The Academia Group welcomes the Vital York team to the family

Many people can make a fortune, but only a few can build a successful family in the world of business. The Academia Group are delighted to welcome Vital York to our ever growing family of companies.

Launched in 1999 to provide the best educational technology solutions to enhance pupil learning in the surrounding York area, the current owners Steve Pattison and James Pawson purchased the company in 2006, driving the team at Vital York in delivering the best in technology support to the education industry in the North East of England for nearly 20 years.

Vital York Limited provide resolute IT solutions and support across hardware and software for Schools and Academies and host the annual EduTech conference in the region. By joining the Academia Group, Vital are further strengthening their expertise in running a busy, professional Technical helpdesk and building their partnership with Google to a wider audience.

By sharing resources, working together on larger scale projects and generally complementing each other’s business, this new strategic partnership further endorses the 15 years of technology innovation solutions that the Academia Group continues to service in the Education sector.

The value of a Strategic Partnership is clear – this form of agreement between two distinct business entities is there to share expertise, resources and competencies for mutual benefit. By seeking out this strategic partnership, Academia are looking to create a synergy that increases our customer support and customer services in further geographical locations across the UK.

Academia Group is a multi-award winning and multi-accredited group of companies working across the Education, Business and Charity sectors in the UK. For more information about the group and our partner services, please contact the team on or call 01992 703 900

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