CloserStill Media specialises in high-value, content-driven events and the nurturing of B2B or professional communities. The company operates chiefly in the technology markets with events in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Hong Kong and Singapore. Our portfolio includes some of the fastest growing, and often award winning, events including Cloud Expo Europe.
The eighth annual Sunday Times International Track 200 ranks Britain’s mid-market private companies in order of fastest growing international sales. The sales growth was measured by the companies’ latest two years of accounts.
CloserStill was ranked 100th with an compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42% over last two years, with international sales of just under £9 million, out of total sales of £36.5 million in 2016.
The ranking makes CloserStill the fastest growing British exhibition organiser in international markets.
It comes a few weeks after the Financial Times FT1000 Index named CloserStill the fastest growing exhibition organiser in Europe, according to the FT1000 index report with revenue growth of 184% over the three years and a Compound Annual Growth Rate(CAGR) of 41.6%.
CloserStill’s ranking is the highest of any exhibition organiser since the Sunday Times Fast Track series inception.
In the last seven years, CloserStill has been repeatedly recognised as a leading innovator with its teams and events winning multiple awards (over 30 in total) including Best Marketing Manager – five years in succession – Best Trade Show, Best Launch Exhibition, Best Brand Extension, Rising Star – two years in succession – Best Operations Manager, Best Sales Person, Management Team of the Year and was voted ‘Most Respected Company of the Year’ at the 2016 Association of Event Organisers Excellence Awards.