21 Nov 2011 | Filed under: Announcements

R&M are pleased to reveal that they have been ranked 49th in the Solent 250 listings guide for 2011.

In its second year the Solent 250 is a listing of top private companies within the Solent region, and is sponsored by key organisations based in the area – Grant Thornton, Santander Corporate Banking, Paris Smith and Randall and is additionally associated with Business Solent and Business Growth Connections.

Together the organisations listed in the Solent 250 substantially contribute to the economy in the South East by employing over 81,000 people in the area, and contributing £11 billions of combined turnover within the region.

The criteria for inclusion in the Solent 250 list is strict in that organisations must be;

  • Private, independent businesses
  • Un-listed (either on the LSE or foreign stock markets)
  • Trading in and have registered headquarters in the Solent region
  • UK owned

“R&M are very pleased to have made the Solent 250 list for the second year in succession.  We are proud of our association with the area and actively contribute to the environment in which we are located, through employment opportunities, sales revenue and by actively supporting the communities in which we are based through various initiatives.  R&M consistently strives to evolve, with diversification being key to our success, which is clearly reflected in the Solent 250 listings by our moving up the list in 2011 from 73rd to 49th place this year!”  Andrew Chandler – Sales Director.

See full Solent 250 Listing here