Welcome to BusinessCloud’s MediaTech 50 ranking for 2024.

Audoo tops the annual ranking of UK companies creating original technology to transform production and delivery of media and the arts – from virtual worlds to music, podcasts, radio, video, film and the written word.

Following the creation of an 87-strong shortlist, the final ranking was decided by a combination of selections from an expert judging panel (see below) and a public vote among readers of BusinessCloud. The ranking is supported by digital transformation experts Sputnik Digital.

You can click on the company names to see what they do. Businesses wishing to purchase an extended profile, including a logo, website links and content promotion, can email editor Jonathan Symcox here.

We also gathered views from the top 50 and judges to quantify and reflect technology trends in media and the arts. The 2024 MediaTech Insights report considers the rise of artificial intelligence, the reality of the metaverse, the funding landscape plus accessibility in the industry.

Read the 2024 MediaTech Insights report

The judges

Jessica Driscoll, director, immersive technology, Digital Catapult

Jessica Driscoll, director of immersive technology, Digital Catapult

Digital Catapult‘s Jessica has 16 years of expertise in immersive technologies. Her proficiency spans haptics, VR, AR, projection mapping, and real-time production, covering the entire value chain from business development to content creation

Tim Evans, investment director at Creative UK

Tim Evans, investment director, Creative UK

Tim has been with Creative UK for nearly a decade and oversees all investment activity at the organisation. He has secured over 50 investments across equity and debt, working with over 400 creative companies and supporting three exits

Laura Harper, Lewis Silkin

Laura Harper, partner, Lewis Silkin

Laura advises the creative industries on commercial agreements and IP strategy. Now at Lewis Silkin, she has a wealth of experience in complex copyright, trademark, design & patent issues across the games, communications, fashion and TV sectors

Jonathan Symcox, editor, BusinessCloud & TechBlast

Jonathan Symcox, editor, BusinessCloud

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