Stream Global Services
Stream Global Services, Inc. (formerly known as Global BPO Services Corp.) is a global outsourcing solution provider, providing BPO
Business process outsourcing
Business process outsourcing is a subset of outsourcing that involves the contracting of the operations and responsibilities of specific business functions to a third-party service provider. Originally, this was associated with manufacturing firms, such as Coca Cola that outsourced large segments...

 services for Fortune 1000
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 clients (including Dell
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 and Eircom
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), with more than 30,000 employees in 50 service centers of 22 countries in 50 contact centers; it currently manages more than 100 million voice, e-mail, and chat contacts a year.


Stream Holdings Corporation was founded in 1993 as a provider of customer service for a large software reseller. The firm is now a global provider of sales, customer service and technical support for large companies.

Global BPO Services Corp. (AMEX: OOO) was founded by Scott Murray in 2007. It announced a merger with Stream Holdings Corporation in July 2008, subsequently changing its name to Stream Global Services, Inc.

In 2010 CEO Scott Murray was replaced by Kathy Marinello , who in 2011 announced Barbara Weyl as Executive Vice President .

On June 1, 2010, Trillium Capital LLC, owned by Scott Murray, the founder and former CEO of Stream, made an offer to acquire 100% of Stream for $4.65 per share plus assumption of debt. The non-binding proposal also includes a provision to extend the exercisability of the public warrants by two years that would otherwise expire in October 2011. Scott Murray is a leading expert in the contact center and technology industry with deep corporate and financial relationships. The offer to acquire Stream is subject to various conditions outlined in a letter to the Board of Directors that was delivered at the Annual General Meeting of stockholders on June 1, 2011. The transaction has a total enterprise value of approximately $575 million. Trillium Capital LLC owns 4.6% of the issued and outstanding shares of Stream and 1000 public warrants. Murray has led a number of successful companies such as Stream, 3Com, Modus media and The Learning Company over the past 20 years in the Boston, MA area that have created substantial shareholder value.
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