New Horizons has yet more cause for celebration this month as our network is awarded ‘Partner of the Year 2015’ by VMWare. Finalists for the last four years, New Horizons outshone the competition to be presented with the prestigious award.

VMWare, a subsidiary of EMC Corporation, is one of the USA’s largest software companies with a turnover of $6.035 billion in 2014. Their awards are designed to recognise their approved partners like New Horizons for their demonstrated excellence and achievements throughout the year. Winning an award such as this is testament to the outstanding training services each and every member of the New Horizons franchise network provides to their clients.

New Horizons is the world’s largest independent IT training company. We provide a wide range of computer training and complementary programmes for many small, medium and large organisations as well as individuals improving their careers. Franchisees operate their own dedicated learning centres and quickly become the single source of IT training for their customers.

“We’re incredibly proud to have received this award. We constantly strive to deliver of the best quality service to our customers so to win an award is the icing on the cake. It just goes to show that our franchisees really do offer industry-leading training backed up with unparalleled levels of customer service and support. Being part of a network with this accolade behind it is great for any franchisee that joins our network, it gives them a boost and recognition in the market very quickly,” explains Scott McDaniel, International Development Director.

Winning awards like these not only benefits the brand by maintaining New Horizons’ place at the forefront of the IT and Training industry but it also benefits the franchise network as a whole. Adding to an already impressive collection of awards from global partners including Microsoft and Cisco, this latest accolade proves to franchise prospects and their customers alike that New Horizons offer some of the best training available, thus helping franchisees to win new business. Being associated with a global brand offers franchisees a massive boost and means that they are well-known in their territories even before they begin trading.

Founded in 1982, we have over 30 years’ experience in the IT and Training Industry. The New Horizons franchise network boasts over 300 centres in 70 countries worldwide (and counting!) each supported by a team of experts in all essential business disciplines. We are Microsoft’s largest training provider, delivering more than 33% of all authorised Microsoft training worldwide and franchisees enjoy the benefits of global supplier partnerships with Cisco, VMware and CompTIA to name but a few.

If you’d like to take advantage of being part of our global brand, you can find out more about the New Horizons franchise by emailing Scott McDaniel on