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Imagine publishes high-end print magazines and digital publications for tablet computers and smartphones, including titles such as How It Works and Digital Photographer. The Bournemouth firm has expanded into America, Australia and India, helping profits increase to £5.8m in 2013. It was founded in 2005 by Damian Butt, 41, Steven Boyd, 53, and Mark Kendrick, 47, former directors of the now-defunct Paragon Publishing.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank97
CompanyImagine Publishing
ActivityPrint and online publisher
LocationBournemouth
Annual profit growth43.23%
Latest profits £000s5,774
Latest sales £000s18,553
Staff148
Founded2005
Websitewww.imagine-publishing.co.uk

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