About Us

A software development company should have the ability to turn an idea into a product. A good software development company should have the ability to turn a product into a hit. tec20 was created when we realised that we could combine our individual expertise and produce first class software.

We lead the way in developing mobile applications far ahead of our competitors. We always create a unique application and our process is hassle-free. We will organise everything for you, from your initial concept to the creation of the perfect software application. We will be with you every step of the way.

Our in-house development team is based entirely within the UK. We never outsource your projects to other countries, allowing for quicker delivery and increased quality control of our products. Our highly trained staff will provide you with the most excellent service.

Our Focus

Our primary focus is on helping clients by lowering operating costs and increasing revenues through the application of tailor-made software. We are experts at designing systems that solve problems without adding unnecessary features that don’t add value.

Expertise

tec20 has over 20 years of expertise in the software industry creating software solutions for small and large businesses.  Formed by 2 experienced individuals from a Computing background we have built a reputation in the industry for delivering innovative products on time and within budget.

Accolades

The Directors of tec20 are responsible for designing several large award winning enterprise software solutions for their clients which have gained such accolades as the DTI’s Overall National Winner for the e-commerce awards in 2003, Best British Achievement 2004 (British Computer Society), West Midlands Regional ICT Champion & Winner of the National Mobile Information Awards 2004.

 

Our Key staff

As well as our core staff group we use a number of external contractors with specialist skill-sets on specific projects enabling us to work with niche technologies

Scott Smith

Scott Smith

CEO: Scott has worked as a software developer for over 20 years and has developed software for many organisations & businesses. He was the co-founder of the first University of Wolverhampton Spin-out back in 2000 and went on to develop solutions for Aston Martin, British Oxygen, HomeServe, Southwark Council and many others. Scott was also one of the original developers of WOLF, The UOW’s innovative VLE platform. Keen to progress his knowledge Scott now works closely with a number of organisations developing cutting-edge mobile applications.

Phil Kingston

Phil Kingston

CTO: Having graduated from the University of Warwick with a Computer Systems Engineering degree, Phil has since built up over 10 years of professional IT experience.  Phil is a fast-thinking, multi-skilled developer and innovator. He has written full systems in Java, PHP, Objective-C (native iOS apps) and has developed custom Linux distributions. Phil also understands the complex infrastructure required to maximise the performance out of these systems. Phil has managed teams of developers in previous roles but now oversees and coordinates all developments at tec20.

Rob Tromans

Rob Tromans

Head of Web Apps.: Rob is a graduate of Staffordshire University. With his BSc Honours in Computing Rob leads the Symfony team managing high-end enterprise solutions. He is a keen gamer and has a passion for emerging technologies.

Aiden Murphy

Aiden Murphy

Support Technician: Aiden gained his 1st Degree at the University of Wolverhampton. He heads up our on-site support department managing large Windows domain environments and ensuring that our clients networks and infrastructure are running smoothly day-to-day. An obsessive gamer, Aiden spends most of his salary on Graphics Cards

Emma Broadley-Smith

Emma Broadley-Smith

Accounts Manager: Emma manages the finances of the business. AAT Qualified, Emma has a passion for numbers and figures and keeps a firm grasp on our clients accounts. She also has a flair for design and helps the team produce high-end marketing brochures.

Chris Jukes

Chris Jukes

Head of iOS Development: With over 40 years I.T. experience, Chris is a highly-skilled, innovative thinker/leader/developer. He enjoys the challenge of the cutting-edge, as well as being extremely familiar and comfortable with more established technologies. A team-player, happy conversing with all levels of personnel. Chris built an organisation authoring many successful software solution to a world-wide audience. As head of iOS development, Chris is responsible for integrating Apple Specific technology into tec20's mobile platform.

Steve Molyneux

Steve Molyneux

Chief Technology Consultant: Steve is a well known and respected advocate in the use of learning technologies to support education and training. He has been at the forefront of educational technology for over 25 years and in 1994, whilst Professor of Advanced Learning Technologies and Director of the Learning Lab at the University of Wolverhampton, was one of the first to develop the concept of the VLE. He has held positions on numerous Government task-forces and committees and is a former advisor to the Deputy Chief of Defence Staff on the use of technology to support vocational training.