Microsoft recognises Crimson as next-generation Data and Innovation Solution Partner

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Microsoft business transformation consultancy, Crimson, today takes a bold step forward to support customers’ digital journey by achieving two of Microsoft’s brand-new Solution Partner designations. The Solutions Partner for Data & AI designation demonstrates Crimson’s broad capability to help customers manage and govern their data across multiple systems to build analytics and AI solutions. And the Solutions Partner for Digital …

Queen Elizabeth II

HRH Queen Elizabeth II 1926 – 2022

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It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of everyone at Nash Squared, parent company to Crimson, we send our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family for their loss. Throughout her reign The Queen was a beacon of quietly strong, consistent leadership, and we are thankful for …

What’s on the minds of tech leaders? Take part in the world’s largest tech leadership study

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If digital or technology is an important part of your role, we’d love you to take part in our parent company’s study – the Nash Squared Digital Leadership Report. The study, now in its 24th year and in collaboration with CIONET, is the world’s largest and longest running report on the business of technology and digital leadership, and everything that …

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Crimson breaks into England’s elite apprenticeship employers

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Birmingham Microsoft IT consultancy, Crimson, has been nationally recognised by the Department or Education for its apprenticeship programme, achieving a top 10 position in the small and medium sized business category. Crimson’s Head of Change and People Development, Cat Halstead adds: “We’re delighted that Crimson’s award-winning academy has been recognised again as one of the best places to start a …

University of Birmingham

Crimson secures CRM contract with the University of Birmingham

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In March 2022, Crimson secured a CRM contract with the University of Birmingham. As one of the 24 Russell Group universities, the University of Birmingham maintains world-class research, exceptional teaching and learning experiences, and unrivalled business links. Founded in 1900, the university has around 34,000 students, including 5,000 international students, and has over 7,000 members of staff. The university receives …

Harvey Nash Group becomes Nash Squared

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Harvey Nash Group becomes Nash Squared as it signals its intentions to double global headcount to over 6,000  Harvey Nash Group, the overall company for six market leading technology and talent businesses including Harvey Nash, NashTech and Alumni, is being renamed to Nash Squared. This comes as the company signals its intentions for rapid growth – which will see its …

Crimson signs Partner Pledge with Microsoft

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Crimson has now signed a Partner Pledge agreement with Microsoft. Details of the pledge are below. As a partner to Microsoft UK, we share Microsoft’s global vision to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more. Together, Microsoft and its partners can and do have powerful impact. Our organisation will therefore strive to, wherever possible: • …

Sustainability

Harvey Nash Group pledge to use renewable energy in European offices by 2023 on the way to achieve Net Zero

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Harvey Nash Group, the leading global provider of talent and technology solutions, publish their Sustainability Report on February 9th, which includes details of how they will achieve Net Zero by 2050. The first steps on the journey to Net Zero will be to make sure European offices are powered by renewable energy by 2023, a 50 per cent reduction in …

Crimson Academy’s first cohort is graduating!

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On the 12th of November, Crimson celebrated the graduation of Crimson Academy apprentices alongside Meriden MP, Saqib Bhatti. The six apprentices who have successfully completed their Level 4 Software Tester Apprenticeship joined Crimson in September 2019 as part of the first Crimson Academy cohort. Since the birth of the apprenticeship scheme, Crimson Academy has gone on to win regional and …

Crimson’s 2021 Academy cohort reflect on the first two months of their apprenticeship

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In September we welcomed our third cohort of apprentices to Crimson Academy. The scheme, which makes up over 25% of the company, continues to grow in popularity, and so hundreds of applicants were narrowed down to ten successful candidates. September witnessed another big change to the Academy, as the Academy was joined by Jo Griffiths, Crimson’s new People Development Manager. …