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Introducing auticon Canada’s Advisory Board

Last week was memorable for both auticon and me personally. Not only did we announce a funding round led by my firm Ferst Capital Partners, I also had the privilege of leading auticon Canada’s first Advisory Board meeting as Chair. I am thus thrilled to introduce our Advisory Board, a collection of leaders representing the Canadian business, clinical, and autism communities:

Autism Employer auticon raises $2.95M for North American Growth

auticon, a social enterprise that employs adults on the autism spectrum as technology consultants, announced today that it had received a capital investment of $2.95 million (USD) with a significant portion coming from an investor group led by Montréal-based Ferst Capital Partners. This investment will support auticon in expanding its North American footprint.

auticon joins forces with Meticulon

auticon, the award-winning, leading global technology employer for autistic professionals, has just entered into the Canadian market in Montréal and now announced to join forces with Meticulon in Calgary, Canada’s first technology company focused on employing people with autism.

Automation – The Journey to Create a Test Case

Automation – The Journey to Create a Test Case A Quest to Learn Software Testing’s Great Potential, by Will Collett Few have not heard of the concept of automation, and many have formed some kind of opinion on the matter. [...]

MindSpark Anniversary and auticon Acquisition Celebration

On June 26th, 2018, MindSpark celebrated its 5th anniversary at its new office in Culver City. As part of the festivities, the employees located in Santa Monica and Culver City came together with their families to socialize. Also in attendance were Kurt Schöffer, the CEO of auticon, and Dr. Gerrit Seidel, managing director of yabeo Management, as well as past and future clients and employees of MindSpark. Amidst cake and refreshments in the balmy Culver City afternoon,

auticon, Leading Global Technology Employer for Autistic Professionals, Expands Worldwide Reach with Acquisition of U.S. Company MindSpark, Inc.

auticon, das erfolgreiche Technologieunternehmen, das ausschließlich Autisten als IT-Consultants beschäftigt, übernimmt US-Wettbewerber MindSpark I Bestandsinvestoren und Neu-Investoren ermöglichen US-Markteintritt des jungen Unternehmens I Bessere Integration und Förderung der Neuro-Diversität in Unternehmen das Ziel