United Kingdom (April 27, 2012)—Allen & Heath has been honored with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category.
The award was granted for the company’s achievement in export growth between 2008 and 2011, with overseas earnings growing by 64%, along with growth in turnover and profit.
This is the second time the manufacturer has won a Queen’s Award, having previously been recognized in 1995 in the same category.
“As a British company, we are thrilled to be recognized by the Queen’s Award Office once again. Since Allen & Heath’s inception in 1969, our goal has been to build a premium global brand, and the relationships we have formed with our distribution partners, which now number more than 80 across the globe, are key to our success,” comments Allen & Heath’s MD, Glenn Rogers. “Not only do we rely on this international network to spread the reach of the Allen & Heath brand but also to gather customer feedback, which influences our future product development.”
Allen & Heath started out providing mixing consoles for the bands Genesis, The Who and Pink Floyd. Now part of D&M Holdings Inc. Japan, its current portfolio covers a spectrum of the industry, with recent users including Adele, Morrissey, President Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, ESPN Sports, Sasha and Pete Tong.
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