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Redstor Selected To Become A CommonWealthFirst Export Champion

Tue, 27/06/2017 - 17:38
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Redstor are pleased to announce that as part of the third cohort of the Commonwealth Export Champions programme, Redstor has been selected as one of 30 British businesses to become an Export Champion. Applications for the programme included off-grid renewable energy, healthy snacks, innovative antimicrobial technology and many more.

CommonwealthFirst is an initiative by the Commonwealth Enterprise & Investment Council, the business arm of the Commonwealth, to encourage SMEs to trade and invest in 52 markets. The three-year programme 2016-19 was announced at the Commonwealth Business Forum, Malta 2015 and will see 100 outstanding UK SMEs selected to become Commonwealth Export Champions. Royal Mail is the lead sponsor and i-genius the implementation partner.

As an Export Champion, Redstor will benefit from access to high-level networking events and tailored trade missions – with Canada and Australia taking place in Autumn 2017 and Spring 2018 respectively.

Richard Burge, Chief Executive of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council, said “I am delighted to see such an exciting array of applicants to become CommonwealthFirst Export Champions. I look forward to meeting as many of the new cohorts as possible at our Export Day in July.”

Redstor as an Export Champion

Those who use the Redstor technology and service offerings understand that Redstor are an expert in data management and protection, despite not being a household name yet. Working as a Commonwealth export champion, Redstor will strengthen our position as a technology vendor and extend the reach of the brand name, including the RBUSS brand which is already recognisable in UK public sectors. Redstor can further strengthen the message and values of CommonWealthFirst as a reputable flagship organization demonstrating the development of UK software organizations.

Redstor will continue to develop in line with aspirations to increase revenues and to operate in global markets (Canada, United States, Australia, India) within the next 3 years. Having previously been identified as a Little British Battler and selected for TechMarketView’s Great British Scaleup programme, Redstor are in a strong position to continue growing whilst continuing to provide the highest level of service to customers across the globe.

By understanding compliance and legislation across industries, Redstor are positioned as a trusted adviser to organizations of all sizes and can give guidance on best practice and procedures around data management and complying with the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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