It takes a lot to start a company from the bottom up in 2001, and to keep it going for 16+ years. There's commitment to it's people, values and the work.
"Independence means a lot of things, actually. I think it all starts with the basics. When you are independent, you are forced to focus on two things and two things only.
One is your clients, the other group is your employees. That’s your world, and you do everything like mad to deliver for them." - Paul Venables
Read more on VB&P’s commitment to independence in this recent Drum interview with Paul here.