Providing IT services to clients ranging from Sunderland Football Club to Linda McCartney Foods helped this Gateshead firm increase sales to £7.3m in 2015. It has 75 employees and a second base in London, and specialises in managed IT support, datacentres and communications services. Managing director Nigel Begg, 43, set up the company in 2006 with co-founder Chris Fraser, 34, on returning to northeast England after many years working as an IT consultant in London.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank96
CompanyAspire Technology Solutions
ActivityData services provider
LocationGateshead
Average 3 year sales growth42.40%
Latest sales £000s*7,337
Staff75
Founded2006
Websitewww.aspirets.com

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