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Greater Manchester-based Growth Company To Help Build Next Generation Of Export Support Services In The North West

Export Growth Partners is a new venture formed by four leading UK business support organisations. The pioneering collaboration consists of Business West, One Midlands, the Greater-Manchester based Growth Company and digital innovators Enterprise Nation. The four founding organisations are a mixture of…

Growth in Corporate Events Inspires Two New Appointments at TLC

With steady growth in the private events sector this year, and an upsurge in corporate event enquires for 2018/9, events management company, the Taylor Lynn Corporation (TLC), has strengthened its events team with the recruitment of two new event managers this month.…

Wakelet rolls out browser extension across platform

Wakelet, the free-to-use content curation platform has officially launched a full roll-out of its browser extension after a successful beta-testing period. The exciting new extension allows anyone to create stunning collections using content they find across the web. The newly developed Wakelet…

Lancashire-based technology platform will double staff numbers in the next 12 months and create a R&D function to accelerate new product development

NPIF Maven Equity Finance (“the Fund”), part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (“NPIF”), and managed by Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”), has invested £750,000 in Lancashire-based Extreme Low Energy (“ELe”), a proven technology platform, which stores and efficiently distributes low voltage DC…

Law firm Bermans announce highest turnover in firms history

North West law firm Bermans has announced record financial results for the fourth consecutive year with the firm reporting an increase in turnover by 12% from £5.3M to £5.95M for the financial year ending 30th June 2018. Bermans success has been demonstrated…

Business community comes together to raise £800 at Ward Hadaway charity BBQ

The sun shone and sausages sizzled at Ward Hadaway's recent fundraising BBQ in aid of The Booth Centre in Manchester. Around 70 members of Manchester's business community enjoyed a good meal for a great cause and raised hundreds of pounds in the…

TeacherActive poised for growth after MBO

TeacherActive, a leading supplier of teachers, education support staff, and nursery nurses, is poised for expansion after undergoing a management buyout (MBO). Founded in 2004, Birmingham-headquartered TeacherActive provides outsourced staffing solutions to more than 3,000 primary, secondary and special education needs (SEN)…

CandidSky expands with two new specialists

CandidSky, a digital agency based in Manchester, continues to grow with the addition of two new team members - Josh Boot and Ben Young. [gallery columns="2" ids="175173,175174"] Josh Boot joins CandidSky from McCann Manchester where he spent two years working for such…

Ying De Group And CIDAUK Announced 11th China UK Entrepreneurship Competition For UK SMEs

The annual China UK Entrepreneurship Competition has a long tradition of facilitating the exchange of knowledge and expertise between the UK and China in the fields of business, technology, culture and education. More than 200 teams had participated in the competition each…

Be one of the first to see the new Rolls Royce Cullinan

Next week, Manchester Central is hosting the launch of The Rolls Royce Cullinan, the ultra-luxury SUV produced by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, and would like to invite all Pro-Manchester members to the event. There’s no need to pre-register, just turn up to the…