Mediaforce

Mediaforce places advertisements in more than 400 local and national newspapers, magazine and digital publications for customers such as Tesco, British Gas and Save the Children. Run by founder and chief executive Malcolm Denmark, 58, the London company has faced challenges from the move to online advertising and regional press consolidation. Profits rebounded from almost break-even to £6.5m in 2012.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank238
CompanyMediaforce
ActivityMarketing services provider
LocationCentral London
Sales £m134.5
Operating profit £m6.5
Main shareholdersMalcolm Denmark (71%), Mark Young (20%), family and management (9%)
Staff192
Founded1984
Websitewww.mediaforce.co.uk

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