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We are the UK’s most successful and largest independent media agency with over £232 million billings. We started life as a brand new start-up in 2005. Our reasons then were our reasons now. We plan and buy campaigns across all media channels for a number of challenging, inspirational and extraordinary advertisers. We believe that media is too important to be commoditised by big buying networks. Our core beliefs are: - great service starts with the best people - the best rates come without compromise - great planning looks forward, not back - the best campaigns start with smart insights
TypePrivate
Founded2005
HQLondon, GB
Websitethe7stars.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)247(+5%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£283.6 M(+16%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

The7stars Office Locations

The7stars has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Floor 6-9, Bush House - North West Wing, 57 Aldwych
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The7stars Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2005
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The7stars Revenue

The7stars's revenue was reported to be £283.64 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

283.6m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

17.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

6.2%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.2m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

3.1m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

2.8m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

12.5m
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

39.3m53.9m72.9m100.8m142.8m209.5m245.7m283.6m

Revenue growth, %

42%47%

Cost of goods sold

67.7m94.2m132.8m196.3m230.5m266.1m

Gross profit

5.2m6.6m10.0m13.2m15.2m17.5m
GBPFY, 2006FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.2m2.1m4.1m6.4m6.0m8.3m10.0m12.5m

Accounts Receivable

8.9m6.3m8.8m11.7m17.3m18.9m21.7m26.8m

Current Assets

1.0k11.2m9.3m13.9m19.2m25.8m30.1m35.1m48.7m

PP&E

59.9k121.1k192.2k332.6k714.6k742.9k544.8k356.7k
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

283.3k984.2k700.9k640.2k949.9k1.2m1.9m2.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

4.5m1.2m2.6m2.8m(110.4k)3.0m3.0m7.3m

Dividends Paid

204.2k

Cash From Financing Activities

300.0k(2.8k)641.1k(229.6k)(589.5k)(150.0k)
GBPFY, 2006

Financial Leverage

1 x
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The7stars Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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The7stars Online and Social Media Presence

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The7stars Blogs

IAB Gold Standard: Supporting digital growth with digital responsibility

UK digital ad spend fell 5% YoY between Jan-June 2020, a reflection of the impact that the global Covid-19 pandemic has had – however digital consumption has surged in the... The post IAB Gold Standard: Supporting digital growth with digital responsibility appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: Ten Years of Instagram

Last week marked social media giant Instagram’s tenth birthday. Ten years have passed since the site’s launch on October 6th 2010, when 25,000 signed up within the first 24 hours.... The post Lightbox Loves: Ten Years of Instagram appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: Travel in 2021

Of the many ways coronavirus has affected life in 2020, the way Brits holiday is certainly high up that list. When Boris Johnson first announced the lifting of some lockdown... The post Lightbox Loves: Travel in 2021 appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: Influencer Relevancy

Influencer-marketing couldn’t escape the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, but it may have helped it to find a new purpose. As brands paused their sponsorships, influencers went from having an... The post Lightbox Loves: Influencer Relevancy appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: Accelerated e-Commerce

The start of lockdown heard the phrase ‘new normal’ countless times in relation to all areas of consumer behaviour. One of the most notable areas that was referenced was in... The post Lightbox Loves: Accelerated e-Commerce appeared first on the7stars.

Wagamama crowned winner at the Effies

wagamama back in 2018 launched with their first ever brand ad into cinema. By embracing its distinctive soulful philosophy, and mastering the secret art of cinema, wagamama attracted a new... The post Wagamama crowned winner at the Effies appeared first on the7stars.
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The7stars Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The7stars founded?

    The7stars was founded in 2005.

  • How many employees does The7stars have?

    The7stars has 247 employees.

  • What is The7stars revenue?

    Latest The7stars annual revenue is £283.6 m.

  • What is The7stars revenue per employee?

    Latest The7stars revenue per employee is £1.1 m.

  • Who are The7stars competitors?

    Competitors of The7stars include Chartable, Grey and Touch Associates.

  • Where is The7stars headquarters?

    The7stars headquarters is located at Floor 6-9, Bush House - North West Wing, 57 Aldwych, London.

  • Where are The7stars offices?

    The7stars has an office in London.

  • How many offices does The7stars have?

    The7stars has 1 office.