What a Year We Had at Daxx!
We experienced steady growth and expanded our business to new markets in 2013: the USA, Scandinavia, Israel, the UK, Germany, Emirates. We took part in various IT events and had a great time with our team this year. We’ve made our offices more comfortable, launched our corporate newsletters and other projects to support our developers and clients.
Daxx 2013 in Figures:
- 7 Offices
- 60+ Clients
- 150+ Developers
- 6,500 Profiles' database
- Access to 25,000 IT Professionals
- 83 business trips to the Netherlands, Germany and the US
- 58 Movies watched
- 52 Breakfast together
- 12 Pizza Parties
- 4 Large Corporate Events together
- 500 000 lines of code in 2013
Daxx and Events
2013 was full of events at Daxx: we organized our own events, took floor at different conferences, we sponsored and supported the most interesting Ukrainian IT events and had great time together during our corporate parties.
We launched new series of tech events within our Ukrainian offices – Daxx TechTalks in 2013. These events are aimed to give our employees opportunities to speak and share their knowledge and experience with their colleagues. Learn more about our first event at blog
A three-day class on Domain Driven Design (DDD), Command and Query Responsibility Segregation (CQRS), Event Sourcing (ES) by Gregory Young was supported by Daxx. The developers from our Ukrainian offices took part in the master class and were really enthusiastic about it.
20 software developers from Kiev, Kharkov and Dnipropetrovsk participated in the two-day Scrum training event mastering and practicing agile development skills.
On February, the 16th and 17th, the first in CIS distributed conference Stratoplan was held. All Daxx offices took part in it and learnt how to communicate with their colleagues and managers effectively. Learn more at: /article/stratoplan
We met both young talents and mature professionals within IT and other industries during a Dutch-Ukrainian Fryday W networking event in Kiev and a Career Day in Dnepropetrovsk.
We spoke at .NET User Group Dnipro, HR Kitchen Meeting, UA Mobile Conference.
Daxx supported Sociality Rocks! 2013, the biggest mobile application development event in Eastern Europe, Agileee 2013, the largest annual conference in Eastern Europe covering Agile programming and Scrum development, Agile Base Camp, JS Framework Day, Drupal Camp / Hot Code, IT Paintball Cup, Foss-Sea, SQL Saturday and many more events.
Daxx: Another Awesome Year Together
2013 year was a year of unlimited number of cookies, corporate breakfasts, Pizza & cinema days and interesting events for all Daxx employees. We enjoyed carting, playing paint ball, bowling, barbecue parties, skiing, skating, travelling and even painting classes. We visited one of the most beautiful towns in Ukraine – Kamyanets-Podilsky and spent 2 days together.This year our employees got a chance to learn Dutch in our offices for free. We’ve launched our corporate newsletter and the communication project so everyone at Daxx is updated with the latest news and we implemented many other initiatives to make our offices even more comfortable for our team.
New Office – New Horizons
Since June 2013 you can find our new location in the Netherlands. Our address is Zaandijkerweg 8, Wormerveer, 1521 AX. You will like our office, so please feel free to visit us when you are nearby! We always have tasty coffee :)
Daxx to do list for 2014:
- Expand the office space in Kiev and Dnipropetrovsk to handle the growth and to support you and your developers even better.
- Finalize the creation of our Scrum Consultancy services to help you maximize your teams’ output and quality.
- Organize more knowledge sharing events and trainings for our developers.
- Continue our conquest of international markets.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Thank you for staying in touch with Daxx. We wish you a great, happy and healthy 2014, lots of new interesting projects, bug free coding, and hope that together we will experience the best of the coming 2014!
Yeah, 2013 was awesome year for Daxx, but we are sure that we’ll have something to share with you in 2014. So stay tuned and feel free to contact us whenever you feel we can help you!