has acquired Athracian, a Sofia, Bulgaria-based web digital agency with expertise in content and technical architecture, web development, performance analysis and optimization, security audit and enterprise application integrations.

Athracian was founded by industry experts with decades of combined experience in product & software development of WCM/CMS systems — from small homegrown systems to large & scalable enterprise-level web applications is a partner for many of the world's largest platforms, including Progress Sitefinity, Salesforce, Sitecore, Kentico, BigCommerce and WordPress, among others. This acquisition is expected to further solidify Des Plaines-based's CMS consulting and implementation services.

“Acquiring the talented and experienced team at Athracian further shows our commitment to serving clients all over the globe,” CEO Tony Svanascini said in a statement. “With recent new office openings in London, England and Zurich, Switzerland, we now have an office in Sofia, Bulgaria that gives us a presence throughout the European continent."