B-Tech - doing the business for 40 years
B-Tech, the audio-visial firm, has celebrated its 40th anniversary by ambitious international expansion.
B-Tech International Ltd (http://www.btechavmounts.com/)
The family-owned business employs 30 people at its UK headquarters in Daventry, Northants, and its increasing number of offices in Europe and Asia.
Its strategic expansion in times of economic stagnation in many economies appears to be paying off.
Already this year more staff have been taken on in the UK, Europe and Asia – and there are plans for further expansion in 2013.
A new arm has recently opened in Spain; B-Tech International (Iberia) sl., is based in Barcelona.
Managing Director Matt Bennett, said: “When my father Martin Bennett began the business in 1972 he took out a £500 loan to buy a van.
“He was quick to adapt and spot trends and that is still our guiding principle.
“The AV industry is very fast-changing and it is important to always look to the future in terms of products and markets.
“We are selling well in new markets in Russia and behind the old Iron Curtain and across Asia and north America.
“We have had a presence in Hong Kong and China for ten years and that is an area which has rapidly grown for B-Tech.
“We also take great pride on innovation, and our new Cantabria (http://www.btechavmounts.com/
“And if we stick to our principles I expect we’ll be here in another 40 years.”