Québec City, Canada – May 05, 2018 – OSF Digital today announced that it has received funding from HSBC, BDC Capital, and most recently, was one of four companies selected to receive an investment from Salesforce Ventures as part of the launch of Salesforce’s Canada Trailblazer fund. The Salesforce Trailblazer Fund invests in Canadian startups to fuel cloud innovation and customer success in the region.
OSF Digital will use these funds to position the company for heightened growth and set the stage for the future acquisition of additional companies to increase OSF’s global footprint. OSF also plans to use these funds for future product development, such as the current work that is being undertaken towards engineering OSF UnifyCOMMERCE InStore, an innovative solution that will help harness the power of big data.
“This investment will greatly assist us in our continued plans for global expansion and help us to increase our established capabilities in delivering digital transformation and multi-cloud/connected cloud initiatives for existing and potential clients worldwide,” says Gerard Szatvanyi, CEO, OSF Digital. “We are very optimistic about the future and the impact that we make within the digital and IT space.”
OSF Digital has been a proud, longstanding partner of Salesforce and has recently become a Salesforce Gold Consulting Partner. OSF possesses extensive Commerce Cloud and multi-cloud expertise, offering merchants consulting, implementation and customization work, as well as ongoing maintenance and support for the more than 120 online shops that the company has helped to launch.
OSF Digital, is a top digital Cloud transformation specialist and leading global commerce solutions company. Winner of Salesforce’s 2016 Partner Innovation Award in Retail, the company provides technology, consulting, implementation and Online Shop Management services to emerging brands, premier brands and retailers focused on building Multi-Cloud and Unified Commerce projects using Salesforce Clouds and other top-tier cloud technologies. OSF’s agile approach allows the company to scale global growth more quickly and enable businesses to simplify the customer experience. OSF has financial backing from HSBC and BDC, and investment from Salesforce Ventures. With over 120 ongoing projects and eight years of worldwide deployments, OSF delivers innovative digital solutions across channels, devices and locales.
Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. Salesforce Ventures — the company’s corporate investment group — invests in the next generation of enterprise technology that extends the power of the Salesforce Customer Success Platform. Portfolio companies receive funding, access to the world’s largest cloud ecosystem and guidance from Salesforce’s innovators and executives. With Salesforce Ventures, portfolio companies can also leverage Salesforce's expertise in corporate philanthropy by joining Pledge 1% to make giving back part of their business model. Salesforce Ventures has invested in more than 275 enterprise cloud startups in 17 countries since 2009. For more information, please visit www.salesforce.com/ventures.