MBE Profile - Northwest Software, Inc.
Northwest Software, Inc., is a global Information Technology Consulting Services Company headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon. NSI provides Information Technology services either on a staff augmentation or on a project basis, drawing from a pool of diverse, highly skilled talent including IT professionals, software engineers and seasoned project managers located locally and internationally. NSI has grown from a staff augmentation company to one that can also provide complete solutions. The company has delivered over 600 person-years of IT consulting services to hundreds of clients such as Hewlett-Packard, ADP Dealer Services and USDA Forest Services.
Sonal C. Shah, President of Northwest Software, Inc. was selected by the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2002 Oregon State Small Business Person of the Year. This is the state’s highest state-level honor given annually to an outstanding diversity business owner. U.S. Small Business Administration Portland District Director Phil Gentry said, “NSI is a premier software company because of its technological innovation and exceptional talent. The company has survived economic downturns by deepening relationships with current customers and creating new ones. Under Ms. Shah’s leadership, NSI has been nominated as the Top 50/100 fastest growing companies in Oregon across all industries for the last consecutive six years.” “We are constantly innovating and investing in technology and refinement of processes to streamline our customer’s human capital acquisition process”, Shah said. “We have played a key role as investors in EZRecruit.com, Inc., a company developing enterprise-wide products to streamline our clients’ recruitment and supply-chain processes. After over 30 person-years of development we have perfected EZRecruit and are using it effectively to rapidly source, screen and present matching candidates to our clients. In addition, we believe in giving back to the community especially to the educational systems that will fuel our future growth.” Northwest Software, Inc. has been a member of the NMBC since 2001.
For more information about Northwest Software, Inc., please visit http://www.nwsi.com.