Unless you are starting a big company here, I would think that any decent web design company would be happy to set up a custom site built on a CMS to suit your needs. The first step would be to make it clear what functionality is required and then get some quotes.
Not really, but this development kind of thing is not my area.
Originally Posted by Mr.Snrub
Yeah, peronally I'd steer well clear of that, especially if this is a serious enterprise. (I've met too many people who have come to regret placing their trust in some "Indian gent who lived near Delhi in a tent", to quote Roald Dahl ... sort of. [No offense intended to our Indian friends reading this, BTW. It's just better to deal with someone local, whom you know and can meet face to face, IMHO.])
I was thinking about sourcing some guys on Elance but that's pretty hit and miss...
will find any excuse to have a couple of lagers and lose some money at the crown
Beware, o beware of that den of iniquity, my son!