Data#3 will open its new
The ASX-listed national integrator planned to move into a facility that Grant claimed was “four times bigger".
Grant told CRN that the Western Australian business had grown from nine staff to 17 in the past financial year - a mix of sales and pre-sales staff.
The office move was "a combination of a strong Western Australian economy and a great licensing business,” he said.
At the same time, Data#3 was expanding its Sydney office and also relocating to new premises in Brisbane.
Grant said Data#3 has taken extra space in its
“There is no dislocation, it’s fantastic. We’ve done a complete refit," he said.
According to Grant, creating a mobile workforce was a key driver.
“No executive has an office," he said. “It’s not about hot desks, it’s about collaboration and mobility.”
“We already have smartphones and we’re introducing tablets.
“We put a lot of work into understanding the pros and cons,” he said.
“And, we’re overlaying it to
Meanwhile, Grant said the company has also invested in warehousing and configuration space in Sydney and Melbourne.
"We're finalising a new [warehouse] in Sydney which is double in size," he said.
In its annual general meeting report, Grant announced that Data#3 founder Terry Powell was reappointed to the company's board.
Last week Data#3 said its first half profit forecast was up by 50 percent compared to FY09/10.