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Starting from zero in 2010, Dean Rizov’s interiors company generated a revenue of £2.5m last year.
Bulgaro Ltd designs, manufactures, manages and installs interiors for a wide range of commercial and residential projects.
New ideas for the manufacturing are always being thought up by Mr Rizov, who researches new technology and invests in constant improvement of the company. He said: “From the outset we always believed innovation and sustainability were the key factors
for a modern business to thrive, together with a committed work force and can-do attitude.”
Due to the wide range of services Bulgaro Ltd provides, from design and joinery to upholstery and site instillation, Mr Rizov has full control over projects and has therefore gained a prestigious name for high quality outcomes. In fact, there has not been a single reported defects in the last nine years. He is also a firm believer in leading by example and so sees the importance of staff investment.
A recreational area with a gym and games room along with organised social events, barbeques, curry evenings and regular health checks are just some of the benefits Bulgaro Ltd employees enjoy. “The better you look after your staff the more successful your company will be.” Alongside Bulgaro Ltd, he runs another business with his wife Vita – DRDT Construction, founded in 2005. It today operates across the UK and Europe.
Mr Rizov attributes his success to a great education and solid upbringing combined with many years of experience. He added: “Passion and love of the business are paramount for me, and I believe everyone who works around me quickly picks up on this and they too become infected with the same desire.”