Category Archives: Awards

27th September 2017

Sesui wins 2017 ‘Cloud Telephony Product of the Year’ Award!


Computing, the UK’s leading business technology publication, has unveiled its 2017 Cloud Excellence Awards winners and Sesui is delighted to announce it has been named ‘Cloud Telephony Product of the Year’!

Designed to showcase the biggest and best in the industry, the Awards demonstrate how cloud can enable organisations to respond rapidly to changing market conditions – and to experiment with new ideas, products and tools – while being an incredibly efficient way to set up new infrastructure and platforms. The Awards were newly introduced this year making us one of the first ever winners, and aim to raise the profile of innovators in the cloud industry – from the most compelling products and vendors through to top use cases from end-user firms.

The Cloud Excellence Awards were presented at a glittering gala dinner that took place at the Hilton Tower Bridge in Central London; winners were announced by Computing’s Special Projects Editor, Tom Allen and special guest host and comedian Zoe Lyons. Continue reading

16th August 2017

Sesui wins ‘Best Cloud-Based Contact Centre – UK’


Corporate Vision, a leading monthly international publication in the corporate arena, has unveiled its 2017 Technology Innovator Awards winners and Sesui is delighted to announce it has been named ‘Best Cloud-Based Contact Centre UK’.

Now celebrating its third year, the Technology Innovator Awards is designed to showcase talented individuals, teams and firms that form the backbone of this dynamic industry. It aims to raise the profile of those whose innovative thinking and commitment to technology make the industry what it is today.

The win comes after Sesui was awarded two 2016 Technology Innovator Awards – the ‘CV Innovation Award’ for the Sesui i-App, and the award for ‘Most Pioneering Cloud-Based Contact Centre’.

Laura Hunter, Awards Co-ordinator, commented: “Technology is vital to everyday life, therefore it has been a real pleasure to be able to showcase those dedicated to making innovations happen. I would like to congratulate my winners and wish them the best of luck going forward.”

Read the Corporate Vision Technology Innovator Awards 2017 supplement for more information.

16th May 2017

Cloud Telephony Innovator, Sesui announced as a Finalist in the Oxfordshire Business Awards 2017


Cloud-based telephony innovator, Sesui Limited, is proud to announce it is a finalist in the Oxfordshire Business Awards 2017, following on from its success in the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation. The awards have recognised, rewarded and promoted excellence amongst Oxfordshire-based organisations for 23 years. This year, Sesui is one of only three finalists in the Oxford Science Park Innovation category, which is looking to reward the development and/or introduction of an innovative product, process, service or business method.

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17th November 2016

Sesui, presented 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise by HRH the Duke of Gloucester


17 November, 2016: Sesui, the cloud-based telephony and contact centre innovator, has been presented the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise by HRH The Duke of Gloucester at a ceremony held at the Oxford Science Park on Tuesday 15 November.

Queen's Award for Enterprise presentation ceremony; Lee Bryant, Managing Director, Sesui, discusses the benefits of cloud-based telephony with HRH The Duke of Gloucester.

Lee Bryant, Managing Director, Sesui, discusses the benefits of cloud-based telephony with HRH The Duke of Gloucester

Employees and customers of Sesui were joined by dignitaries to celebrate strides made by the business in cloud telephony innovation, and to see Lee Bryant, Managing Director of Sesui, accept the official grant of appointment and commemorative glass bowl. The event follows the Royal Reception for winners, which was hosted at Buckingham Palace by Her Majesty The Queen in July.

HRH The Duke of Gloucester, said: “It’s always a great pleasure to present the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, which places a spotlight on companies doing splendid work here in the UK. I would like to congratulate Sesui on this achievement and wish the team every success in their continued drive for innovation.”

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15th July 2016

Cloud-based telephony innovator, Sesui, attends Queen’s Award for Enterprise royal reception


15th July 2016: Sesui, the cloud-based telephony and contact centre innovator, attended the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise Royal Reception held at Buckingham Palace on Thursday 14th July. Hosted by Her Majesty The Queen, the event marked a celebration of this year’s palaceAward winners and their outstanding business achievements within the fields of Innovation, International Trade and Sustainable Development.

One of only three Oxford-based businesses to receive the Queen’s Award for Innovation, Sesui has been recognised on account of its proprietary i-Platform that underpins all its cloud-based telephony solutions. Intelligent and location-independent, the i-Platform is compatible with all and any existing client infrastructure, benefitting customers with significant cost savings and the flexibility to easily scale the solution and implement system changes.

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The Queen’s Award Reception 2016


Lee Bryant recounts the event at Buckingham Palace

palaceWhat could possibly top the pride of winning a prestigious Queen’s Award for Innovation? Well, meeting Her Majesty the Queen at the reception in Buckingham Palace could certainly contend; and remarkably, that’s exactly how Riki Samuels, Sesui’s Chairman and Founder, and I spent our evening on July 14th.

For one day only, we and 500 other excited guests were greeted with champagne and canapés in Buckingham Palace’s striking state rooms. Impressive garden views and beautiful hallways set the scene whilst we mingled with other Award winners and eagerly discussed enterprise.

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12th May 2016

Making memories with the Queen’s Award


A note from Sesui’s Chairman

riki-sesui-shot-v2My career as a company Chairman has afforded me a number of fond memories; one such moment that has stuck with me for many years was during another life in 1985, when I was a part of the sportswear world. I remember visiting a company on business in order to speak with the MD and, as I was waiting to be seen, becoming quite star struck by a picture of the very man I was about to meet shaking hands with the Queen! Who exactly was this man, I remember wondering. As it turned out, the picture was of him collecting a Queen’s Award.

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21st April 2016

Oxford cloud-based telephony innovators, Sesui, honoured with prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise


21 April, 2016: Sesui, the intelligent cloud-based telephony and contact centre pioneer, has today announced it has received a 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for business success – following a rigorous and highly competitive judging process.

One of only 48 companies in the South East awarded for outstanding business achievement this year, the Oxford Science Park-located Sesui has been recognised within the innovation category on account of its in-house i-Platform development that underpins all its cloud-based telephony solutions for driving positive organisational change. Intelligent and location-independent, the i-Platform, wholly owned and developed by Sesui, is compatible with all and any existing client infrastructure, benefitting customers with significant cost savings and the flexibility to easily scale the solution and implement system changes.

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Sesui receives prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise


Sesui i-Platform celebrated for its flexibility to deliver, immediacy to scale, and simplicity to use

queens-award-2016We are delighted to announced that Sesui is the proud recipient of the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for business success – following a rigorous and highly competitive judging process.

Awarded for outstanding business achievement, Sesui has been recognised within the innovation category on account of its in-house i-Platform that underpins all its cloud-based telephony solutions. Intelligent and location-independent, the i-Platform, wholly owned and developed by Sesui, is compatible with all and any existing client infrastructure, benefitting customers with significant cost savings and the flexibility to easily scale the solution and implement system changes.

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