Pickr News

Pickr and Openreach join forces

As the UK’s race to full-fibre continues to intensify Pickr announced a bold, multi-million-pound partnership with Openreach, to accelerate the UK’s ultrafast full-fibre transformation in a sector that’s generally dominated by traditional contractors and multi-level sub-contracting.

October 8, 2020
Pickr shortlisted in Technology Product Awards

Pickr shortlisted in Technology Product Awards

We’re delighted to announce Pickr has been shortlisted as ‘Best Product of the year SME’ in Computing's Technology Product Awards 2019.  As a digital staffing platform serving a niche sector, our customer base faces specific recruitment challenges. The aim of our the...

Pioneering projects: FTTP trial & pilot launch

Pioneering projects: FTTP trial & pilot launch

Stuart Hall was BT's Wholesales Project Director during the UK's first Fibre To The Premises (FTTP) trial & pilot launch in 2007. This pioneering project gave BT the first real deployment of fibre optics delivering 100Mb of broadband to the home.  Impressively,...

Kane Halsey named the East’s Start-up Director of the Year

Kane Halsey named the East’s Start-up Director of the Year

We’ve not been shy about sharing the photos but consider this our official announcement! We’re very proud to say our founder and CEO, Kane Halsey, has been named the Institute of Directors East of England ‘Start-up Director of the Year’. The IOD’s Director of the Year...

Pickr makes EDP’s Future 50

Pickr makes EDP’s Future 50

A source of great local pride, we’ve made it into the Eastern Daily Press’ Future 50! The Future 50 is a collection of Norfolk and Suffolk’s most innovative and ambitious companies. It’s an exclusive club reserved for individuals and companies  who are creating jobs,...

Kane Halsey shortlisted for IOD’s ‘Director of the Year’

Kane Halsey shortlisted for IOD’s ‘Director of the Year’

We’re very proud to announce our founder and CEO, Kane Halsey, has been recognised by the Institute of Directors East of England ‘Director of the Year Award’!  The IoD East of England awards celebrate the very best of the region's business leaders. From start up, to...

#BalanceforBetter series shortlisted for UK Content Awards

#BalanceforBetter series shortlisted for UK Content Awards

Did you happen to catch our #BalanceforBetter series in honour of International Women’s Day last month? Well, if you didn’t it might be worth a look because it’s been shortlisted in the UK Content Awards!  The UK Content Awards recognises businesses who create...

Pickr shortlisted in the Digital Leaders 100

Pickr shortlisted in the Digital Leaders 100

We’ve been selected as a finalist for the Digital Leaders 100 ‘Digital SME of the Year’!  Digital Leaders is a community of 100,000 senior leaders involved in leveraging technology to promote economic growth, increase social well-being and narrow social gaps across...

The Pickr App Launched

The Pickr App Launched

We’re excited to announce the launch of the brand new and improved Pickr App! The App's redevelopment has been 5 months in the making. We've entirely re-engineered the Pickr software architecture to ensure we're using the best-in-class technology, built for scale and...