This London company’s software automates the process of creating, checking and delivering advertise- ments for publication. Vio, whose clients include The Daily Telegraph, Associated Newspapers and Time, claims work that would normally take hours can now be done in minutes. Led by chairman Richard Horwood, it has quadrupled its customer base in the past two years, helped by the acquisition of the software company Portland. Sales grew 56% a year from £1.2m in 2003 to £3m in 2005.

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Company details
Year2006
Rank68
CompanyVio
ActivityDigital supply chain
LocationCentral London
Average 3 year sales growth56.21%
Latest sales £000s3,044
Staff51
Founded1998
Websitewww.vio.com

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