We've shipped the Valiantys ShipIt! - Valiantys - Atlassian Platinum Partner

We’ve shipped the Valiantys ShipIt!

image2016-5-30 8_33_34Valiantys has just turned 10, so of course we had to celebrate and have a good time!

And what better way to celebrate than by hosting our very first – but certainly not last – Valiantys ShipIt? And what better place to celebrate than Barcelona?

The Valiantys ShipIt

Valiantys ShipIt


Each member of the Team Valiantys flew to the city of Gaudi for two days. Our projects were put on hold – but don’t worry, we all remained dedicated to handling our Atlassian support services! The call was to relax and celebrate of course, but also to take the opportunity to work on something different.

We’ve all come across tasks we wished we had more time to spend on, whether directly related to our work but not business critical, or interesting from a corporate point of view but of less immediate added value.

So we all teamed up in small groups: around five people of different departments, different skillsets, different native languages and based in different countries. Next, each team chose a fancy name and took a shipment order to work on.

Ready, steady, go!

Shipment orders ranged from designing apps within JIRA to streamline business processes and linking a rotating beacon to the Atlassian Marketplace to be notified when a customer buys one of our awesome add-ons, through to greater involvement with charities. (Disclaimer: no animals were harmed in the making of this ShipIt.)

24 insane hours of blood, sweat, tears and cerveza later, it was time to demo our work, and start the campaign to be elected!



The assessment

A few hours and snacks later, it was time for our leaders to host their keynotes, and time to announce the elected winners of the Valiantys ShipIt: those who’d designed the post-training memory smartphone application (more on this very soon).


Screen Shot 2016-06-02 at 17.48.31


But that’s not all, folks. It was also time for everyone to contemplate the journey since François and Alexandre started the Valiantys story 10 years ago in the South of France. It was great to see that the team is all looking in the same direction and knows where we’re heading, and to feel we each have our own important part to play in the bigger story.

The team building

It started to feel like the right moment to make the most of the awesome city of Barcelona. But sorry, dear reader – what happened in Barcelona stays in Barcelona.

Nevertheless, the trip was an awesome opportunity to finally meet all the people we usually only speak to via video calls and HipChat – at best – or even as names in emails. It was also a great opportunity to share foods and drinks, to dance and sing together, and to really embrace the fact we’re a great team, and proud of it.



Cheers to the organisers Alexandre, François, Magali, Cyrille, Ajay and Nurat for the good time!

Cutted Triangle

Subscribe to the Valiantys Newsletter

Registered request ! Subscribing... This is not an email An error occured

In accordance with our privacy policy, we are committed to respecting your personal data.

Contact us

Our Atlassian certified consultants will be happy to answer you.

Join us

We're building the next dream team - Are you in?

Follow us

We use cookies for the operation of our website. This is to improve its use, to personalize your experience, and to compile visitor statistics. By continuing to use this site, you consent to this policy. You can manage the settings and choose whether or not to accept certain cookies whilst browsing. For more information, see our privacy policy. Our privacy policy

Privacy settings

In order to facilitate your navigation and to provide you with the best possible service, we use cookies to improve the site to the needs of our visitors, particularly according to the number of visitors. For more information, please read our privacy policy. Our privacy policy


Google reCAPTCHA is a system designed to distinguish humans from computers, so that bots are unable to maliciously fill out forms on behalf of a human being.


Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user's usage history of the AddThis sharing widget. Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.


Targeting Cookies: Targeting cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertising on other sites. They are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. You can turn off the use of cookies for targeted advertising here. When the button is green, targeted cookies are on. When the button is red, targeting cookies have been turned off.

Social Media Cookies: These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we have added to the site to enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content and messages you see on other websites you visit. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.