The Brewery in the City of London hosted the Independent Schools Council 2007 Annual Conference on the 20th and 21st March. The stand, in the main King George III hall, was kept busy throughout the exhibition.
Their renowned Engage MIS software as well as their acclaimed Double First suite and Payroll, were all on demonstration.
ISC Conference London (read more)
Double First was exhibiting at the De Vere Dunston Hall Hotel in Norwich during the Society of Heads of Independent Schools (SHMIS) Annual Conference, held between 4th and 7th March 2007.
'It was so rewarding,' said Stephanie Douthwaite, Account Manager, 'to see the impact Engage is making with so many schools. The word is certainly out on the street!'
Double First at SHMIS conference (read more)
A packed agenda and a full house of delegates was bound to make for a busy day when the Engage Development Partners met for their second conference.
Using the Greens Room of The Donnington Valley Hotel, the delegates had arrived, been refreshed with tea and coffee, and were ready to start by 10:15am.
Engage Development Partners Conference (read more)
'v2.08 sees a major usability-rich upgrade to Engage,' said Paul Rastall, Double First's Software Development Manager.
The impact of the following list is significant, and covers many areas of the program,
Engage upgrade released (read more)
The 2007 IAPS Management Conference Exhibition was held at The Royal York Hotel, York, from 5th to 7th February.
Double First showcased their acclaimed School Information Management software, Engage with its integrated Fees module, as well as their renowned Double First Accounts and Administrator suite and Payroll.
Double First at IAPS (read more)
As the Support Team continues to grow, two new staff members add their expertise to the team.
Tania has relocated from her native New Zealand. 'Having worked previously in the UK for two years,' said Carole, 'Tania assures me she is not put off by our climate, even if she did not get her wish for a white Christmas!'
Kirstin and Tania join Double First (read more)
On 28th October 2006, Double First launched its new Logo and Branding to mark the fact that their software had reached a new peak of success within the Independent School market.
'Not only is Engage now being acclaimed as the most advanced School Information Management software available,' said Jeff Elliott, Group MD, 'but our suite of Accounts, Administration and Payroll software is under considerable development as well.'
New branding for Double First (read more)
Hosted by Double First, the stunning Cisco Bedfont Lakes HQ in London was the venue for the seminar on Wednesday 18th October 2006.
Many schools attended this exciting seminar, some of which were existing customers. Cisco demonstrated how wireless technology can transform education offering connection to critical information, thereby improving efficiencies across a school's network enabling seamless delivery of media.
'Technology in Schools' Seminar (read more)
Charlton House was the venue for on 4th October 2006, for the first Engage Development Partners Conference. Delegates began arriving at noon to check in and quaff a refreshing glass of Champagne.
After a Buffet Lunch, everyone was driven to Yeovil for a tour of Double First's HQ, which included meetnig the Support Team, the Development Team, and seeing the new dedicated Training Centre.
Returning to Charlton House, the Conference began with Jeff Elliott (Group MD), giving a history of Double First, and Engage.
Development Partners Conference (read more)
Stephanie recently joined Double First as an Account Manager to help cope with the growing demand for the company's range of software for Independent Schools.
Graduating from University in 1997, Stephanie worked successfully for a well known leading Educational ICT provider, and brings a wealth of understanding of schools and their processes.
Stephanie Douthwaite joins (read more)