Solidworks Corporation Opens New Office in Brazil to Serve Fast-Growing Market for 3D Mechanical Design Software.
Responding to increasing customer demand and a dynamic market for its 3D mechanical design software, SolidWorks Corporation today opened a new office in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
The office will help coordinate activities of authorized SolidWorks resellers serving more than 1,000 companies in the country and selling SolidWorks(R) 3D mechanical design software, COSMOS(TM) design analysis software, and related solutions to help customers move better products more quickly to market.
"This new office enables SolidWorks to get closer to our customers, who are growing in number every day, and will help us bring their businesses to the next level," said Jeff Ray, SolidWorks' chief operating officer. "The office also brings us closer to our authorized resellers by providing them with first-hand information, training, and support that will help them succeed. We believe in the Brazilian market and its savvy manufacturing industry, which is clearly discerning the advantages of SolidWorks over competing mechanical design software."
Key Brazilian customers include Fabrimar, Gerdau S.A., Jumil Maquinas Agricolas S/A, Marcopolo, PETROBRAS, Romi, and WEG Industrias S.A.
Carlos Beato, new sales manager for Latin American operations, will head up the office. He brings more than 15 years of software sales success in Latin America and the United States to his new role. He will also take responsibility for Mexico operations and report to Jeff Ray.
The new office is located at:
Avenida Cidade Jardim, 400 - 7 andar
Jardim Europa Sao Paulo, SP Brazil
tel. 55 11 3818-0980 (Answered) and 55 11 3818-0981 (direct)
fax. 55 11 3818-0977
About SolidWorks Corporation
SolidWorks Corporation, a Dassault Systemes S.A. (Nasdaq: DASTY, Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) company, develops and markets software for mechanical design, analysis, and product data management. It is the #1 supplier of 3D mechanical design software for the mainstream market. For the latest news, information, or a live online demonstration, visit the company's Web site (www.solidworks.com) or call 1-800-693-9000 (outside of North America, call +1-978-371-5000).
SolidWorks is a registered trademark of SolidWorks Corporation, and COSMOS is a trademark belonging to Structural Research and Analysis Corporation. Other brand and product names are trademarks of their respective owners. Copyright (c) 2004 SolidWorks Corporation.