Half of the media and marketing firms finished in the top 50, with affiliate marketers Digital Window the highest ranked company in 17th place following an average of 130 % growth per anum over the last four years.
Other star performers from the sector include independent record label Dramatico Entertainment, which is part-owned by industry legend Mike Batt.
The label’s clients include Katie Melua and French First Lady Carla Bruni who, among others, have helped Dramatico finish in 31st place following 106 % growth.
Digital marketing firms Unanimis, (45th, 90th), and EquiMedia (94th, 55%), made it into the Top 100 for the second year running.
The businesses are joined on the list by:
• Advertising agency Smarter Communications (33rd, 101 %)• Media agency Adconnection (66th, 72 %)• Video producer Enteraction TV (79th, 62 %)• Audiovisual equipment supplier Audio Visual Machines (81st, 60 %)• Corporate communications agency The Bank (90th, 56 %)
All nine media and marketing companies featured are London or South East-based.
The Real Business/LDC Hot 100 Survey – which has been running for over a decade – tracks the fastest growing firms by sales over the past four years.