VIATeC

North Studio Portfolio

Challenge:
• Victoria has a thriving technology sector and with over 900 tech companies that employ 13,000 people and generate 1.7 billion dollars in annual revenue, VIATeC is positioned as the networking and social hub
• VIATeC was seeking for a new web solution that would facilitate social publishing and community networking and engagement
• Originally VIATeC was not looking at Drupal as a platform for development, but once the VIATeC team met with northStudio and we presented our overview on how Drupal could facilitate online networking and knowledge sharing opportunities, we were soon in the planning phase for the project!

Solutions:
• Socially enabled, interactive membership based site
• Full SEO of site for keywords to maintain high rankings
• Role restricted content
• Full ecommerce system for job posting, memberships and events
• Custom Drupal events registration system
• Interactive features include forums, blog, marketplace, resource library, full multimedia capabilities, RSS, commenting
• Robust company and member profiles with public and private views
• High level of interaction with Social Media Channels