Directors of Enable have recently returned from a Study Tour to Silicon Valley. Organised and run by Mike and Linda Portlock of E-Vision Consulting Ltd, the focus of the Tour was "Transformative Technologies for Business IT", exploring how emerging technologies can be deployed to help organisations build a better future.
Filed as EventsPosted April 30, 2012
As a result of continued demand for Enable's software development service, and consistent revenue growth, Enable will be exhibiting at two key events at Warwick University in May. The first is the Warwick Summer Careers Fair on Tuesday 8th May.
Filed as ArticlesPosted February 27, 2012
Enable's CEO Denys Shortt recently wrote an article for BBC News on his top tips for business survival. Denys Shortt is a former England under-21 hockey player, an entrepreneur and founder of DCS Europe plc and Enable Software, employing nearly 300 people. He is also chairman of the Coventry & Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
Judges have praised the outstanding quality of entries received for the inaugural Touch FM Pride of Stratford Awards 2012 with DCS. After hours of deliberation, the judging panel confirmed the nominees who are in the final reckoning for an award. The ceremony, created and hosted by Touch FM (Stratford's local radio station), will be presented at a glittering event in Stratford upon Avon on 17th February 2012. The night will reflect and recognize the best that Stratford District has to offer.
Enable's CEO, Denys Shortt was featured in the Daily Mail this week, in an article about Denys's role as chairman of Coventry and Warwickshire LEP. The Mail's article is shown below. Denys is chairman of Coventry and Warwickshire LEP, one of the first such bodies to be approved by the Government.
Enable has been a pioneer of Internet applications since its inception 12 years ago. We quickly recognised that physically installing software on every PC in an organisation was not the way forward, as upgrades need to be carried out individually on each computer, computer-specific problems can be encountered, and users can only work on the specific PCs that have the software installed.
On a star studded evening of entrepreneurs in London—including James Caan, Julie Meyer and Will King—the Growing Business Awards celebrated the best of British Business. A new award for ‘Local Hero of Enterprise’ was won by Denys Shortt, Enable's CEO and Chairman of the Coventry & Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership.
Barclays Corporate has extended banking facilities of £19m to DCS Europe — Enable's parent company. DCS Europe is the UK market leader of sales and distribution of health, beauty and household brands. As a result, the business has moved its' banking operations to Barclays Corporate in recognition of the bank's support for its ambitious growth plans.
With the continuously growing need to access applications and data on the move, consumer products such as iPhone and Android powered devices are increasingly being used to meet business requirements. We can provide you with your own company App Store, and develop applications once that work across Android, Blackberry and iOS as well as desktop computers and web browsers without having to be written multiple times.
With annual sales in excess of £130 million, DCS is one of Europe's largest distributors of health and beauty products. Under the direction of founder Denys Shortt, the company has witnessed unprecedented growth over a period of seventeen years since it was established in 1994. DCS supplies over 30,000 retailers and 500 wholesalers in the United Kingdom and exports to 70 countries worldwide.