Our Story

Our Story

From collaborative discovery sessions to ongoing support, Clearvision empowers teams to reach their full potential.

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Our mission

To bring about a more efficient, collaborative and cost-effective software development industry – and most importantly, to show companies how they can save time and money without having to compromise on quality.

From conception to transformation

Clearvision has a team of talented in-house developers, working on a variety of exciting new projects. Their aim is to produce the collaborative tools of tomorrow, reshaping the future of teamwork.

Clearvision’s dedication to excellence has seen us win numerous accolades over the years. To date, we are the only Atlassian partner to have won an Atlassian award five years in a row, and we’ve won more times in total than any other partner. 

But we’re not resting on our laurels. At Clearvision, we believe in continual improvement, and that’s why you know you’re safe in our hands. Whether you need help with licensing, services, support, training or plug-in development, we offer service you can trust in.

Over 18 years of experience

5 offices worldwide

8000+ successful projects

Thousands of happy clients

700% team growth in 5 years

Meet ‘The Visionaries’

We are a team that is free to discuss, to feedback and to be creative, and that’s why we’ve grown to the size and standard we are today.

Atlassian Partner of the Year – Dev Tools

Atlassian Summit 2017

For the fifth consecutive year, Clearvision received a top award at the Atlassian Summit – the only company in the world to achieve this feat. This time, we were recognised for our exemplary knowledge of the development tools industry.

 
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2017 Solent 250 / Southern Tech 100

The Business Magazine

Clearvision appears in the 2017 Solent 250 List, as well as in the Southern Tech 100, celebrating the top private independent companies in the Solent region.

 
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Top New Business: Globally

Atlassian Summit 2016

This award celebrates the achievement of gaining the most new business by an Atlassian Expert, globally. 

 
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National Business Awards UK

Finalists 2015 & 2016

The Lloyd’s Bank National Business Awards is a prestigious accolade in the UK and includes a number of categories, including International Growth and Business Enabler of the Year.

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x3 in Atlassian’s Charlie Club

2015

For the third year running, Clearvision join Atlassian’s Charlie Club within the first quarter of the year for smashing the $1,000,000 minimum of new sales and the minimum of 33% year-on-year growth.

Atlassian Charlie Club 2015

Atlassian Summit 2015

The Charlie Club Award represents the achievement of surpassing the yearly sales performance target set for Atlassian Experts.

 

Best International Performance

South Coast Business Awards 2015

Clearvision was awarded the Best International Performance for a South Coast company, beating four other highly acclaimed nominees. 

 

Atlassian Charlie Club 2014

Atlassian Summit 2014

The Charlie Club Award represents the achievement of surpassing the yearly sales performance target set for Atlassian Experts.

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Small Business of the Year

South Coast Business Awards 2013

Clearvision was awarded the Hampshire Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Award. The award recognises outstanding performance by organisations in the South Coast.

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Atlassian Charlie Club 2013

Atlassian Summit 2013

The first Atlassian Expert headquartered in Europe, to be recognised with an induction into the Charlie Club, an award given to the top 5 best selling Experts of that year.

Company Timeline

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1997

The Vision Begins

Clearvision was founded in Southampton, UK, as an IBM Rational consultancy house, led by MD Gerald Tombs, an independent contractor at this time.

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2005

New Directions

As the business grows, Clearvision begins to offer more than consultancy for IBM, developing plugins and solutions of its own to reflect developments in the software world.

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2007

Atlassian Experts

As Jira goes viral, Clearvision gains expert accreditation from Atlassian. The beginning of a beautiful friendship!

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2012

AgileSCM

Clearvision launches its very own browser-based ALM tool, branded AgileSCM, for easy Git, SVN and Mercurial permission control. This product has since been retired.

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2012

Enterprise Experts

Clearvision become the first European Experts to be badged ‘Enterprise Ready’ by Atlassian.Read more

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2012

All About the Zen

Clearvision becomes a Zendesk Authorised Partner when they launch their Partner program.

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2013

Charlie Club Winners

Clearvision wins an Atlassian Charlie Club Award, the first European Expert to reach this achievement in recognition of licence sales and consultancy work in the Partner program.

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2013

Business of the Year

Clearvision is awarded SME business of the year at the South Coast Business Awards, recognising the growing expansion at Clearvision HQ in Southampton, England.

