Timeline

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September 2004

Friends Met at NDSU
Tyler, Ryan, and Brady started with network marketing for Excel.

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October 2004

Joined Fortune
After Excel went bankrupt, the friends joined Fortune
Hi-Tech Marketing.

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September 2005

Became Independent Sales Reps
Recruited by a payment processing company. Started reselling credit card processing and check collection services.

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January 2007

Incorporated into BNG Holdings, Inc.
Officially became a registered credit card processing and service company.

Employees: 3

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June 2007

Ryan Theis Joined BNG Team
Started selling services door to door and then developed their online marketing to get customers nationwide.

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2008

First Online Sale
Ryan Theis successfully sold the company’s first credit card terminal and merchant account online in Hawaii.

Employees: 4

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2008

1st Employee
BNG Team finally had enough money to hire a full-time employee.

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2008

First Office
They finally moved out of their shared house’s basement, and moved Downtown on Broadway. The rent was $350 a month, and the place was super tiny.

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2009

New Office
The guys moved to a slightly larger office on 32nd Ave S.

Employees: 5

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January 2010

Acquired Outsourced Solutions
Formed BNG Technologies and started working with a PSA to help us better manage the new business.

Employees: 7

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August 2010

Created ConnectBooster
The guys paid $15k thinking the amount would be enough to develop ConnectBooster and help BNG Technologies get paid faster.

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2011

BNG Technologies Voted ASI’s (Restaurant Manager POS) Rising Star
BNG Technologies was awarded as a new premier point of sale provider.

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June 2011

Began Partnership with Tigerpaw Software
BNG Holdings, Inc. began a partnership to integrate with Tigerpaw Software via their BNG Payment Gateway to streamline the payment process for all of Tigerpaw Software’s customers.

Employees: 14

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March 2012

Created BNG Design
Theis became an official w2 ’employee’, creating websites with a focus on SEO optimization and being a return-on-investment for business owners.

Employees: 20

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January 2013

Hired Joe Cresswell to Help Kick Off ConnectBooster
Our key hire helped push the sales of ConnectBooster, and invest more time and money into developing it.

Employees: 19

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April 2014

Began Investing More into ConnectBooster
After getting a positive outlook from IT Nation, the team decided ConnectBooster was definitely worth the time, money, and effort.

Employees: 29

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2015

Made Inc. 5000 List
#1769 in Nation. #2 in North Dakota.

Employees: 31

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2016

Made Inc. 5000 List Again
#2529 nationally. #5 in North Dakota.

ConnectBooster was awarded Best Integrated Solution IT Nation & Best Technology Integration Autotask.

Employees: 35

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November 2016

ConnectBooster 2.0 Release
We announced that our ConnectBooster product got a face lift and advanced features at IT Nation.

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January 2017

Celebrated Our 10 Year Anniversary
Released BNG documentary movie

Employees: 54

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2017

Inc. 5000 for Third Consecutive Year
#2626 nationally. #4 in North Dakota. 42 employees and rising.

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September 2017

BNG Team Ground Breaking
BNG Team broke ground on their new building

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2018

Made Inc. 5000 List 4 Years in a Row
#2779 nationally. #4 in North Dakota.

Employees: 61

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January 2019

Added Dream Manager Program
BNG Team Breaks New Ground By Hiring “Dream Manager” To Coach Employee Aspirations

Employees: 71

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March 2019

Moved Into Our New Home
The BNG Team moved into their new location 3285 47th Street S in Fargo, ND.