International IT Services (IITS) is partnering with IG Interactive to provide software development services for high tech startups.

IG Interactive provides strategy, marketing and technical product launch consulting services in RTP.

The move is designed to bring together the technology and marketing resources of the two companies to better address the growing needs of local startup companies.

“We were looking for a partner with integrity and a set of values that reflected our own,” said IG Interactive President Gerry Lipscomb. “–Partnering with IITS strengthens our value proposition, increases our capacity, and reduces time-to-market for new products.

Officials at IITS described the partnership as an effective approach to reach out to the entrepreneurial community.

“The door is wide open,” said Michael Le, chief executive officer of IITS. “If you want to build a profitable business, you will come to us because of the cost advantage and the experience of launching businesses successfully in this market.”

IITS, based in Raleigh, has a growing team in the United States, Australia and Vietnam, and new offices scheduled to open in China.

IITS: www.iits-usa.com

IG Interactive: www.iginteractive.com