Fast Track 100

This Bristol firm has worked on more than 50 television and internet series, producing content for all the main UK broadcasters, streaming platforms including Netflix and Apple TV+, and US networks such as the Discovery and National Geographic channels. Its shows include Yellowstone Live — which was watched in more than 170 countries — and Hostile Planet, hosted by Bear Grylls. Set up in 2013 by Grant Mansfield, 61, and Christine Owen, 57, the company now has offices in Cardiff and Los Angeles. Sales hit £37.3m in the year to August, when it was valued at £85m after private equity firm LDC acquired a minority stake.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank62
CompanyPlimsoll Productions
ActivityTV show producer
LocationBristol
Annual sales rise over 3 years54.98%
Latest sales £000s*37,284
Staff195
Founded2013
Websitewww.plimsollproductions.com

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