İzmir has become an attraction center for global software companies. The Singapore-based company Rapsodo, which develops software and sports technologies for golf, baseball and basketball, is expanding its R&D office in Teknopark İzmir. Exporting all of its technologies, the company will increase employment by 120% in 2021.
Drawing attention to Rapsodo’s steady growth in the USA, Singapore, Japan, and Turkey with its multinational human-resource profile and new generation management approach, the founder and CEO of Rapsodo Batuhan Okur states that Turkey is a very important and very strategic location for Rapsodo. Stating that the company will increase the number of employees to 100 next year, Okur called for Turkish software developers who have the technological genius and who will keep up with the growth rate of the company in the USA. saying "Join us to let Rapsodo become your next step for a global career".
Pointing out that Rapsodo has different teams in Turkey which consist of software engineers in diversified fields like mobile, cloud technologies, computer vision and deep learning, Batuhan Okur, added:” Rapsodo was established in Singapore in 2011 by Turkish entrepreneurs and now it's a globally known company with its software and sport technologies developed especially for golf, baseball, and basketball. Rapsodo is a remarkable global company now, with its multinational human resources and new generation management approach. We have offices in the USA, Singapore, Japan, and Turkey. After our investments in Singapore and the USA, we began operations in Turkey in mid-2018. We currently have 45 employees in our Technopark İzmir office.”
Stating that Rapsodo provides services on a global scale at its R&D center in Turkey, Okur said they export all of their technologies to the USA and Rapsodo draws attention as a fast-growing and the best-selling brand in the US MLM (Mobile Launch Monitor) market.
Expressing that Rapsodo produces high-technology, portable, user-friendly and data-driven products, Batuhan Okur underlined that expanding to different sports branches in addition to the ones they currently provide services for is among the company's rapid growth targets. Noting that they operate with the vision of helping all athletes, both the professional and the amateur, reach their full potential with the software and sports technologies they develop, Okur also stated that they aim to empower athletes at all skill levels to analyse and improve their performance.