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2013

Inaugural Dublin AUG

Clearvision sponsors the first Dublin AUG in September, helping to bring discussion and tips to Atlassian users in the Dublin area as part of Clearvision’s expansion into Ireland.

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2014

New Digs, Clearer Vision

As the team of Clearvision visionaries continues to rapidly grow, the organisation moves into a new, larger office in Southampton.

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2014

Charlie Club 2 Years Running

Clearvision wins its second Charlie Club Award - the first of the Atlassian experts to do so in the 13/14 financial year. It’s another record year for Clearvision sales.

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2014

Dublin Expansion

Clearvision officially opens its newest office in Dublin at the Guinness Enterprise Centre.

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2014

Git Essentials

Clearvision becomes one of a handful of Atlassian Experts to be ‘Git Essentials enabled’, an accreditation that notes a specialty in Atlassian and Git.

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2014

Atlassian Expert Awards

Clearvision wins 4 of a possible 12 awards from Atlassian at the annual Summit. These included: The Top Expert EMEA, Top Jira Expert, Top Dev Tools and The Charlie Club Award.

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2015

Atlassian Expert Awards

Clearvision wins 4 of a possible 12 awards from Atlassian at the annual Summit. These included: The Top Expert EMEA, Top Jira Expert, Top Dev Tools and The Charlie Club Award.

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2015

Push the Tempo

Tempo names Clearvision as its Top Selling Partner Award winner at the Atlassian Summit, and then expand their partnership with a trip to Tempo HQ in Reykjavik Iceland.

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2015

Up in the G-Cloud

Clearvision is announced as the first ever Atlassian Expert listed on G-Cloud 6, a UK Government scheme helping local councils and authorities get certified software development support and services.

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2015

ClearHub

Clearvision launches ClearHub, a marketplace for clients to find long term Atlassian skilled contractors.

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2015

x3 in the Charlie Club

For the third year running, Clearvision join Atlassian’s Charlie Club within the first quarter of the year for smashing the $1,000,000 minimum of new sales and the minimum of 33% year-on-year growth..

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2015

Best International Performance

2 years after winning the SME Award, Clearvision grabs the big one at the South Coast Business Awards 2015 for Best International Performance.

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2015

Shortlisted for National Award

Clearvision is shortlisted for the Lloyd's Bank National Business Awards 2015, which took place in November..

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2015

Celebratory Summit

Clearvision bags 3 Expert awards in addition to the Charlie Club award at the 2015 Atlassian Summit. Namely, Top Jira, Collaboration and Dev Tool Expert.

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2015

The Future of Team Collaboration 2015

Clearvision's biggest event to date sees over 300 delegates come together to discuss the latest collaboration tools and trends. The day plays host to keynote talks from Professor Brian Cox and SAS Veteran Chris Ryan, alongside industry thought leaders..

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2016

Dublink

The first event run by Clearvision in Ireland. The event helps companies to learn more about how they can leverage the Atlassian tools, alongside some industry leading plugins and add-ons.

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2016

Expansion to India

Due to strong demand, Clearvision opens a new office in Bangalore, expanding its global presence to serve enterprise clients in India with Atlassian Expertise and solutions.

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2016

The World of Clouds and DevOps

Clearvision attends Cloud & DevOps World, a hugely successful event in London featuring CV's own Head of Client Services Andrew Stickland. He discusses how Aer Lingus took off following the migration of its tools to the Cloud.

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2016

Expansion in the USA

Clearvision makes huge strides state-wide with a new, bigger office in Philadelphia and an influx of 'Visionaries' from all over North America. Clearvision also hosts the Think Atlassian Road Trip in June, with meet-ups in Philly, DC and New York.

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2016

700% Growth

The team of 'Visionaries' grows bigger and bigger - by 700%, in fact, over the past 5 years! The Clearvision team now 90 strong, with 5 different office locations.

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2016

Top New Business Globally

Clearvision scoops the award for Top New Business Globally, at the Atlassian Summit Partner Awards 2016. This celebrates the most new business gained worldwide, regardless of territory.

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2016

National Business Awards Finalists

For the second year running, Clearvision is announced as a finalist amongst hundreds of other businesses for the National Business Awards, this time for the Vonage Business Enabler of the Year. The ceremony takes place in November 2016.

Are you in the Class of 2018/19?

We’re looking for diligent, creative and enthusiastic folk to join our rapidly growing team of Visionaries, across all our international offices.