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Five Is The Magic Number For Young Enterprise Company

Posted on the 31 March 2010

Five North East businesses celebrating their fifth year in business have come together to donate their services to this year’s winning Young Enterprise North East (YENE) start up company. A ‘five to keep your business alive’ business start-up support package wil...

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Sir Clive Offers Lessons In Leadership

Posted on the 30 March 2010

The mastermind behind one of the greatest achievements in English sport is set to inspire North East entrepreneurs when he returns to the region for the first time in seven years. Sir Clive Woodward, whose England side famously claimed the Rugby World Cup in 2003, will reveal the...

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O Tops North East PR Ranks In Power 100 List

Posted on the 25 March 2010

Founder of Ouseburn PR and communications agency Kari Owers has been listed as the highest ranking North East PR professional in The Drum's Power 100 List 2010. The news of the ranking, which is published in The Drum magazine following a public vote, comes hot on the heels o...

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Call Centre Hero Gets Senior Management Promotion

Posted on the 22 March 2010

A Call Centre Hero Award winner from Gateshead-based Spark Response has been promoted just six months after receiving his accolades. Trevor Flack, 45, from Hebburn, won the Call Centre Clinic’s ‘Support Hero England’ and ‘Support Hero UK’ awards whil...

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Another Chance To Mix Business With Leisure

Posted on the 17 March 2010

We are pleased to offer the third in the series of events mixing business with leisure. by holding an event at the Baltic in Gateshead. The event offers the chance to view the work of internationally acclaimed artist Jenny Holzer. This major exhibition consists of paintings, scul...

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Steve Scores With Samsung

Posted on the 15 March 2010

Despite Beckham's injury, World Cup fever is starting early for award-winning telecoms engineer Steve Williamson, who has taken delivery of a top of the range Samsung widescreen television, as his prize for beating off 300 competitors to score the UK Samsung Engineer of the...

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800 Young Hopefuls Use Their Loaf At Youth Conference

Posted on the 11 March 2010

Over 800 budding entrepreneurs from schools and colleges across the region gathered yesterday (10th March) at the Use Your Loaf conference at Rainton Meadows Arena, Houghton-le-Spring to hear valuable words of wisdom from a host of the UK’s leading young tycoons. In associa...

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It Never Rains But It Pours At Northern Washrooms

Posted on the 8 March 2010

While many small businesses are sinking under the weight of the recession, a Consett Company is managing to survive the storm. Northern Washrooms, a washroom equipment company that started up almost two years ago, has forged ahead in the market place with new products that promis...

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Jobs Bonanza For Eutechnyx

Posted on the 4 March 2010

Video games developer Eutechnyx is on a recruitment drive for around 20 new members of staff as it enjoys the busiest period in its history.The Gateshead company will also be represented at two major overseas events this month which could help strengthen its global presence. The...

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Spark Cleans Up With Soap And Glory Contract

Posted on the 2 March 2010

Gateshead-based contact centre and fulfilment specialist Spark Response has won a new contract to provide trade fulfilment for the cosmetics brand Soap & Glory. Spark already works for BrandHandling, the owner of the Soap & Glory brand, providing fulfilment services for a...

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