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Knight Corporate Finance

Since Knight CF formed in December 2008 it has completed over 80 transactions, worked on an on-going basis with numerous retained clients and undertaken a number of strategic reviews and projects.

Knight founders Paul and Adam have both spent long periods of their careers in senior commercial and operational roles in the TMT sector including Martin Dawes Telecommunications, Opal Telecom (Talk Talk Business), Cellcom and V Networks, as well as corporate finance roles in Gartner and PWC.

Knight is now a team of 10 professionals operating from offices in Warrington and London, and our unique sector experience has been bolstered by key hires with private equity, banking, transactional services and accounting expertise. This blend of experience allows Knight to see opportunities from multiple perspectives and ultimately deliver the best possible solution to our clients.

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72Point

We are 72Point. PR surveys and news stories are our heritage.

Part of SWNS, the UK’s largest independent press agency, we have access to an exclusive newswire filing page-ready copy and rich media to national and regional news titles.

Our family of companies offer all the in-house expertise and tools needed to create original and topical stories and visual content for our clients. We have the team and the skills to distribute and promote that content to a wide and demographically diverse audience.

In short, we will tell your story and share your campaign via survey-led news, case studies, video and animations, infographics, interactives, and radio days.

We help increase brand and campaign exposure for our clients. We’ve been doing it for a long time, and we do it particularly well.

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PRCA

Founded in 1969, the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is a UK-based PR and communications membership body, operating in 55 countries around the world.

We represent in excess of 24,000 people across the whole range of the PR and communications industry. The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations.

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Wavemaker

WAVEMAKER is a content, media and technology agency designed to flex into the future. We have a clear purpose – bound together by our Purchase Journey approach, we help clients translate audience behaviours and insights into smart decisions today, for a prosperous tomorrow.

Together we are dealing with many exciting and challenging forces of change that are disrupting the media and marketing industry. WAVEMAKER builds on our foundational media capabilities to bring more content, technology and data solutions to our clients in service of their growth.

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Brazen

Home to big brands, big ideas and big results, our 40-strong international team of PR, social media and digital content experts delivers highly creative, strategic, results-driven campaigns for clients including Wilko, Magnet Kitchens, Disney, Madame Tussauds and Dr. Oetker Chicago Town Pizzas.

With a promise to ‘Own the Screen’ for our clients – we provide six core services to help make their star quality shine through, including PR, Social Media, Content Production, Events, Influencer Marketing and Paid-For Media.

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UK Fast

Combining cutting-edge technology and award-winning customer service, UKFast supports the internet fortunes of some of the world’s biggest brands and most innovative startups.

UKFast delivers dedicated server hosting, cloud services and colocation to more than 5,000 clients, with a wide-ranging product portfolio including Infrastructure as a Service, DR as a Service and its cloud offering, eCloud®. UKFast also partners with some of the North’s most exciting digital agencies to help accelerate their clients’ growth.

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