- Tech Insights
According to Kumar Bhavanasi, President and CEO of First Tek, “Employees come first and without employees you don’t have a company!” Kumar Bhavanasi persistence through hard work and determination has lead the First Tek to success. He continually strives to understand what will make his clients and people successful, then collaboratively develops the long-term strategic vision and an efficient tactical plan and motivates his team to get results. He is the driving force behind First Tek’s success since its founding and guardian of the company’s loyalty and dedication to its clients and employees.
" First Tek has grown through strategic acquisitions of innovative companies with specialized technical expertise. We now provide a broad range of capabilities to our clients, using state-of-the-art technologies to meet mission-critical business objectives. "
Kumar Bhavanasi continually strives to understand what will make his clients and people successful. “Innovation can’t exist in a vacuum and in today’s world, our future depends on innovation. As a company that has built its success on developing new technology to improve the way we work, we do our best to create an environment where forward-thinking ideas are celebrated and rewarded,” says the steadfast leader. At First Tek, they believe that true growth can only be meaningful when it is inclusive. This is why they focus on cultivating an open, friendly environment that pushes experimentation and exploration, both as an employee and an individual. “We encourage open interaction with senior management, reward healthy competition, and recognize outstanding performance, none of which could exist without the environment we have spent years cultivating,” adds Kumar.
The industry-leading firm has experience in end-to-end implementation, customizations and provides development and/or production support of applications through its global delivery model. Project teams provide the precise mix of skills, experience and the personalities it takes to successfully complete a project. As a single source provider, clients are ensured rate consistency and process efficiency.
First Tek can provide specialists proficient in nearly every IT discipline and experience level, when and where companies need them. The company’s consultants are thoroughly screened to fit each client’s technology profile and corporate culture before they are ever submitted, saving clients time and bringing the search process to closure quickly. And First Tek employs dedicated and responsive Account Managers to provide around the clock support on client projects.
First Tek also provides complete project management services. The firm has a proven track record of delivering high-quality results on-time and on-budget. First Tek leverages its senior technology experts together with its outstanding recruiting organization and works with clients to meet all of their objectives.
The company has expertise in managing resources, logistics, and tools to implement technology in many areas of IT. Once a strategy has been defined and a company begins planning implementation, they turn to First Tek to handle all aspects of completing projects and support in managing the resources that are central to the infrastructure and technology portfolio, including software development, support, deployments and training.
A developer himself, Kumar built First Tek by identifying and cultivating talented individuals working in emerging technologies, then connecting them to clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to state governments. Despite its rapid growth, First Tek employees remain loyal to the company, with an average tenure of more than a decade. Much of that retention is attributable to the company’s consistent focus on professional development, first hiring the best and the brightest individuals, then making a significant investment in training to keep certifications current or ahead of trends. Advising the future entrepreneurs Kumar states “Do what is good for the employee and the clients, and success will follow!”
President & CEO
First Tek provides quality, cost-effective technology services and solutions to companies around the country. With nearly 1,000 employees in 42 states, First Tek has repeatedly demonstrated our capability to successfully serve clients in diversified industries. We treat every challenge as unique and deliver the right solution to the problem at hand.