A Northumbria University student has discovered his hidden commercial talents after launching a thriving new enterprise based on his love of music, all thanks to a ground-breaking undergraduate course at Newcastle Business School. Joey Swindells, … [Read more...] about Innovative degree course strikes the right note for aspiring musician
Following a period of rapid business growth, North East Company of the Year, Omega Plastics, is gearing itself up for another outstanding year ahead with some key new appointments. Keith Moody has been appointed as project manager while … [Read more...] about Company of the Year gears itself up for further growth with double appointment
An ambitious project to repair a stone footpath along one of Northumberland’s most popular walking routes has been carried out by Northumberland National Park Authority. Over 400 metres of flagged and pitched stone has been installed between … [Read more...] about Major repair project takes flight at Northumberland National Park
In a nod to its new site’s industrial past, North East-based global paints and coatings manufacturer, AkzoNobel, has named its filling lines after some of the region’s famous collieries. As part of its in-house ‘Employee Works Forum’, … [Read more...] about From coal mines to filling lines AkzoNobel goes back to the future
Northumbria University’s Newcastle Business School is hosting a networking and coaching event, helping women to build careers and influence in the sustainability sector. Women in Sustainability is at the Northern Design Centre (NDC) in Gateshead … [Read more...] about Women working in the environmental and sustainability sector urged to attend networking hub
Tyneside-based subsea engineering specialist Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) is urging North East university students to apply to its Graduate scheme. The two-year training and development programme aims to cultivate young engineers in a variety … [Read more...] about SMD urges graduate engineers to join the team!
A North East independent financial adviser is working with a top London-based business consultancy to help strengthen its services to clients and become a specialist, market-leading provider of advice for those approaching … [Read more...] about North East IFA future-proofs its business with help from boutique London agency
Northumberland National Park Authority has confirmed its £14.8m state-of-the-art visitor centre and youth hostel on Hadrian’s Wall is thriving when it comes to encouraging more people to enjoy the countryside. Since opening its doors to the public … [Read more...] about Northumberland’s new £14.8m visitor attraction is making its mark!
Andrew Hodgson is stepping down as CEO of Tyneside-based subsea engineering specialist Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD). He will be will be succeeded by his deputy Mike Jones from 23 October. No stranger to the business, Jones has worked for SMD for … [Read more...] about Mike Jones to succeed Andrew Hodgson as SMD CEO
A popular North East farm attraction has proved that it really does offer fun for all ages by welcoming a very special group of visitors. Whitehouse Farm Centre near Morpeth in Northumberland organised and hosted a dedicated visit for the … [Read more...] about How Whitehouse Farm is helping care home residents