Our Sweet Story
Creating long-lasting technology partnerships with care,
passion and personality for over 4 decades
1977 – Sweethaven is Born!
Sweethaven is established by Family Rambridge, after taking over a local newsagents! The business starts life as a newsagent/sweet shop in Trehaven Parade – hence the name Sweethaven!
1987 – Dedicated PC Sales Commenced
In recognition of technological advancements, Sweethaven starts to specialise in dedicated PC sales. Expansion to 3 retail units and a dedicated PC area ensues.
2000 – Establishment of 1st Class Managed Service
Sweethaven brings on its first local business client! And from there see accelerated growth of managed support for both the local education and business market.
2002 – Service Perfection
Sweethaven sees further growth and thus hones focus on delivery of high-quality managed service, coupled with a spotlight on training, industry accreditation and talent development.
2008 – Expansion
Sweethaven outgrows its premises yet again! New Reigate HQ premises acquired to enable larger scale expansion and refurbishment.
Two arms are fully established: Sweethaven Business Services for the B2B market and Sweethaven Education Services for the B2E market.
2012 – Client Growth
Sweethaven Business Services and Sweethaven Education Services grows to cover more of the South East SME market and to incorporate bespoke project work for larger corporates
2015 – Focus on Talent
Sweethaven further increases focus on national apprenticeship schemes to contribute to generation and development of local talent that will in turn support the South East’s schools and businesses.
These efforts lead to the subsequent recognition of Apprenticeship Scheme of the Year.
2016 – National Awards
Reputation and quality leads to Sweethaven’s recognition at national level as PCR Reseller of the Year and Toast of Surrey Apprenticeship Scheme of the Year. Individual recognition of Martin Byrne (Head of Technical Innovation) as Top 30 under 30 in the UK and Melissa Rambridge (Senior Leadership Team) as PCR Women of the Year’s Rising Star award winner
2020 – Where We Are Today
Supporting over 55 businesses and 16 schools across the South East, Sweethaven is labelled by PCR as the UK’s Managed Service Provider of the Year.
The company continues to maintain a determined focus on enabling customers to excel through a trusted partnership and to deliver technological solutions with a truly personal touch that resonates with the company’s family upbringing!
Awards & Accreditations
It is our mission to ensure that we offer the best possible range of ICT products and services alongside in-depth
consultation and advice that ensures your specific ICT requirements are achieved. Awards or not, we target excellence.
A must-have for education institution and students alike