STARTEK Announces Expansion to Tegucigalpa, Honduras
STARTEK opening second site in Honduras
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--STARTEK (NYSE:SRT) a provider of business process outsourcing services announced today the signing of a lease for a new contact center in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
“The addition of another center in Honduras was driven by client demand”
This is the second location in Honduras for STARTEK. San Pedro Sula, the first location for STARTEK, currently employs approximately 1,300.
“The addition of another center in Honduras was driven by client demand,” said Chad Carlson, STARTEK’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “The market in Tegucigalpa is great for our business with a highly educated labor pool. San Pedro Sula was our first center and also introduced our industry to the country. We anticipate Tegucigalpa to be another great location for us.”
The city of Tegucigalpa is the capitol of Honduras and the country’s largest city. With a population nearing 1.3 million, the city is home to twelve institutions of higher learning.
“We are opening global and digital opportunities here in the capital of Honduras. STARTEK, by opening its doors here, will provide opportunities for thousands of our youth,” said Juan Diego Zelaya, Executive Director of INFOP in Honduras.
Grupo Karims, a multi-national corporation with businesses in Asia, North America, Central America and the Caribbean is STARTEK’s development partner for San Pedro Sula’s Altia Business Park. Tegucigalpa will be a similar development.
The site is open now and hiring contact center agents. Applicants must be comfortable working on a computer and talking on the phone. To apply for the open positions please visit www.starkek.com/careers.
STARTEK is a comprehensive contact center and business process outsourcing service company with approximately 11,200 employees we call Brand Warriors who for over 25 years have been committed to making a positive impact on our clients’ business results. Our mission is to enable and empower our Brand Warriors to promote our clients’ brands every day and bring value to our stakeholders. We accomplish this by aligning with our clients’ business objectives resulting in a trusted partnership.