GuyKat, the eLearning agency based at Innovation Birmingham has purchased Florida based MTE Professional Services to further growth plans and accelerate their oversees expansion.
The company, which first joined the Innovation Birmingham campus with a single staff member a decade ago is now planning to aggressively scale-up in the US, alongside the continued growth of its team at Innovation Birmingham, which is currently numbered at twenty.
Jamie Morgan, founder of MTE Services, will lead GuyKat’s Professional Services team in North America. Jamie says: ‘The only change existing clients will notice at first is that we now have the support of a much bigger international team, with wider expertise. The extra capacity means that we can now bring on many more clients, and offer a greater range of services. For me personally, it’s going to be great to work with a team who have the same vision and values.’’
Guy McEvoy, CEO, says: ‘We’ve seen tremendous growth in revenue from the US and expanding our physical presence there was our top priority. This concludes a year of talks. I’m certain that the business is a fantastic fit with ours. We’re delighted to welcome Jamie and his team into the GuyKat family.’
Guykat have been a member of the Innovation Birmingham campus for a decade. Having spent time on accelerator schemes and benefitted from the campus's business support, they have steadily grown their team, recruiting graduates rfom nearby Aston and Birmingham City Universities.