Carl Lamiel, writing for Yugatech;
Sterling has bought a total of 85% combined stake from the companies according to Openovate’s former CEO and now Chief Technology officer Christan Blanquera.
Sterling known for its papers and school supplies, and to keep with times the company ventured into other industries such as retail and leasing, BPO, and agriculture. This acquisition of Openovate could be one of the many that the company have in the pipeline.
Notable products/project of Openovate are;
- Galleon – ecommerce site for products not available in the Philippines
- Iris Text – a mobile app that can turn your phone into a customer support Tool.
- Salaaap – a buy and sell site with a price comparison and product search community.
- Aces Call Center Jobs – Job board for call centers.