The Business Magazine - B2B Business News - Site Logo
The Business Magazine November 2023
Read now

Solotech opens new UK HQ in Solihull

31 January 2023
The Business Magazine article image for: Solotech opens new UK HQ in Solihull

Solotech, a global leader in AV entertainment and technology, has opened a new UK headquarters at Blythe Gate, Solihull.

The new  facility will serve as a hub for audio, video and lighting rental stock and corporate offices, as well as a central location for its booming sales and systems integration activities.

With roots in audio dating back 45 years, the company supplies the biggest festivals, tours and live events across the UK, Europe and beyond, with a client list that includes, Isle of Wight Festival, Reading & Leeds Festival, Hyde Park BST Summer Series, Download, Arctic Monkeys, The Killers, Rammstein and many more.

In recent times, Solotech has expanded its UK offering into video, lighting and full 360o services, including the internationally heralded ABBA Voyage project.

John Probyn, Head of Business Development in Europe for the Live Productions Division, Solotech, said: "This new facility gives us an operational advantage by providing efficient workflows that helps us deliver the high-quality projects that our customers have come to expect. This great workplace also ensures our staff have modern facilities with the highest health, safety and welfare standards."

Solotech has also been expanding as a Top five AV global systems integrator across the corporate, worship, and transportation sectors.

Solotech UK Managing Director Bryce Jewell said: "We’re delighted to have cut the ribbon on our new UK headquarters with our team. We have seen unprecedented growth in recent years, and this gives us the space and environment to keep us on that trajectory. Our team is very inspired for what’s ahead with our partners and clients."

Nicky Godding is editor of The Business Magazine. Before her journalism career, she worked mainly in public relations moving into writing when she was invited to launch Retail Watch, a publication covering retail and real estate across Europe.

After some years of constant travelling, she tucked away her passport and concentrated on business writing, co-founding a successful regional business magazine. She has interviewed some of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs who have built multi-million-pound businesses and reported on many science and technology firsts.

She reports on the region’s thriving business economy from start-ups, family businesses and multi-million-pound corporations, to the professionals that support their growth and the institutions that educate the next generation of business leaders.

Related topics

Related articles