How To Build an Effective Content Strategy Others Will Envy
Looking Past the Trends: Why Value Lies in the Convergence of...
The Nuances of Marketing
How Tech is Changing Just About Everything in Marketing
The State of Marketing Technology Solutions
Clay Stobaugh, EVP & CMO, John Wiley & Sons
How Modern Marketing leverages Marketing Technology to boost Growth...
Kevin Brown, Head of Marketing Technology at LeasePlan
How Enterprise SEO Technology Helps Deliver a Successful Digital...
Shaun Brown, SVP - Managing Dir & NA Shopper Marketing Discipline at Momentum Worldwide, Momentum Worldwide
Getting Around the Marketing World
Kobi Ben Meir, Director of Marketing, Yalber
Thank you for Subscribing to CIO Applications Weekly Brief
Ernst & Young Acquires Zilker Technology
Zilker is a digital consultancy and systems integrator focused on creating lasting and valuable customer experiences, with deep sector experience in consumer products, health care, financial services, energy, and utilities.
FREMONT, CA: Ernst & Young LLP (EY) announced that Zilker Technology has joined the EY organization, helping elevate its global e-commerce, digital, and cloud capabilities. As businesses continue to tackle large-scale transformation initiatives, this acquisition offers EY clients the unique ability to build engaging, technology-enabled marketing solutions focused on data-driven, personalized customer experiences.
"Businesses have rapidly switched to an online paradigm where customers expect digitally connected solutions that strengthen their e-commerce experience," said Kelly Grier, EY US Chair and Managing Partner and Americas Managing Partner. "We're incredibly excited to welcome Zilker to the EY family as they squarely align with our growth strategy and complement our digital and technology transformation capabilities."
Zilker is a digital consultancy and systems integrator focused on creating lasting and valuable customer experiences, with deep sector experience in consumer products, health care, financial services, energy, and utilities. Based in Austin, TX, Zilker's 360 employees in the US, Canada, Serbia, and India will join the Digital and Emerging Technologies group.
"The addition of Zilker will strengthen how EY delivers end-to-end transformation for our clients, from strategy and design to technology implementation," said Steve Payne, EY Americas Vice Chair – Consulting. "Zilker's global delivery approach and customer-centric culture also strongly match with our core values of exceptional client service and high-performance teaming."
Delivering value through customer experiences is the core of Zilker's culture. The firm's offerings translate demand insights into personally relevant experiences for brands' best customers and prospects.
"Our mission has always been to be a catalyst for growth, aiming to drive material business impact for our clients," says Rob Thomas, Managing Partner and CEO of Zilker Technology. "Joining the EY organization further enables us to live out this goal and create long-term value for leading organizations across the world."
The acquisition will also serve to enhance how EY teams deliver services through the EY alliance ecosystem. Zilker had developed its strategic relationships with existing EY alliance organizations, including Adobe, IBM, and Dell Boomi. Through these critical alliance relationships, EY can merge technologies and insights to help clients digitally transform to be more agile, resilient, and innovative.