From its £11.5 million Horsham network operations centre, SAS monitors the end-to-end application pathway to identify, isolate and address performance issues that might otherwise impact end-user IT experience.This monitoring includes 52,000 devices across 65 countries underpinning contracts totalling over £120 million.Dean started working for the company as a 16-year-old, and then bought the business from his parents in 1998, with just three stores.
The current owners joined the company in 2008 and acquired the struggling business through a management buy-out in January 2009.
In the past six years they have turned the company around and continue to take it from strength to strength. Osborne Energy Osborne Energy is one of a rare crop of independent energy-saving companies who have survived in this exceptionally volatile industry.
Despite the business exporting around 10% of its products overseas, owner Paul Truslove sees the UK market as driving the continued rapid growth of Jarvis Tech. Scott Dunn Based in Chichester, Scott Dunn is a specialist tour operator, creating tailor-made holidays in luxury chalets, villas and hotels. Pets Corner Pets Corner’s growth shows no signs of slowing down as they are currently opening one new store every three weeks.
With a mix of strategically placed high street stores and garden centre sites, they have grown to 94 stores across the UK.
With its head office in Heathfield, the dynamic management team built the group up from two locations and an annual turnover of £7.8 million in 2007, to two technical and five service centres, with a combined turnover approaching £21 million today. Focus 4 U Previously working together as colleagues, the two directors set up the business 10 years ago and today Focus 4 U provides a broad range of telecoms, IT, data, media and energy solutions to businesses across a range of sectors throughout the UK.
Their growth is attributed to their direct and indirect sales teams, their efforts to maintain strong values, engage staff in the growth of the business, and their continuity of care for customers.
The company attributes its recent growth to the specialist markets in which it trades and being a valued supplier to some of the international household names within the industry.
It plans to continue to expand its range of products and services in the coming years. Cheesmur Building Contractors Founded in 1936 and based in Lewes, Cheesmur Building Contractors delivers services throughout Sussex within the residential, commercial, healthcare, education, industrial and heritage sectors and also specialises in facilities management.
Managing director Mike West (pictured left) took over the reins of the family business in 1999 and in recent years the company has gone from strength to strength. Phase Electrical Distributors Having worked together at a large national electrical wholesaler in the 1990s, it was in 2002 that Dave Hogg, Dan Poole and Simon Millard decided to go it alone by setting up their own electrical outlet in Hastings.