History of Success

Our Successes


The Company is founded by Herman Crowther after exploring critical ‘gaps’ in business processes and identifies technology solutions that would change the way business is conducted, for the better.


2001 – 2005

Continued research and development gave rise to new business solutions, providing answers to a client base ranging from Medical practitioners, radiologists to the largest media company on the continent.


2005 – 2006

Appointed as sole distributor in Africa for Inotec, Avision, Imagesite by Equorum, Mekel, Zeutschel and IRIS products.


2006 – 2007

Media24 employs firstcoast’s technology and bureau services for the processing of their BBBEE Share Scheme. Achieving a significant penetration of market for document centric technologies.



Grant Stott’s appointment to firstcoast Board of Directors and immediately add significant value to the growth path of firstcoast.



Appointed by the Independent Electoral Commission to provide and manage the technology to process the 2009 General Elections and 2011 Local Government Elections.

Receive Avision Best Partner Award.

Company maintain a growth in excess of 200% per annum.



firstcoast receives Award at IRISLINK 2010 in Belguim – for the installation of the largest scanning platform in the world utilising IRIS technology.



Achieving a significant market share and products such as Avision, InoTec and Zeutschel has now been recognised for their quality, service and superior position in the marketplace.

The company maintains it’s growth path and relocate to a Head Office building where state of the art facilities has been established.



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