Our Story

A timeline of our successful story

2014

New Version of the Achiever Customer Portal is released based on responsive HTML5 technology standards.

2012

ISL’s student recruitment software, AES, wins coveted Sheffield Hallam “Supplier of the Year” award against stiff competition from longstanding incumbent suppliers.

2010

New Version of the Achiever tools released which provide even greater autonomy for customers implementing the solution.

2007

Market specific sector templates launched, designed to speed-up customer implementation times and promote best practice for each market, including Achiever Training Management Software (ATMS).

2006

ISL wins prestigious Surrey County Council contract for both the Shared Service Centre and the Contact Centre – still in place today. Surrey teams using Achiever have gone on to win European award for customer excellence.

2005

AchieverAnyware is sent undergoes extensive market research to determine its fit with industry sectors.  From this ISL develops template solutions with pre-built functionality.

2004

ISL continues to grow, moving to the current location and allowing expansion to meet the growing demand for the Achiever application.

2003

AchieverAnyware is launched to address a gap in the market for highly-configurable internet based Customer Relationship Management Solutions.

2002

ISL wins Tech Track 100 award illustrating for successful growth as a specialist software house.

1999

ISL re-engineers the Achiever application from the ground up to be used in an Internet environment.  Rather than taking the easy route of just creating a .NET front end ISL decide to completely revisit the way the application was developed and deployed to make best use of the latest technologies.

1997

After winning a number of high profile contracts and significant business growth, ISL move to larger premises and expand teams in departments.

1993

ISL launched client server version of highly-configurable Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution aimed at medium to large organisations

1992

Formed by owner Tim Leek as an antidote to the cumbersome and complex Customer Management solutions in the market at the time – Achiever is born.