Aspire is the first company in the North East to achieve elite ‘Platinum’ status in the Mitel Partner Programme

Aspire Technology Solutions has announced its platinum accreditation from business communications giant Mitel.

The Platinum Partner status recognises an exclusive group of top partners who have made significant investments in obtaining skills and expertise across multiple unified communications technologies and solutions.

Aspire are the first company in the North East to be awarded the elite status and one of only a small number of Platinum partners across the UK.

Andy Shannon, senior solutions consultant at Aspire said: “We are delighted to achieve Platinum status. Investing in our people to enable them to provide a first-class customer experience is one of our core priorities.

“At Aspire, our mission is to deliver technology like no other. This accreditation gives us a specialised status and distinguishes us as the only IT provider in the region with the expertise to design and deliver unified communications solutions at this level. This places us ahead of the curve when it comes to delivering the most innovative solutions on the market for our customers”.

With a 17-year legacy in the technology sector, Aspire has experienced significant growth, serving over 1,800 customers and nurturing a dedicated team of around 280 experts. With a notable footprint across the UK, including offices in Gateshead, Glasgow, London and Teesside, Aspire has earned a reputation for delivering leading solutions across cyber security, cloud, managed services, connectivity, and unified communications.

Aspire is backed by private equity firm LDC and has recently announced a strategic acquisition of Glasgow-based Could Cover IT, aligning with its vision for expansion into new UK regions and expanding its portfolio of cutting-edge technology solutions.

Mitel is one of the world’s leading providers of business communications systems and has an extensive UK client base. The company offers a wide range of products and services including migration to the Cloud, next generation apps and customer experience support.

Aspire leverages its in-house data centres to power Mitel’s hosted solutions, this strategic approach ensures unmatched reliability, security, and efficiency, providing clients with advanced unified communications solutions that are both dependable and scalable.

Ross Jack, UK&I Channel Account Manager at Mitel said: “Any company that wants to become a Mitel partner needs to demonstrate that they put their customers at the heart of everything they do. We are proud to recognise the tremendous value Aspire brings to its customers day in and day out by welcoming them to our Platinum Program, the highest and most elite tier in our partner program. Aspire continues to deliver against our shared vision of offering exceptional solutions and support which allow organisations to supercharge their growth with unified communications, collaboration and customer experience technology. We are looking forward to continuing this journey with Aspire to enable new ways of working for organisations.”