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Creatively drawing out new talent

Posted on the 19 September 2011

North East creative success stories have decided to give something back by sponsoring the region's biggest design festival this year. Design Event returns this year from 14 - 18 October with a "Happiness" theme thanks to the support of a new team of creatively talented...

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Double celebration for languages expert

Posted on the 19 September 2011

Double celebrations are in order for languages expert Julie Morris, who has won a top export award for the second time. Julie is a sales manager at Newton Aycliffe-based Perry Process Equipment, the European arm of the US-based $30m Perry Machinery Group. She received a glass t...

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Footballing legend scores a hit with testimonial year

Posted on the 13 September 2011

A North-East football legend has praised a local firm for making his testimonial season such a success.Hartlepool United's Ritchie Humphreys enjoyed a series of dinners, talk-ins and sports events to mark his 10 years of dedicated service to the club.The testimonial season culmin...

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Global giants call on North East contact centre thanks to Touchstone Leads

Posted on the 13 September 2011

A telemarketing firm which specialises in delivering potentially lucrative leads to its clients has helped to bring a surge of corporate heavyweights - including companies in the travel, leisure, automotive and retail sectors - to the doorstep of a fellow North East firm.Touchsto...

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Leading college selects new digital partner

Posted on the 12 September 2011

Tyneside-based digital specialist AYO Media has picked-up a contract with Gateshead College to redevelop its corporate website and integrate the new site into the college's internal network. The fast-growing web development firm was handed the prestigious project by the college's...

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New season brings new business growth for SITS

Posted on the 8 September 2011

Newcastle based IT specialists SITS Group has announced the launch of its first sister company, Pivotal Networks, several years ahead of schedule.Handpicked IT networking expert Kevin Almond, former Head of Unified Communications at ITPS, will head the company, which will operate...

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Anthony and Paul in the driving seat to push business forward

Posted on the 6 September 2011

Leading motor equipment supplier Gott Technical Services is accelerating its efforts to drive market share across the country with the appointment of new Cumbrian and Teesside based engineers.Experienced engineer, Anthony Beal, who has worked for the company in the North East for...

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New appointments at digital agency

Posted on the 6 September 2011

Tyneside-based AYO Media has taken on more staff as the fast growing company's continued expansion shows no sign of slowing down. Business Development Manager Barry Vallely and Applications Developer Mark Kennedy have joined the web development specialist to help support existing...

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New company will help the region’s businesses score big

Posted on the 5 September 2011

TWO heavyweight business leaders have joined forces to create a new firm which aims to help North East companies dramatically improve their performance by better understanding their key data.Ian Kinnery, a board member of development agency Tees Valley Unlimited and regional chai...

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Success is a science say local entrepreneurs

Posted on the 5 September 2011

Innovators from across the region are getting behind a new event series aiming to unlock the Science of Success, in a bid to provide the region with the fertile ground needed to establish the first regional Business & IP Centre (BIPC) outside of London. The Science of Succes...

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