Orange Music Electronic Company Ltd (OMEC) has been awarded, forthe third time in six years, the coveted Queen's Award forEnterprise: International Trade. The company is one of the mostrecognised guitar amplifier manufacturers in the world.
This great honour is made in recognition of OMEC's outstandingachievement having grown its export sales by 90% since their lastaward in 2009. They now sell to over 80 countries worldwide.
In the six years since receiving its first award, OMEC haslaunched many new and innovative products, expanded into thecomputer market and celebrated its 40th anniversary.
Managing Director Damon Waller commented 'We are especiallyproud to be presented with this Award in the Queen's DiamondJubilee year, and we aim to continue doing what we do best,designing, building and creating new innovative products andbuilding the brand.
Cliff Cooper, founder and CEO, also commented, saying "It wasalways our dream for Orange Amplification to become a truly globalcompany and, with factories in three Continents and a worldwidedistribution network, to now receive the accolade of the QueensAward for the third time is so very special. I would like to takethis opportunity to thank all our staff around the world who withtheir dedication and enthusiasm have made this possible.