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Muckle LLP expands property and construction teams

Posted on the 16 January 2012

Leading North East commercial law firm, Muckle LLP, has appointed three new people to its legal teams. Gail Marshall joins Muckle LLP's Property Service Group as an associate solicitor in its Corporate Real Estate Team. Gail trained at international law firm Weil, Gotshal &...

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Recite Helps Invate to innovate with new web accessibility solution for disabled users

Posted on the 12 January 2012

An innovative North East business that allows dyslexic and sight impaired users to access the web with ease has signed up another regional success story as one of its newest clients. Gateshead-based Recite, which offers a simple and cost-effective platform that can help users wit...

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Drinking in success

Posted on the 11 January 2012

Just as the rest of the world is giving up booze for the New Year, Newcastle's Keltie Cochrane is toasting an illustration contract with America's top selling wine brand.The Toffee Factory-based creative agency's illustration skills that have featured in Time Out New York and Rol...

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Brett Jacobson, Mediaworks, Named As Young Business Executive of the Year 2011

Posted on the 9 January 2012

Managing Director of Mediaworks, Brett Jacobson, won Young Business Executive of the Year 2011 at the 28th North East Business Executive of the Year Awards, run by The Journal and the Evening Gazette, which took place at the Newcastle Marriott Hotel, Gosforth Park on Thursday, 17...

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Don’t be caught out by transport rules

Posted on the 4 January 2012

A specialist logistics and distribution company is warning businesses not to be caught out by regulations over what they can and cannot carry on the road.Nicholson's Transport is the only North East haulier licensed by the Hazchem Network to carry hazardous and dangerous goods an...

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A flying start for graduates in the region

Posted on the 20 December 2011

41 students are the latest to graduate from a unique degree programme in the North East, now recruiting for its tenth year. The BA (Honours) Business Accounting and Finance degree is a programme offered in collaboration with Newcastle University, professional services firm PwC an...

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Stockton Council invests in future business stars

Posted on the 19 December 2011

Stockton Council and charity Young Enterprise are inspiring young people to become budding entrepreneurs.The Council's Enterprise Culture Project is working alongside the Young Enterprise Company Programme to offer year-long enterprise projects in Yarm School, Thornaby Academy, S...

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Tyneside digital company to open Manchester office

Posted on the 19 December 2011

Fast-growing AYO Media is set to expand its digital operations with the launch of a new office in the North West. The Gateshead-based web development firm will have a base in the old rag trade district of Manchester, not far from the city's Northern Quarter, an area renowned for...

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A year to celebrate for Harland

Posted on the 13 December 2011

As the end of the year approaches, local company, Harland Corporation, has a lot to look back on and celebrate.Despite the recession, the past year has seen the Seaham-based business double its turnover and increase its website traffic by 100 percent, to over one million visitors...

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Vivienne's new role in the fast lane

Posted on the 8 December 2011

Morpeth businesswoman Vivienne Gibbs has revved up her career with a newly created role at growing family garage equipment firm Gott Technical Services.After seeing a 35 percent increase in turnover last year, Gott is motoring ahead with the recruitment of Vivienne as its first e...

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