Tyrone firm wins Queen's Award for International trade

A Cookstown based technology firm is celebrating winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise in relation to International trade and outstanding long-term growth in overseas sales.

Thursday, 29th April 2021, 11:28 am
Updated Thursday, 29th April 2021, 11:56 am

Advanced Electronic Solutions Ltd (AES Global) are a multi-award winning manufacturing company operating out of Kilcronagh Business Park on the outskirts of the County Tyrone town.

AES Global specialise in manufacturing one of the world's widest range of wireless intercoms and access control products for doors and gates, all of which are available for purchase through dealers in over 40 countries worldwide.

The company has seen growth by almost 300% in the last six years, with the USA predominately accounting for the largest export market.

Paul Creighton , CEO of AES Global in Cookstown.
Paul Creighton , CEO of AES Global in Cookstown.

Paul Creighton , CEO of AES Global has recognised the value of people in business and by using his expertise he has been able to help other local business leaders and entrepreneurs develop and succeed through tailored mentorship programmes.

He said: “International Trading has been integral to the growth and success of AES Global so I am elated to have won The Queen’s Awards for International Trade 2021. This award is a credit to our AES team whom without, we would never have accomplished such an achievement.”

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