Carlstadt, NJ – December 11, 2014 – H. Betti Industries, Inc. the leading world-wide distributor of coin operated equipment celebrated their 80th anniversary during IAAPA 2014. To show their appreciation to their devoted customers and suppliers, H. Betti Industries, Inc. hosted a cocktail party at the Hilton Orlando Hotel adjacent to the convention center.
Over 300 guests attended a three hour cocktail party at the Hilton Bistro room, a perfect location for this celebration. Friends socialized while enjoying cocktails and a wide variety of delicious appetizers prepared by extremely talented chefs, including butler service hors d’oeuvres, two carving stations, and a tapas bar that pleased all in attendance. Guests had the option of socializing inside the Bistro, or outside on the beautiful patio that included a fire pit, and additional seating.
Among the guests was the Betti family along with President of H. Betti Industries Bob Geschine, there to personally thank all in attendance for helping H. Betti become the amazing and successful company that it is today.
During the party, Bob Geschine spoke and thanked the customers and suppliers in attendance for supporting H. Betti throughout the years as well as expressing his reverence for the company. Geschine, who’s been with Betson for 40 years, calls Betson, “80 years young” and is very “passionate about the industry and excited about our future”. After speaking, Bob Geschine introduced Peter Betti, CEO and Chairman of H. Betti Industries who shared touching memories, both about the business and about his family which captured the attention of all. Peter spoke nostalgically about how H. Betti Industries became the thriving business that it is today and how it all started, remembering, “my grandfather saw something coming…the jukebox”. Peter also shared stories of his family coming over on a ship from Italy and starting out with only one office in North Jersey, “it was never our goal to be big” Peter states. As H. Betti continues to grow and expand, it was obvious Peter Betti, as well as the rest of the Betti family really care about the people and employees. “it’s the people that make the business,” Peter said in closing.
As guests departed the event they were handed a custom gift box designed by H.Betti to show their appreciation.
About Betson Enterprises
Headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey, Betson Enterprises with 13 distribution offices nationwide is the leading world-wide distributor of coin operated amusement and vending equipment, coin operated parts, and service in the United States. Celebrating 80 years of experience and leadership in the coin-operated industry.
Betson offers entertainment and vending solutions for your business through our relationships with the operator community. For locations looking for a simple and profitable solution or vendors looking for equipment that fits any situation, Betson Enterprises can help you make informed decisions that are best for your business with an industry proven reputation for quality and customer focus. For additional information you can contact our corporate office at us at 201-438-1300 or email us at [email protected].