BIST (Business IT Support Team) was formed in 2003 and has grown to be one of the leading IT Resellers and Technology providers offering hardware and software solutions for education, private and public sector clients nationally.

BIST are accredited partners for all the major technology brands such as Microsoft, Dell, HP, Lenovo, ESET, Bitdefender to name a few.

2003 - BIST was founded by Keith Petty and a former business partner who operated from their offices in Wibsey, Bradford selling office supplies and hardware. The first person was employed a few months after start-up

2004 - £1 Million Sales Turnover Achieved

2005 - Moved to larger premises after outgrowing previous offices. BIST employed 15 people at that time. BIST starts offering customers Hardware maintenance contracts

2006 - Keith Petty becomes sole owner of BIST

2008 - Despite the economic downturn, BIST continues to grow and moves into larger premises, three times the size of its previous offices and employs 45 people

2009 – BIST achieves Microsoft Gold Partner and HP Accreditations/£4 Million Sales Turnover Achieved

2010 - £1 Million Gross Profit Achieved

2011 - BIST acquires BIST Media offering Design, Digital Print & Web and forms BIST Group

2013 - £10 Million Sales Turnover Achieved

2015 - £12 Million Sales Turnover Achieved

2016 - Dedicated Solutions Team Created to help grow the business

2017 – Launch of BIST Online ecommerce site