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Our Vice President of Marketing explains the criteria for picking the best app development partner for your business.

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  • 1.@elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. SOURCEBITS HOW TO BECOME A GREAT APP DEVELOPMENT PARTNER Elliotte Bowerman, Vice President of Marketing

2. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. 1. You have an app idea but dont know how to bring it into reality 2. You made a basic MVP, now you need to put the big app pants on 3. You cant/dont wish to hire internal employees 4. You need a lot of help FAST 5. Youve gotten funding at LAUNCH Festival to take your app to the next level YOU KNOW YOU NEED HELP WHEN 3. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Good Fast Cheap Fast + cheap will lead to a very different development partner vs. fast + good. Decide on your priorities. PICK TWO 4. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. ? ? ? ?? ? ? ? BUDGET 5. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Your budget is a major lter when working with development partners. A xed-cost system vs. an hourly rate both have their pros and cons. VARIABLES 6. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Because every app is unique, ranges will vary, but keep in mind that You get what you pay for is very true in mobile app development. COMPARING 7. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. http:// http:// www.google.com Marketing Development Design Great development partners support your BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT and always keep the bigger picture in mind. AVAILABLE SERVICES 8. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Are you impressed with their work? Research & evaluate their website portfolio reviews TALENT & EXPERIENCE 9. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Where are YOU? Where are THEY? Frequent in-person/hands-on time with the team? Any language requirements/cultural familiarities? LOGISTICS 10. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Do you LIKE the people youve met? Are they passionate? Is there mutual respect? Would you have a beer with the team? THE PEOPLE FACTOR 11. NINJAS VS. ZOMBIES Operations Lead Mani Farr mani.farr@sourcebits.com Director of HR & Recruiting Navpreet Kaur navpreet.kaur@sourcebits.com Finance Naveen Ramaswamy naveen.ramaswamy@sourcebits.com Legal Counsel Rajwinder Sandhu rajwinder.sandhu@sourcebits.com Finance Manager Yagamurthy S yagamurthy@sourcebits.com IT vs Zombies will build exactly what you want - but only that Ninjas will BATTLE for your success @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. 12. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Budget Available Services People Zombies vs. Ninjas Talent & Experience Logistics SUMMARY 13. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. Our unique co-founding partnership model means were involved every step of the way, from product ideation, design and development, launch marketing strategy, business planning, securing investors, and long-term growth. PRODUCT STUDIOS 14. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. NEVER EVER 15. @elliotte_belliotte.bowerman@sourcebits.com SOURCEBITS 2015. A GLOBO COMPANY. QUESTIONS SOURCEBITS