Where it all began
Gary had a passion for technology since an early age and was always around technology in one form or another, he excelled in Computer science at college and started his career as a programmer but soon found he preferred helping people with technical issues.
A large Precision Engineering company in Birmingham by the name of Columbia Precision employed Gary to help them to grow their business through the use of new technologies and take their business to the next level.
Word soon spread!
Their success got people talking and it wasn’t long before other companies were asking for support with their own technology and IT strategies; many of these businesses we still look after to this day.
Time to grow
It wasn’t long before we needed more help but needed someone who shared the same passion and knowledge. Mark had also grown up in Birmingham and had followed a similar career path. Mark was equally fascinated by all kinds of technology, so this was start of something special.
Planting our flag
Not long after, Compex IT (short for COMputer EXperts) was born. We vowed to do things differently to the vast array of other IT companies out there – to give that truly personalised approach to our clients and to support the people who used the IT, instead of the IT…
Looking to the future!
It was only a matter of time before a successful new business partnership was born, and the rest, as they say, is history!