Digital design agency Fortune Cookie is celebrating its second consecutive ranking in GP Bullhound’s 2008 Media Momentum Awards which recognise the top 50 fastest growing digital media companies in the UK in a ranked revenue-based league.

Media Momentum ranked Fortune Cookie the 46th fastest growing digital media company of 2008 with a compound growth of 71.4%

Manish Madhyani, Co-founder and Partner, GP Bullhound says, “Competition was as fierce as in previous years. We are proud to elevate these outstanding achievers.”


Justin Cooke, Managing Director of Fortune Cookie says, “We’re really proud to appear on Media Momentum’s prestigious list for a second consecutive year. It’s a lot easier to achieve this kind of growth from a standing start. To sustain this level of growth year-on-year after ten years in business takes real talent! I’m incredibly proud of the Fortune Cookie team and excited about building on this success over the next 12 months."


2007 was a phenomenally successful year for Fortune Cookie, whose clients include Legal & General (, Kuoni ( and Small Luxury Hotels of the World ( In November 2007, Fortune Cookie celebrated 10 years of success when it struck a deal to buy back internet incubator Brainspark’s ( 29.4% holding in the agency in an agreement that will deliver an excellent return to the investor.

Over the past 12 months, Fortune Cookie projects have be shortlisted for major digital design awards a total of 11 times. Fortune Cookie took home the top prize at the 2007 Travolution Awards for ‘Best Online Tour Operator’ for Voyages Jules Verne ( and the ‘Best Website’ award for Diabetes UK ( at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Awards.

For more information about Fortune Cookie please visit or contact Julie Howell at or 0207-8436790.

About Fortune Cookie

Founded in 1997, Fortune Cookie is one of the UK’s most well-respected digital design agencies, famous for delivering beautiful, findable, accessible websites that deliver stunning return on investment. Clients include Legal & General, Kuoni, Big Lottery Fund, Arsenal FC and Amnesty International. In 2007, the agency’s 10th anniversary year, websites designed by Fortune Cookie were short-listed for major design awards a total of 11 times.

About Media Momentum

The Media Momentum list is recognised by the industry as covering the best known and up and coming companies in the digital media industry with previous winners including Betfair and Espotting. Media Momentum launched in 2004. The top 50 companies in this year’s list have collectively grown their revenue base from £185m to a staggering £587m in a two year period

About GP Bullhound

GP Bullhound is Europe’s leading investment bank focused on providing advice on mergers and acquisition and institutional capital raising in the technology sector. The firm was established in 1999, and has since completed over 60 M&A and Private Placement transactions in the technology sector. With dedicated sector teams in Internet, Software and Semiconductors and with offices in London and San Francisco, GP Bullhound aims to provide the pre-eminent advisory service to entrepreneurs in Europe.

Published on: 12:00AM on 13th March 2008