On the 14th of September 2016, a grand awards ceremony was held to reward the winners of the National Best Quality Software Awards 2016 at which Ceffectz (Pvt) Ltd managed to win a bronze award for its product GreetlyApp. The event was graced by the Chief Guest Hon. Harin Fernando, Minister of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure in Sri Lanka.
National Best Quality Awards ICT competition is an annual event in the Sri Lankan calendar, which is organized by the chartered institute for IT (BCS – UK, The CIIT) Sri Lankan section. NBQSA was organized under 19 categories for both students and commercial sectors and Ceffectz emerged triumphant in the e-Inclusion and e-Community category as a bronze award winner. Among the other categories were fields such as security, healthcare, tourism, education etc. Gold, Silver and bronze awards were presented in these categories and only around 65 commercial and tertiary winners were recognized from all over the island out of which GreetlyApp stood out. This year, the competition was held for the 18th consecutive time since its inception in 1998. The motive behind this great initiative is to provide recognition to outstanding achievements of individuals and organizations in Sri Lanka, to provide a window to gain international recognition for local ICT products and to improve the quality of local ICT products as to equal international standards.
Ceffectz (Pvt) Ltd represented by its Founder & CEO – Mr. Buwaneka Ranatunge was recognized by the industry leaders and government officers for its contribution towards the society and development of ICT in Sri Lanka. As a global competitor, Ceffectz holds a reputed position in the local ICT industry as well. Ceffectz thrives on taking its products to the global market and meeting international standards by putting together a recipe of three unique ingredients- collaborative imagination, newest technology and cutting edge designs. Ceffectz as a startup based in Sri Lanka raises the bar up high for local organizations. As a team of visionaries, they provide a range of services to fulfill the needs of the public including the creation of interactive designs, user interfaces, mobile/web applications etc. In this technologically driven era, the dedicated team at Ceffectz works with determination to bring unique and high-quality products to the table. Quality, simplicity and professionalism are three features specifically maintained at Ceffectz. They believe that building a long term relationship of trust with their clients and focusing on every project with special attention is a reason for their success.
GreetlyApp which won the bronze award at NBQSA 2016 is a Mobile/web application developed by Ceffectz which showcases both professionalism and simplicity. The app will be available from November on Google Play for Android users and is currently available on App Store for Apple users. This is a perfect,modern day alternative to real life greeting cards. The app is developed to enable users to share greetings with anyone, anytime and anywhere in the world. It’s a strategy to stay connected to family and friends even at hard pressed times in life. Ceffectz promotes its customers to spread love and share positive thoughts during any special moments or occasions. Whether it is a reason to celebrate or not, this is an opportunity to remind your loved ones that they are in your thoughts. The layout is simple and easy to understand. Users can select from more than 1000 perfectly designed cards and personalise with messages and stickers. It’s easier than ever once you select the contact and press send. GreetlyApp promotes creativity and innovation with a flawless design and structure. What’s more is that the system has established a useful reminder service to make sure that the user remembers every special occasion, even when not kept in mind. This is an initiative taken by Ceffectz to create a 100% green environment by discouraging the use of cards made out of paper at the cost of trees. Ceffectz is a well-deserved winner of the bronze award at NBQSA 2016 since it has identified its responsibilities towards the betterment of the world. GreetlyApp has not only proven to be a success but also a step was taken towards building an environmentally friendly society. Among many of the competitors, Ceffectz managed to showcase brilliance and stand out with the launch of one of its finest products;GreetlyApp. GreetlyApp renders an immeasurable service and adds value to lives of people all over the world. GreetlyApp will continue to be an innovation mastered to be resourceful and efficient.
Ceffectz as a leading ICT organization has introduced GreetlyApp as well as CV Showcase which function as yet another web/mobile application. CV Showcase is the ultimate employment platform connecting job seekers and employers. Whether to find and recruit the most skilled staff or to find your dream job, CV Showcase comes in handy. As an organization Ceffectz is climbing up the ladder of success with such signs of great potential. Though many more challenges need to be faced down the road, Ceffectz is holding on to its strengths.