Charismatic creative Atul Bansal has been revealed as the latest big name to join this month’s Manchester Evening News Business Breakfast. The co-founder and partner of interior design group Sheila Bird joins an expert panel to discuss and debate property and the future of workspaces. Also joining the panel is Gerry Brough, interim director of place at Bolton Council. They join Jonathan Haigh of Airport City Manchester and Tim Heatley from Capital & Centric. Bansal, who has designed workspaces for Missguided, Social Chain and ThoughtWork, said: “I am really looking forward to bouncing areas around with the rest of the crew on stage. It’s a fascinating time for all of us, because we now consume spaces and no longer just work in them.” Dozens of business leaders have signed up for the business breakfast event at Airport City, Manchester, on Thursday, October 18. As businesses of all sizes look for functional locations to set up base, it is also becoming … [Read more...] about Atul Bansal joins Manchester Evening News Business Breakfast line up
Computech IT is spearheading one of the biggest celebrations of business in the region. The software development company, based in Saltash, has been named headline sponsor for this year’s Western Morning News Business Awards. With an expanding worldwide customer base, including the Environment Agency, banks, police forces, leading retailers and government departments, Computech IT is used to putting business first. 35 Devon business people under 35 that we need to watch out for Bill Martin, editor of the Western Morning News, said: “We are pleased to welcome Computech IT as headline supporter for our prestigious awards. It is great to see a local business, which is making such an impact on the global stage, going on to help celebrate the achievements of fellow enterprises in the region.” Western Morning News Business Awards 2018: The categories CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD sponsored by Foot Anstey Businesses must demonstrate how they make a social, … [Read more...] about This champion is backing the Western Morning News Business Awards
The winners of the Western Morning News Business Awards reads like a roll call of the biggest and brightest names in Devon and Cornwall. Last year, Princess Yachts was named Business of the Year and Folk2Folk took the crown for the Small Business of the Year. Has your business got what it takes to join them in the hall of fame? There are 13 categories this year from the Customer Service Award and Best Micro Business to the Corporate Social Responsibility Award But you have to hurry - the deadline is September 2. Bill Martin, editor-in-chief Western Morning News , said: “Help us celebrate those everyday achievements that create jobs, drive productivity and take the Westcountry message around the world”. The Western Morning News Business Awards are an excellent opportunity to showcase and celebrate the achievements of businesses large and small from across the region.” Category sponsors include Thomas Westcott, Browne Jacobson, Cornwall Colleges Business, Devon Colleges … [Read more...] about Can you join these 12 people who have won Western Morning News Business Awards?
A big thank you to the businesses who are helping celebrate the very best of business in the Western Morning News Business Awards. The awards, organised by our sister publication, aim to put business big and small in the limelight. Every year, the awards discover and celebrate new talent, and share the success of established South West firms and business people. This year’s ceremony takes place on November 22 at Crowne Plaza in Plymouth. There are 13 categories to enter, from Micro Business of the Year to Lifetime Achievement Award. If you need some inspiration, here are seven reasons to enter the awards. And we could not do any of this without the support from our sponsors. Bill Martin, editor Western Morning News, said: “Many of our sponsors have their roots in the Westcountry and know first hand the hard work and dedication needed to create a thriving business. “Many thanks to them for joining us in celebrating those extraordinary efforts that are happening right … [Read more...] about Nine champions who are backing the Western Morning News Business Awards
Businesses in Devon and Cornwall have a lot going for them. Headed by a wealth of innovative and tenacious leaders and staffed by talented people - we think that our region has some of the best enterprise in the world. Watch friends congratulate Sir Tim Smit, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017 And we want to celebrate that in this year's Western Morning News Business Awards . There are 14 categories this year designed to recognise all kinds of business from big to small, hi tech to export. But you have to hurry - the deadline is September 2. Don't be shy - here are some reasons why you should tell the world how good you are. 1. Because you are trying something new and could do with a boost There are loads of start-ups and micro-businesses hidden away down country lanes, administered from the kitchen table and in hotdesk hubs and incubation units. Last year, the Western Morning News Business Awards recognised Elixel in Plymouth and Island Fish Ltd in Bryher for … [Read more...] about Seven reasons to enter the Western Morning News Business Awards