Toronto, ON – November 12th, 2014
Skipton Group Inc. (“Skipton”) Data and Integrity Inc. (“Data Integrity”) announced today that they have signed an agreement to merge companies as of February 1st, 2015. Under the agreement, the companies will continue to operate as their respective brands in the short term, but will amalgamate into one legal entity to bring the best of both worlds to their respective customers.
Rob Seager (President, Skipton) commented on the merger plans: “Skipton has built a solid foundation of customers and offerings over the past 15 years, and the merger with Data Integrity is an exciting opportunity to move forward with a larger suite of offerings. Like Skipton, Data Integrity has a long history of providing outstanding solutions, and both companies should benefit from this”.
Norman Filicetti (President, Data Integrity) made this announcement today: “I am really excited about this opportunity. With this amalgamation we attain the necessary scale and expertise to deliver advanced solutions leveraging our complementary skill sets.”
Skipton Group is a leading provider of Information Technology solutions focused on business continuity in data center environments and retail/commerce industry solutions. An IBM Premier Partner and Toshiba Diamond Partner, Skipton provides end-to-end solutions that include hardware, software, and services.
Data Integrity—the 2014 recipient of the IBM Winning Edge award for outstanding growth—has served the business community with technology solutions and products for more than 33 years. For more information on Skipton Group and Data Integrity, visit www.dataintegrity.com and www.skipton.ca.