Our History

How it all Started

In July 1996, Millgate opened its first office in South Yorkshire providing IT and communication solutions for businesses nationwide. Today, Millgate serves over 6000 customers nationwide with a turnover of over £32million in 2014, which is why we are one of the top 100 VARs in the country.
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July 1996

Managing Director Chris Calvert opened Millgate's first office in Rotherham

July 1997

Achieved £1million turnover in the first year

April 1999

Achieved Gold Partner Status with HP

August 2004

Received £75,000 grant funding from Yorkshire Forward

April 2005

Sales Director Chris Headon Joined Millgate

April 2006

Sales and profit doubled in the last 12 months

September 2009

Relocated to a new 2 storey detached office in Sheffield Vantage Park

September 2012

Director Sam Bell Joined Millgate and launched a business telecom division "Millgate Connect"

July 2013

Sales reached over £24million and purchased a new office

October 2014

Launch our very own Sales Academy

November 2014

Sales reached over £32million and are ranked 69th out of 15,000 VARs in the UK

April 2015

Nominated for the CRN Best Marketing Campaign 2015

September 2015

Finalist for the CRN Awards 2015 – Reseller of the Year and SMB Reseller of the Year

December 2015

Sales reached over £42.2million and are ranked 57th out of 15,000 VARs in the UK