Here at Central, people are at the heart of the ‘how’ and ‘why’ of everything we do.
We started out on our IT journey back in 1991, and our mission and ethos haven’t changed. We’re a family-run firm that pride ourselves on our integrity, honesty, and objectivity – and we make IT stress free by keeping it as simple as possible.
But it’s our people who make this all possible. Get to know them more in our staff spotlight.
Name: Amanda Partington
Job title: Finance administrator
Sum up your role at Central in one sentence:
I manage the accounts and day-to-day reception and administration duties.
What three words would your colleagues use to describe you?
Friendly, caring, and positive.
And what do you enjoy most about your job?
The interaction with customers and colleagues – I’m very much a people-person.
Check your phone, what was the last emoji you sent?
A heart emoji ❤.
Who was or is your biggest inspiration?
My dad. Aside from teaching me how to tie a few knots and buff my shoes, he always taught me to be kind to others.
You’re hosting a three-course dinner party, what’s on the menu?
Garlic mushrooms, salmon linguine, and strawberry cheesecake – my favourites!
Back to Central, what makes the company stand out?
Central is a family and each and every employee is a part of it. We truly care about the people we work with – both colleagues and customers – and we go the extra mile for every single client.
Tell us a fun fact about yourself we might not know:
Apart from spending lots of time with my two children, I am – as a member of the school PTA – dedicated to fundraising. In fact, my next costume is always at the ready for any upcoming events!
What would the title of your autobiography be?
Here to help. 😊
Central’s mission is to ‘restore faith in IT’ – tell us more about what this means to you:
Central makes IT available to everyone – it’s family-run and has a friendly, thoughtful, and strategic approach to customers’ individual needs and their technology projects.
Central Networks are a strategic technology partner. Excellent technology is a given, customer service, trust and long-term relationships are what drive our business. We support CEOs, Heads of IT, IT technicians and transformation directors to ensure technology provides an edge to their organisations.