Member News

Anja gives children’s charity a cash boost

Posted on the 10 August 2012

An eight-year-old girl is showing she has a head for business as she pledges to raise much-needed funds for a children's charity.Anja Short has begun organising a family fun day in aid of The Sick Children's Trust, this year's official charity of the Entrepreneurs' Forum, of...

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Congratulations to Status

Posted on the 2 August 2012

  Status won the ‘Best Newcomer' award at The Big Chip Awards 2012, held at The Palace Hotel in Manchester on the 5th July.Status was shortlisted for the award along with Givey, an online system that enables gift-aided donations to be made through social media and SMS....

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Nicholson's Transport ramp up recruitment

Posted on the 2 August 2012

A North East transport business has expanded its team and its fleet as it looks to capitalise on a healthy upturn in trading. Nicholson's Transport has appointed Teesside University graduate Keisha Cox as its first ever management trainee.It has also invested in two addition...

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Dynamic business partnership announced

Posted on the 1 August 2012

A North East company dedicated to supporting women in business has officially partnered up with the region's leading business membership organisation. In a move that will significantly boost the agenda for women in business, Women into the Network (WIN), which supports and promot...

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Rapid Rise For 4th Aspect

Posted on the 31 July 2012

A couple have won customers around the world just weeks after launching their business which pushes a client's name to the top of the list in an online search.Sunderland based 4th Aspect was set up by husband and wife team Dave and Claire Glynn after the duo spotted a gap in...

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Better Team Up To Launch 2020 Vision Campaign

Posted on the 31 July 2012

Better, as a 2020 partner to the Evening Gazette, are offering the chance to win a package of brand consultancy and design worth an impressive £25,000. The perfect prize for any business looking to revitalise its brand, or for a start-up looking to make its mark.F...

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North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards launch in Newcastle

Posted on the 24 July 2012

Excitement is once again mounting with the launch of the thirteenth annual Women into the Network (WIN) North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.These prestigious awards - which this year focus on the themes of competitiveness and winning to reflect the summer of sport, i...

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Billog or Bust 2012 (Monte Carlo Addition)

Posted on the 24 July 2012

The time has come for BCT Aspire's Managing Director Paul Burgum to put his walking boots on again and venture off into the unknown. Following on from his previous walks which have covered the entire UK, Paul will set off without money or support for two good causes - The Sick Ch...

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Explain welcome dynamic duo

Posted on the 24 July 2012

  Explain, the Newcastle based engagement and insight company, has just strengthened its team by adding two new staff to its pool of researchers who bring experience and raw talent to the business Chris Sutherland completed a 12 month placement at Explain, returning to North...

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Dipsticks Focus Close To Home

Posted on the 23 July 2012

Hexham-based market-research business Dipsticks is launching a new brand to target potential new customers in the North East.Launched in 1997, Dipsticks has a national client-base which includes the NHS, the BBC and a number of retailers, with many of their customers based in Lon...

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