Merger brings innovative software company to the heart of Cheshire

The Urban Technology Group and Codefork are thrilled to announce their recent merger.  It has proven the perfect opportunity to combine their impressive skills in the software sector and to allow them to strengthen and broaden services and reach as they move into a new phase of exciting growth By combining expertise in delivering business-change…

Not all subscriptions are equal

Not all software subscriptions are equal There’s no doubt about it, a licensed piece of software is convenient – it can scratch an itch but how often is the long-term investment really explored? It’s important to recognise the different types of software that operate under a subscription, so here’s an overview which is split into…

Women in tech (not an oxymoron)

Hello, I’m a woman and I’m in tech. I’m not sure how I’d feel if I was just coming out of education today and assessing my chances in the industry. I’d probably feel intimidated and carry the imposter syndrome heavily on my shoulders. We’re not really taught or encouraged to take risks and expose our…

The benefits of working with Urban

At The Urban Technology Group we work with ambitious business owners who are seeking to create better business control. Typically, clients come to us because they are trying to manage on fractured and disparate systems, often using a combination of excel spreadsheets, Word docs, old databases and pieces of software that aren’t integrated. And what…

More than a CRM

When a company asks us to build them a CRM, it’s very rare that a CRM is exactly what they want or need. Yes, it’s the most popular item of software we are told we ‘require’ in order to run our sales and marketing, but what most business are looking for is ‘business management’. A…

Urban grows its team and welcomes our new apprentice, Jenny

Urban Technology Group are growing at a pace and are pleased to welcome their newest face to the business – Jenny Collings.  Jenny will join the business as an apprentice software developer and is excited to get started. For Jenny, software development sparks passion and energy so it allows the opportunity to combine two of her…

Urban partners with Connectus, a leading connectivity provider

We believe in specialists and that one size does not fit every need. That’s why we have chosen Connectus to provide all of our hosting services. Having a company we can rely on without doubt or question is invaluable to both Urban and our clients. Connectus has an infrastructure in place with support and maintenance…

Urban gets disruptive Guerilla off to a head start with their new website

Urban went back to its roots over the summer to give disruptive start-up, Guerilla ICT a fitting platform to raise its new brand and message.   Managing Director, Craig Hall is a veteran of both the forces and the telecoms industry and has tasked his new company with a goal that has long been his mantra:…

DropJaw invests in Urban

DropJaw Ventures Group, the award-winning Chester based specialist business advisory firm, is taking a stake in The Urban Technology Group, as part of its ongoing vision of providing access to capital and advisory services to technology and professional services companies looking to scale. The Urban Technology Group – also based in Chester – delivers bespoke…