With an intent to bring creative products to the world, An innovative products/solutions company, UnfoldLabs Inc. was established in Sunny San Diego, California.
As technology trends are evolving at a tremendous rate, organizations need to re-focus and align with the new waves to keep pace with the changing trends. The professionals at UnfoldLabs are helping businesses reach new heights by digitally transforming and increasing efficiency. The team at UnfoldLabs specialize in mobile, cloud, and new product development/ innovation. UnfoldLabs can take businesses from the pure idea stage, to complete product development and marketing, ensuring a high level of success in the US market.
Let’s find out how UnfoldLabs is helping businesses take their ideas to fruition through tough marketing strategies and business plans in an interview conducted between CIO Look and Asokan Ashok, the CEO of the company.
Below are the highlights of the interview:
Please brief our audience about your company, its values, vision, and mission.
UnfoldLabs has expanded its horizons by building technology solutions of the future, considering the needs of its clients and the marketplace. Ensuring a high level of success, its team is focused to work on design and innovation of strategic products & solutions. We strive to deliver an awesome & proactive experience with a clear and clean understanding on exactly what our clients want by pushing the envelope further with cool technology. Customer challenges are the primary design aspect for innovation in our product development methodology. We have a wonderful team that brings out creative ideas and works collaboratively to deliver high quality solutions. Over the years, we have grown with many satisfied clients by delivering high quality solutions that exceeded their expectations.
List the prominent products/solutions/services that your company offers, which make you stand out from the competition?
UnfoldLabs has some of the most innovative products/solutions in the industry that has helped our users with technology. Continuous learning and creative problem solving make our products the most helpful to our users. Instead of creating a new technology and trying to fit them into the market, we understand the customer needs and reach their requirements with creative product development. We build products with dynamic boundaries that everyone needs.
Though we have created a lot of products and solutions – we would like to highlight the below two products.
- MyFamily – an Innovative Digital Parenting Platform
- SecureME – an Android Kiosk Launcher application that can help users secure their devices
Being an experienced business leader, what is your opinion on the adaptation of newer technological developments to sustain your organization’s market competency?
Using technology to innovate is great!! AND we strongly believe in continuous innovation that can happen at any time. Observation and curiosity are the main areas that help us to think, create, innovate and solve problems with technology. Our ability to continuously improve, change, helps us integrate any new technologies to solutions/products that the world needs.
Our strategies are to build an enduring competitive advantage that makes user life easier with technology. We are tuned to the signals of adaptability and quickly act to refine or reinvent business models according to the requirement.
Taking into consideration, the current pandemic, and its impact on global economies, how are you driving your organization to enhance operations and ensuring safety of your employees at the same time?
At UnfoldLabs – our employees are our greatest and #1 asset. Our decisions are always by considering our employees – valuing their safety, security, creativity, innovation, efficiency, effectiveness and is built for passion, contribution, and transparency. We strongly believe in the quote — “Great Companies Might Not Build a Great Culture but Great Culture will always Build a Great Company”. UnfoldLabs is super proud that all the operations are going strong during the pandemic.
We have had a wide range of team building activities that boost employee morale and promote collaboration. We keep our employees inspired for tomorrow. Weekly meetings with managers and Happy Hour sessions keep us connected during the new normal during the pandemic.
What would be your advice to the emerging entrepreneurs aspiring to make an impact on the world of business?
Everyone was once a beginner, and no one succeeds immediately. If you look closely, most overnight successes take a long time. Have a vision, believe in yourself, and don’t be afraid to invest time in your company and people. Set goals, remind them to yourself each day as you wake up and learn from mistakes – this makes sure you are more focused and successful as an emerging entrepreneur.
Where do you envision your organization to be in the long run and what are your future goals?
UnfoldLabs was established with a plan to grow and expand the business into new opportunities focusing on making us the best in industry. There are quite a few list of goals that we want to achieve soon.
- Launch at least 2-3 new products every year that helps the world
- Increase brand awareness and create award winning products
- Build a Unique Culture that is set for Innovation and Employee Growth
- Increase company income by 50% YoY in the next 5 years
- Make UnfoldLabs thrive with new and innovative talent.
About the Leader
Asokan Ashok has over 30+ years of experience as a technology leader and innovator. He has led UnfoldLabs to success with his passion for strategic, innovative products, and solutions. Utilizing his inspirational leadership skills, business relationships, and industry expertise, he has nurtured and grown UnfoldLabs into a futuristic technology giant.
Ashok has been presented multiple prestigious awards during his career. As a technology geek he is extremely passionate about writing and his innovative/forward-thinking ideas have been published in various magazines such as Forbes and Straight Talk emphasizing core technologies that can shape the future. He has presented in various conferences around the world. His vision towards future technologies and experience in implementing strategic business ideas have achieved him the great honour of receiving many awards for leadership, technology, and products.