Industry, Press Releases 3rd July 2018

Welcome Aboard to clients and staff from Wilkinson-Kent Consulting

Stephen Gibson

AfterDark now welcomes Wilkinson-Kent Consulting staff and clients in strengthening our businesses and delivering on exciting technical projects together.

This acquisition provides AfterDark Technology with over 50 new customers and bolsters our company’s capabilities within IT security, business automation and the management of cloud migrations.

Commenting on the deal, Founder and Director of AfterDark Technology Stephen Gibson said, “the addition of WK Consulting supports our desire to increase our market share through a combination of acquisition and organic growth,” adding, “strengthening our core services ensures our customers benefit from our growing pool of talent and expertise to help maximise the potential in their own business.”

Alastair Wilkinson, co-founder of WK Consulting, said, “This is an exciting development for both WK Consulting and its customers. For the past 15 years we have strengthened our position in the local business IT services market. Our acquisition by AfterDark now provides us with a stronger corporate platform to provide first-class services to our customers.”

WK Consulting’s customers and majority of staff will transition to AfterDark Technology and all operations will relocate to the AfterDark Head Office in Bowen Hills.


About AfterDark Technology

AfterDark Technology is a privately-owned company specialising in IT management, application development, communications and data protection services to a range of key industries throughout Australia and New Zealand. The company has a staff of 25 individuals and supports over 3500 devices across more than 150 clients. For more information:

About Stephen Gibson

While AfterDark's trademark and catchphrase is 'Keeping IT Going', I'm always driving to do more for my clients than just that. Through reputation, great suppliers and hard work, our team at AfterDark Technology has delivered IT strategy, key technologies and help desk services to more clients'​ year on year since opening the doors in 2001. We love helping businesses use technology to be more profitable and efficient! Please contact me for a free introductory consultancy or if you would like to join our successful team.