UKFast

This Manchester internet hosting provider claims to have 10 of the companies in the FTSE 100 among its clients, and is looking to attract more global brands, with Microsoft and Ikea among those it signed up last year. A premium hosting service called UKFast Blue, aimed at blue-chip companies, is due to be launched soon and the company is also branching out into recruitment and IT security. Under managing director Lawrence Jones, sales rose 53% a year from £2.5m in 2006 to £9.1m in 2009.

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Company details
Year2010
Rank49
CompanyUKFast
ActivityInternet hosting provider
LocationManchester
Average 3 year sales growth53.10%
Latest sales £000s*9,099
Staff110
Founded1999
Websitewww.ukfast.co.uk

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