|By Marketwired .||
|January 19, 2014 08:00 AM EST||
OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 01/19/14 -- Eng-Clicks is on the move-in more ways than one.
Originally developed as a web-based tool to help Canadian engineers connect and collaborate, the technical and business intelligence network is growing by the day - and CEO Marin Vratonjic has added California's Silicon Valley to his list of 2014 travel destinations.
"Eng-Clicks is not just a social network and it's not just a cloud. We've had trouble coming up with a quick way to describe it because it's so many things rolled into one. We think the potential is huge and we need to be aggressive."
Vratonjic has spent the past five months courting venture capital groups and seeking feedback from seasoned technology entrepreneurs. "The vision is clear and the tools we have in place are the best available. The team is more committed than ever to bringing Eng-Clicks to the next level."
The team knows that this means they will eventually have to grab some attention south of the border, and plan to bring Eng-Clicks to Silicon Valley in the summer of 2014.
"For this type of business, California is obviously where the action is," says Vratonjic. "We want to bring Eng-Clicks into the center of the high-tech universe."
With development in full swing, Vratonjic talks excitedly about his team's plans for the future of Eng-Clicks. "The tools from Solgenia that we will be offering through the site are amazing and the way we are packaging them has never been done before. This is going to be an advanced professional cloud with multiple functions that will change the way technical professionals do business and collaborate with each another."
Vratonjic isn't exaggerating. With business intelligence tools from leading cloud enabler Solgenia, and customized networking for technical professionals, Eng-Clicks is aiming to bring unprecedented value to both its paid subscription and free users.
With the backing of Solgenia's European and North American divisions, Vratonjic is certain that the Eng-Clicks vision can be brought to life. "This is going to be the world's first professional practice network. Connections and opportunities, plus the tools you need to do your job...this is Eng-Clicks."