PeoplePerHour.com, Europe’s biggest online marketplace for businesses announces official launch in India, promising new opportunities for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and freelance professionals.
PeoplePerHour.com gives SMEs access to virtual, on-demand, global workforce that enables companies to scale up or down as required. Since launching in 2007, over 60,000 SMEs have successfully used PeoplePerHour.com to get jobs done – whatever their size – in an environment of accountability and trust. PeoplePerHour.com now has more than 125,000 registered users and has seen more than $40 million worth of work posted on the site in the last 18 months.
The site initially began with one sector – administrative services – and following its success and popularity quickly expanded within three months alone to 10 service categories covering thousands of individual skills. The website now has in excess of 93,000 service providers, across 150 countries, and serves over 32,000 small businesses clients. In the current economy, Indian SMEs which rank 3rd in usage on the site already will benefit from being able to outsource work on an ad hoc basis to cost-effective, flexible freelancers whilst gaining expertise from global talent pool and best practice across the globe.