
thousands of niche applications that complement Autodesk products.
Autodesk designates VARs based in part on their proficiency in
promoting, demonstrating, installing and supporting Autodesk products,
and provides VARs with business guidance, training, marketing support
and incentives to deliver consistently high-quality service for the
latest Autodesk applications.
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