June 23, 2017, ST. LOUIS – Clarity announced it has been acquired by St. Louis-based Perficient, Inc., the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America.
The Clarity Connect and Clarity Converge products move into Perficient’s Microsoft Business Unit along with the Clarity teams that built and support the products. Clarity founders Jeff Smith and Jon Rauschenberger and partner Jerry Brunning will join Perficient in key leadership roles.
“Perficient is widely regarded as one of the largest and most capable Microsoft systems integration partners in the country having moved millions of users to Office 365,” Rauschenberger said. “We are incredibly excited by the opportunities we will have to better serve the needs of our Clarity Connect customers through combined Clarity and Perficient teams.”
Perficient, with offices across North America as well as in Europe, India, and China, offers unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities. With its Perficient Digital agency, the company delivers vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions.
"We are excited to further strengthen Perficient with the strategic acquisition of Clarity,” said Jeffrey Davis, Perficient’s chairman and chief executive officer said in announcing the acquisition of Clarity. “Microsoft’s cloud momentum is accelerating, and Clarity’s outstanding capabilities, impressive client roster, and strong reputation expand and enhance our formidable market presence and broaden and deepen our long-standing partnership with Microsoft.”
Perficient is an award-winning Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, a Premier Level IBM business partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Premier Partner, and a Platinum Salesforce Consulting Partner. Perficient is also at the forefront of industry thought leadership on digital transformation – a means of modernizing the systems that create, deliver and sustain meaningful customer experiences.
Clarity, a Microsoft Gold partner and the developer for Clarity Connect, delivers premier products and solutions that leverage Lync and Skype for Business as a communication platform, which allow companies to significantly reduce costs and complexities within their IT environments. Learn more at http://connect.claritycon.com.