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Mills & Reeve advises on sale of Manchester IT firm to US-French rival

Mills & Reeve has advised on the sale of a Manchester manufacturer of low energy IT systems to US-French company, 2CRSI. Tranquil PC, a family owned company based in Trafford Park, has been acquired by 2CRSI for an undisclosed sum. The company,…

Salford Uni event: Employer Breakfast Event – Health and Wellbeing

Join Salford University to find out more about the workforce development priorities in the Health and Wellbeing sector and hear from key figures across the NHS, private providers and local authorities. With a particular focus on the new Degree Apprenticeships under development…

theEword’s Marketing Manager Meets is back

Good news, Marketing Manager Meets is back. theEword's next event will be taking place at LEAF on Portland Street. Join us on 23/05 from 5 - 7 pm as we network, discuss some hot marketing topics, have a few drinks, learn, catch…

GC Angels and UK Business Angels Association launch new Manchester investment hub

GC Angels, the angel investment arm of the Growth Company, is joining forces with the UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) to launch a new UKBAA Angel Hub for Greater Manchester, creating a focal point to build and connect angel investing across the…

HURST trio fly the flag for Manchester and the north west at Brexit event

A delegation from accounting firm HURST declared Manchester and the north west 'open for business' when they flew the flag for the region at a corporate Brexit event in the Netherlands. HURST chief executive Tim Potter and partners Paul Brown and Simon…

The Manchester College cruise through to the Final of the 2017/18 ECFA Men’s Premier Cup after a clinical win over The Sheffield College

The sun was beaming down on The Manchester College’s Nicholls campus on the afternoon of Wednesday 18 April as the college's men’s first team beat The Sheffield College 5 – 1 in the Semi-Final of this seasons English Colleges Football Association (ECFA)…

Top tips for first time buyers when applying for a mortgage

The number of first-time buyers in the UK reached a 10-year high of 359,000 in 2017 thanks to a raft of supportive Government initiatives last year - from cuts to stamp duty and progressive policies like Help to Buy and Right to…

SWEET-TOOTHED STAFF FUEL HALL BROWN APPETITE FOR SUCCESS

One of the country’s fastest growing family law firms has revealed that unorthodox staff incentives have helped it almost double its turnover over the course of the last year. Hall Brown Family Law has announced that fee income rose by 83 per…

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 North finalists announced

EY has announced its 2018 Entrepreneur Of The Year North finalists today, with 13 businesses from the North West making the shortlist. The shortlist highlights the vibrant diversity of the North’s entrepreneurial landscape, with companies from sectors such as retail, events, marketing,…

Make Events appoints the first member of its newly formed management team

Make Events has appointed Alex Morrisroe as Commercial Director and he becomes the first member of the senior management team. Alex moves from Smart Live, part of the Smart Group, where he held the position of Sales and Marketing Director. Prior to…