CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) – WillowTree, a local mobile application design and development company, is laying off 23 people locally and 120 people nationally.

WillowTree employs 1,000 people in its various locations and was recently bought by the TELUS International Company at the beginning of this year.

The tech company was founded in 2008 and has clients from Fortune 500 companies.

The three largest office locations are here in Charlottesville, as well as in Durham, North Carolina, and Columbus, Ohio.