MediaVest

Ad agency MediaVest delivers print, broadcast, interactive and direct campaigns for scores of household names, including Gala Coral, Land of Leather and Thomas Cook. The Manchester company, launched by managing partners Andrew Jeal and David Lucas in 1994, had sales of £221m in 2007. Communications group Publicis, which owns international media network StarCom MediaVest, holds a 20% stake in the venture.

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Company details
Year2007
Rank114
CompanyMediaVest
ActivityAdvertising agency
LocationManchester
Sales £m*221.0
Operating profit £m*9.0
Main shareholdersAndrew Jeal (29%), David Lucas (29%), Starcom MediaVest (20%)
Staff173
Founded1994
Websitewww.mediavest-manchester.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda