Digital Craftsmen Limited, a Cloud hosting and Managed Services specialist company scored highly in its accreditation for the Investors in People Standard for the second time, demonstrating the company’s commitment towards their employees, providing them with the very best industry training and in developing their careers.

When Digital Craftsmen was founded by Simon Wilcox 16 years ago, he was inspired by a book by Peter McBreen which talked about Software Craftsmanship. The book put into words what he felt was missing from many technology businesses, which was a true level of expertise and ‘craftsmanship’ skills in the technology sector.

Digital Craftsmen was born from his ambition to make a difference and to be different, starting with the focus of investing in its people, and ensuring that every person has a clear career path mapped out, and with readily available access to the best in industry training to give them the skills and knowledge to become true ‘Digital Craftsmen’.

“We’re extremely proud of every person who joins our company and who shares our passion for being the best, for becoming a true craftsman in their industry. The IIP award is a recognition of the hard work and determination from the everyone in the business, and confirmation of our ambition in achieving continued excellence in industry standards.”

Founder - Simon Wilcox


Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Working with clients across the globe, Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale.

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said:

“We’d like to congratulate Digital Craftsmen, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, and an organisation committed to achieving success by realising the potential of their people. Digital Craftsmen should be extremely proud of their achievement.”

Commenting on the award, Simon, said: “We’re proud for a company of our size to have achieved IIP accreditation for the second time running and are already planning further training investments for our craftsmen as our company continues to grow.”




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