Marathon have just announced that they have acquired managed service provider William Jarrod Partnership, based in Horsham, West Sussex.
William Jarrod Partnership is a specialist IT provider with a focus on Cyber Security. Established in 2011, they deliver professional IT solutions for businesses across the UK and beyond.
Iain Maclean, CEO, Marathon said ‘At Marathon we have been experiencing sustained organic growth over the last 12 months and making targeted acquisitions such as this is part of our strategy to augment our business. The team at William Jarrod Partnership are a great fit to become part of our organisation and we are really excited to welcome them on board.’
Paul Daniels of William Jarrod Partnership said ‘In Marathon we have found an organisation that mirrors our own values and customer centric ethos and we believe this move will benefit both our staff and customers. Marathon is a large enough business to offer enhanced services and opportunities, yet still of a size to retain the personal approach that our customers enjoy today.’
As part of the sale, William Jarrod Partnership’s staff will become part of Marathon, bringing their knowledge and expertise into the organisation.
The acquisition of William Jarrod Partnership comes after Marathon has enjoyed a period of rapid growth, helped by reaching some major milestones: securing Microsoft Gold Partner and Co Sell status, achieving ISO 27001 companywide, and relocating to a new flagship office in Chessington, complete with 24/7 Security Operations Centre (SOC).
Established in 2002, Marathon aim to set the standard for business IT by combining our people’s passion and know-how with the best technology available. Focusing on what we do best means that you are free to focus on what you do best. Our experts can help you to Transform, Manage and Secure your business one piece of technology at a time, through to fully outsourced managed services www.marathon-ms.com.