Jaama appoints IT manager as company expansion continues
Fleet and asset management software company Jaama has
further underlined its commitment to providing customers with cutting-edge
solutions with the appointment of a dedicated IT manager.
Stuart Jones, who reports to Jaama IT director James
Thresher, is responsible for maintaining the smooth running of the company’s IT
infrastructure in addition to managing the implementation of various strategic
Additionally, his responsibilities include maintaining
Jaama’s ISO 9001 certification for its quality management systems and ISO
27001:2013 certification for its information security management.
Mr Jones has joined Jaama with a 17-year IT career behind
him during which he has worked in the local government, banking and housing
On joining Jaama, he said: “There are numerous projects
for me to get stuck into straight away, including development of the new web
Jaama portal, a number of infrastructure upgrades to various services and some
new exciting systems to be introduced later this year which will further
improve customers’ operating efficiencies.”
Jaama managing director Martin Evans said: “2016 was
another fantastic year for Jaama with revenue up by 18% as an ever-increasing number of organisations decided
to utilise our Key2 web-enabled technology.”
collectively managing more than 800,000 vehicles, company car and commercial
vehicle drivers and own-vehicle drivers as well their own workshops currently
use Key2. That number is expected to grow significantly further in 2017.
Additionally, said Jaama, Key2 was fast becoming the web-based software of choice for the plant, equipment
and tool hire management industry.
Mr Evans continued: “2016 was Jaama’s most prosperous
year to date with the company expanding to a completely new level and that pace
of development is continuing in 2017. Jaama
invests more than £2 million per year on software development to ensure that
Key2 is at the cutting edge of management solutions.
“In addition to many of our customers taking advantage of
our extensive and secure hosting environment, Jaama will be launching exciting
new modules to complement Key2 during 2017. This has accelerated the need to
have an even greater focus on managing our IT infrastructure. We are therefore
delighted to have recruited an IT manager with the knowledge and experience
that Stuart brings to the business.”