A brief history of Bildits

2019-A roller coaster year

2019-A roller coaster year

2019 was a year with a lot of expectations for Bildits, the team took a loan supported by the STEP program and developed the Beginner(6+) and Intermediate(8+) kits targeted towards a younger audience than the original Advanced(10+)  kit. Rawad Fakhry and Yendy Neaimeh were hired as instructor managers for the…

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2018-Progress and new discoveries

2018-Progress and new discoveries

Despite the team’s attachment to the kit’s initial design and the initial success it had, the team saw various opportunities to make the product accessible to a wider audience. And so, they went back to the workshop to simplify and reduce the kit’s weight (the initial design weighed 12 kg!)…

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2017-A year of many victories

2017-A year of many victories

Rayan and Wael, supported by Rayan’s family, spend a month renovating Rayan’s family’s old warehouse and transformed it into the Bildits manufacturing company to work on the prototype With a goal to officially launch the product by Christmas of that year, the team was on a tight schedule and budget…

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2016-When it all started

2016-When it all started

Rayan Barhouche shares an idea he had on a construction site to his 4 friends Wael Saade, Elias Chemali, Mayssam Rached and Tanios Nassar. The idea of Bildits was born. With Rayan working abroad the team entered and won the Mount Lebanon Youth Entrepreneur competition which saw the first investment…

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