Central America strengthen its attraction for call centers

Call centers offer multiple services and generate thousands of jobs in CA as they deal with queries from international companies.

Monday, December 8, 2008

Most of these centers provide technical support, financial services or software development, but there are other less known center that are facing life or death situations, explained Juan Diego Villegas, local manager of Language Line (LLS), which provides simultaneous Spanish-English interpretation over the phone.

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Guatemalan companies betting on call centers

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Two companies detected an opportunity in the call center boom and are hoping to become the number one provider of the infrastructure that is needed by these centers.

Vertical (the Real Estate Division of Grupo Progreso) and Desarrollos Inmobiliarios Concepción are two companies that recently formed the Grupo Campus Corporativo, after identifying the opportunity to enter a new niche that is growing in the real estate market.

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