Great roles for women in tech with Colt Technology Services

Great roles for women in tech with Colt Technology Services

 January 08, 2024

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Want to work for a market leader in the telecommunications sector?

Colt Technology Services ticks this box and then some. Let's reflect on Colt's award success from 2023.

2023 has been a big year for Colt. Not only did it maintain its Platinum EcoVadis rating for the second consecutive year, achieved a 70 plus NPS rating for all Colt Technology Services regions, but it has also completed the acquisition of Lumen EMEA, marking a new era. But 2023 has also been a momentous year for Colt in terms of industry recognition.

Colt’s 2023 award wins

  • Keri Gilder named People’s Choice Woman Of The Year, Network X
  • Bronze Award for Best Customer Service Team (Large), European Contact Centre & Custom Service Awards
  • Digital Technology Innovation Award, British Business Awards run by the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan
  • Best Data Service Innovation, Global Carrier Awards
  • Keri Gilder named Telecommunications CEO of the Year, European CEO Awards
  • Best Practices Company of the Year, Frost & Sullivan (Europe SD WAN industry)
  • Best Practices Global Customer Value Leadership Award, Frost & Sullivan (network enterprise services)
  • In-House Team of the Year, ALB Japan Law Awards
  • Highly Commended Award, City of London Considerate Contractor Streetworks Scheme
  • Midsized Service Provider, Global Wholesale Service Provider Excellence Awards, Atlantic-ACM
  • Carrier of the Year, Virgin Media Partner Event
  • Eye on Innovation Award for CSPs, Gartner
  • Company of the Year, Frost & Sullivan
  • Keri Gilder named Outstanding Female Executive, Pacific Telecoms Council Awards

MEF Awards:

  • SD WAN Managed Service Provider of the Year – Global
  • NaaS Provider of the Year – Europe
  • NaaS Provider of the Year – Global
  • Best NaaS Vision

Asian Telecom Awards:

  • Telecom Solutions Provider of the Year – Japan
  • Cloud Initiative of the Year – Japan

Layer123 Network Transformation Awards:

  • New Service Innovation
  • SD WAN Service Excellence
  • Keri Gilder awarded Outstanding Contributor

A commitment to excellence 

Being nominated for and winning awards provides far more than external recognition. They play a pivotal role in Colt Technology Services journey. They act as a commitment to excellence and show the company's dedication to continuous improvement. Whether that’s through its product portfolio, customer service skills or ESG ambitions.

Taking part in award competitions helps foster trust among customers and investors and, beyond marketing, it contributes to a positive work culture by boosting morale and attracting and rewarding top talent. Award recognition can also open doors to meaningful partnerships and networking opportunities.

A pioneer in the industry 

Colt Head of PR, Anne Amlot, spoke about the award wins for 2023: “What I really like about the awards that we’re winning is that they’re really diverse and varied – some recognise our values and our hard work in creating an inclusive company culture, while others recognise industry excellence in technology innovation, but all are testament to the hard work of our Colties and our ability to think differently and stand out as a pioneer in the industry.”

Colt Technology Services is very grateful for all the recognition it has received this year (beyond what’s listed here) and hope the great momentum at the company continues.

"Huge thanks goes to all the Colties for their continued hard work to make our business what it is today and to those who work on award submissions," says Colt. 

Work for an award-winning company like Colt 

Working for a company that is continually celebrated for its excellence can provide a great sense of pride and purpose. 

Embark on an exciting career with Colt.


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