POINTWESTCareer Talk De La Salle University 29 June 2012
Kevin F. DionBusiness Analyst / Software EngineerPointwest Innovations CorporationDe La Salle University – ManilaBS Electronics and CommunicationsEngineeringDecember 2009Licensed Electronics EngineerPresident, Electronics and CommunicationsEngineering Society (DLSU-ECES) - 2008*Development of Employee Journal*Human Resource Department Process Review andAnalysis*Development of a POS application for a furniture leasing and selling company in the US*Project Management Knowledge Site Development*Offline Remittance System Development*Re-architecture of a Broadcast Traffic System
Where do you want to go? What are you looking for?How far are you willing to go?
You are at a crossroads in life… educationfamily friends, career, travel, work-life balance, working environment, learning and development, benefits, room for growth, compensation, values, opportunities, relationships, job security, self- management, creativity, leadership, rewards/recognition, mentors, Social Responsibilities
Where you will go… How far you will go… How soon you will get there… Who you will meet along the way… What you will accomplish… What you will learn… How much you will contribute… Whether you will enjoy the journey…Will depend on the foundation you will build in the next 2-3 years
Pointing you to the right directionSetting you on the right pathHelping you build a solid foundation
WHO WE ARE NOT We do NOT claim to be Goliaths of the industry We are NOT a foreign- owned company We are NOT a call center companyPointwest Makati Delivery Center
709 19.79 576 504 15.6 Headcount 466 Revenue (US$MM) 13.25 409 11.3 10.5 252 7.1 137 152 4.51 60 2.42 0.722003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2003 – Established US subsidiary 2005 – Started BPO service in healthcare 2006 – Appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3 Accredited under CBI by the Dutch Government 2007 – Made $10M in revenue with a headcount of 409 2008 – Started operations at the UP-Ayala Land Technohub Recognized as the Best Mid-Sized Locally Owned BPO Company of the Year at the Intl ICT Awards and Most Progressive Homegrown IT Service Company at the e-Services Awards 2011 – Closed the year with a 27% jump in revenue at $19.79M, from $15M the previous year