- Valor Economico, a leading business newspaper in Brazil, has recognized Atento among the companies that stand out for its innovation and technology in the country
- The company, which has recently launched Atento Digital, its digital services unit, has been included among the 5 most innovative companies in Brazil in the Services sector ranking
SAO PAULO, July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Atento S.A. (NYSE: ATTO), the leading provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing services (CRM/BPO) in Latin America, and one of the three top providers worldwide, has been recognized as one of the most innovative companies in Brazil by Valor Economico.
The company is the only one in its sector included in the "Innovation Brazil" ranking that recognizes companies that stand out for their developments in technology and research in Brazil. The study is produced by Valor Economico, one of the most important newspapers in the country, in collaboration with the consulting firm PwC. Atento achieved the 4th position in the Services sector ranking and the 98th position in the overall ranking of the 150 most innovative companies in the country.
Mario Camara, Managing Director of Atento Brasil commented, "This recognition coincides with the launch of Atento Digital, our newly created business unit integrating Atento's digital assets to generate more value for our clients and accelerate our growth in digital services ". Mr. Camara added, "Our position in this prestigious ranking reflects our commitment to invest in technology, business intelligence and talent to generate end-to-end solutions that enable companies to maximize the benefits of digitalization throughout the customer's life cycle ".
Atento is the largest provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing (CRM BPO) services in Latin America, and among the top three providers globally, based on revenues. Atento is also a leading provider of nearshoring CRM/BPO services to companies that carry out their activities in the United States. Since 1999, the company has developed its business model in 13 countries where it employs 150,000 people. Atento has over 400 clients to whom it offers a wide range of CRM/BPO services through multiple channels. Atento's clients are mostly leading multinational corporations in sectors such as telecommunications, banking and financial services, health, retail and public administrations, among others. Atento´s shares trade under the symbol ATTO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). In 2016, Atento was named one of the World´s 25 Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work® for a fourth consecutive year. For more information visit www.atento.com
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