London, UK (PRWEB) October 22, 2007
Miniclip (http://www.miniclip.com) the Internet's largest online games website, with 36 million game players, today announced it has been named as one of the finalists in Growing Business magazine's annual Young Gun Awards.
The Young Gun Awards are highly coveted by entrepreneurs running fast growing businesses in the UK. Now in its fifth successful year, the Young Gun list, produced by Growing Business magazine, has an unsurpassed track record for unearthing business talent, including Innocent Drinks' Richard Reed and Nails Inc.'s Thea Green, as well as Paul Hawkins who created the Hawk-Eye technology used at Wimbledon. To view the entire list of the 2007 finalists, visit: http://www.growingbusiness.co.uk
"We are delighted to be recognized by Growing Business for this prestigious award," said Rob Small, CEO Miniclip. "Young Guns celebrates the most outstanding business entrepreneurs the UK has to offer, and we feel honoured to be among such highly esteemed company."
"Each year we're quite simply astonished by the level of entrepreneurial talent out there. We shouldn't be, of course, as these youthful dynamos are driving the UK economy and will be the business minds behind many of the country's most recognisable brands for years to come," said Ian Wallis, editor of Growing Business magazine.
Miniclip also recently announced it won the prestigious Webby Peoples Voice Award, the "Oscars of the Internet" for the Internet's best game site for the past three consecutive years. Miniclip.com is an all-in-one, high-quality entertainment destination to play online games, participate in virtual communities and watch cartoons. Miniclip.com is known by gamers ranging in ages from 13-29 around the world as being the place for quality, high bandwidth interactive entertainment.
Miniclip.com http://www.miniclip.com is the world's largest online games website with 36 million unique users per month. Miniclip.com games are the most played online games and are syndicated across more websites than any others. Miniclip.com games are extremely popular because they are fun, free, easy to use and include the full range from casual games to hard-core massive multiplayer games. Miniclip.com is one of the Internet's top broadband websites with 98% of its users on high bandwidth connections. Miniclip.com was launched in 2001, has experienced explosive growth and is the largest website in private hands.
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