One of Kent’s leading IT solutions and communications services providers, Astro, is delighted to have been named as one of the fastest-growing, private companies in Kent on the prestigious annual MegaGrowth 50 list for the second year running.
Published by Kent Business, the highly regarded The MegaGrowth 50 reveals the businesses across the county with the largest growth in turnover over the last three financial years. Astro surged onto the list for the first time in 2017 and is delighted to have been named again in 2018.
Steve Hodges, Managing Director of Astro said; “Thanks to the amazing team at Astro, we really are on an award winning roll! To appear on the Megagrowth list for the second year running is a fantastic achievement. It is great to see our hard work paying off; Astro has continued to broaden our client base with prestigious new business wins, but equally importantly, has forged strong business relationships and not only retained existing long-term clients, but increased the range of services we offer them. Congratulations should go to all the business in Kent who have made the Megagrowth list in 2018.”
This is the latest in a string of successes for Astro, established in 1984, who after being named Business of the Year at the Dartford and Gravesham Business Awards in 2016, made the Megagrowth list in 2017 and then went on to be named one of the Top 20 SME Culture Leaders in 2018. Astro’s Founder and CTO, Steve Smith and Managing Director, Steve Hodges were also both recently rewarded for their “success and position” by the Institute of Telecommunicatons Professionals (ITP), the UK’s leading independent body for people who work in the telecommunications industry, with Honorary Fellowships to the ITP.
Astro provides business communications solutions and services to companies and organisations, both large and small, across the UK and are experts in solving business challenges through the use of technical solutions.
Astro has been delivering technical solutions to solve business challenges for over 30 years. Founded by two former employees of BT and Cable and Wireless, Astro has gone on to deliver some of the most technically challenging and complex solutions in the market.
Providing services ranging from physical cabling and wireless LAN’s to cloud-based video conferencing and SIP services, key clients include Butlin’s, Grundon Waste Management, Motorpoint Arena, TGI Friday’s and BBC Wales.
Astro is headquartered in Hawley Manor, Dartford with staff based all over the country and partner organisations across the globe.