Where there’s a Will….there’s a job

A scribbled note on a till receipt has led to a promising career with an expanding IT company for a Fareham lad. For 19-year-old Will Lancaster was manning the till during the final days of trading at Debenhams in Fareham Shopping Centre when Mark Abrams, boss of Interpro Technology Solutions, was out shopping with the family.

IT specialists expand…into next door

An expanding IT company has acquired a larger building close to its Fareham HQ to help meet demand following sustained business growth over the last year. Interpro Technology Solutions now owns two units on the Fareham Heights business park as it seeks to futureproof the business for further strategic growth.

ITSB acquires Amtek IT through TECHNEDs

TECHNEDs has announced the acquisition of Amtek IT for ITSB, the fast-expanding Dorset based IT company. The acquisition is expected to be completed by the end of this month. Poole-based TECHNEDs is a specialist in the integration of technology businesses and this acquisition will accelerate Bournemouth-headquartered ITSB’s managed IT business, which TECHNEDs has positioned as a growth engine in its … Read More

Prominent tech firms merge

Two prominent technology businesses based in Richmond Hill, Bournemouth have merged, with more expansion plans to follow. IT support, cloud and security specialist ITSB has joined forces with communications provider Crystal Clear Telecom Ltd. The merger was coordinated under the auspices of Poole-based technology investment firm TECHNEDs Investment LLP, with both companies already forming part of the group. The combined … Read More

Soldier’s dream is coming true

A British soldier’s dream of building an IT suite in his penniless home village in Ghana is a step closer after work began on the project. Sony Assuon, a Lance Corporal in the Royal Corps of Signals, has so far raised around £9,000 – a quarter of the total needed.

Soldier Sony spins in Salisbury

A British soldier from Ghana is organising a sponsored ‘spin’ in Salisbury to raise money for an IT suite and library to be built in his penniless home village. Nyame Ayeh Assuon, known as Sony, is encouraging volunteers to take part and help ‘cycle’ the 3,200 miles from the cathedral city to Ghana.

Sony’s disposition recognised

A British soldier who served at Blandford Camp in Dorset has been awarded the rare Deputy Commander’s Commendation, which was announced in the Queen’s birthday honours list. Ghana-born Lance Corporal Nyame Ayeh Assuon – known as Sony – joined the army a decade ago barely able to read or write. Through his hard work and the opportunities he received in … Read More