HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The now open TechOne Centre, a one-stop resource for businesses currently using or switching to Apple products, is the first of its kind in the Houston area since 1999. The Apple Retail and Business Solutions Centre will provide a complete set of conceptual and technical resources, from planning and products to installation, training, support, maintenance, and app development. Capital investment in the new TechOne Centre totals nearly $800,000, which will enhance the economy and tech profile of Greater Houston.
TechOne Centre represents the culmination of a rebranding effort by the former MacAmerica. The purpose of the rebranding is to communicate the wider scope of products and services to be offered through the new Apple Retail and Business Solutions Centre. The company is unique and positions itself as the one and only resource in the area for all conceivable Apple solutions for businesses.
"Businesses want to benefit from switching to Apple," said TechOne Centre President CV Rao. "TechOne Centre is an IT Services partner with the experience and depth to support clients long-term. The company brings together superior technical skills, responsive customer service, Apple certifications, and a wealth of industry experience to provide exactly the support that clients need. We have a track record of delivering great experiences to businesses switching to Apple."
The leadership and staff at TechOne Centre boast the credentials and track record from MacAmerica, to back up their reputation. The support staff includes Apple Certified Engineers — an indisputable mark of expertise and dependability. The company is recognized as a Minority-owned Business by the Houston Minority Supplier Development Council.
TechOne Centre acquired an SBA-guaranteed loan through Wallis State Bank with guidance from the University of Houston's Small Business Development Center and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Initiative. The company currently employs 11 people, up from 5 just a few months ago and expects to add 3 more in the coming months.
In the near future, TechOne Centre intends to expand its offerings to include business-focused app development for iOS. The company will continue to monitor developments in the industry, guaranteeing that businesses are able to leverage technology and innovation to help their bottom lines. Additionally, the Business Solutions Centre will play host to classes and workshops for users new to the world of Apple.
About TechOne Centre
Formerly MacAmerica, TechOne Centre has supported a wide variety of industries, with a large client list that includes familiar names like Conoco Phillips, Fort Bend ISD, MetroPCS, METRO Houston, Pe Ben USA, USAA, Wells Fargo and Match.com. The company also has vast experience working with all levels of educational and government organizations, energy, transportation, manufacturing, print and multimedia firms, health care institutions, law firms, and small businesses.