BaseKit, the online website builder, has been selected as a firm of the future and listed in the Red Bull Future 50 - a list of the most groundbreaking British firms that are less than four years old. The list serves as a guide to the UK’s most creative, stylish, visionary and disruptive brands.
The nationwide search began in June and final selections for the Red Bull Future 50 were made by a panel of judges including: Nigel Trood, MD of Red Bull UK; Madeleine Milne, MD of Emusic; and Jos White, investor and co-founder of MessageLabs.
The full list is currently viewable on the Real Business website and will be published in the Autumn issue of Real Business magazine.
BaseKit’s web design software makes it easy for SMEs and web designers to create a website quickly and cost effectively. Founded in 2008 by two brothers and a friend, BaseKit took their product to SeedCamp 2008 and won. Since SeedCamp, BaseKit has secured investment from Eden Ventures, NESTA and Nauta bringing the total raised to US$10m.
BaseKit is now trading in the UK, US, France, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Columbia and Peru. BaseKit’s mission is to make website creation easy and accessible for everybody and they are certainly well on their way!
BaseKit was founded in 2008 and has become one of the world’s leading website builders. BaseKit has helped over 100,000 small businesses and web designers create beautiful websites quickly and easily. BaseKit now has over 50 employees, with offices in London, Bristol, Barcelona and Sao Paulo.