Nigel was founder and Chairman of Columbus Group, a publishing and media business listed on the London stock market in 1996. Columbus was the fastest-growing company on the London stock market in 1997, growing through a rapid series of acquisitions, before being acquired by Highbury House in 2000. As non-executive Director of Highbury House, Nigel was also non-executive Chairman of One Saturday PLC.
Nick was founder and Managing Director of SohoLondon, an Internet marketing and technology business, founded in 1998. The award-winning business also launched the wireless local content provider My Wap World. Together with Nigel, Nick founded Henley Media Group in April 2003.