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Entrepreneurs Urged To Sieze Opportunities At Forum Conference

Posted on the 20 May 2011

Pioneering entrepreneurs were urged yesterday to take the plunge, seize opportunities and help lead the country on a path to recovery.North-East businessmen and women renowned for their entrepreneurial zeal were also asked to take part in a university study to see how their uniqu...

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Canadian sports bar kicks into action with help from Newcastle PR agency

Posted on the 18 May 2011

A Newcastle PR consultancy is helping a top Canadian hotel and sports bar operator launch its first venue across the pond here in the North East.Shark Club Sports Bar and Grill, an award-winning chain in Western Canada, is opening its first European venue in Newcastle this August...

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Innovative Designer Returns To Fresh Thinking Tharsus

Posted on the 17 May 2011

A talented design engineer has returned to his old employer just one year after being made redundant thanks to a new phase of growth for a local engineering company.Design engineer John Kelso's position was made redundant at Tharsus during the recession, but one year later t...

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Assembly Rooms hire Quay2 Media to boost awareness

Posted on the 28 April 2011

The Assembly Rooms, one of the North of England's longest-established function and entertainment venues, has turned to an award-winning North East PR agency to help boost its profile. The 235-year-old venue has hired the services of North Tyneside based Quay2 Media to help challe...

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Python Development Helps Keep Business in Boro

Posted on the 20 April 2011

North East-based property developer Python Properties has welcomed leading solicitorsWilliamson Hill to its award-winning city centre property on Linthorpe Road.Williamson Hill Solicitors, which had considered moving out of the town, has now takena 3,500 sq. ft. suite in The Coop...

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Leading North East Lawyer Set To Help Tech Firm Double Turnover

Posted on the 18 April 2011

One of the region's leading lawyers and business professionals is joining the board of technology solutions company ITPS as a non-executive director, to help drive a new strategic growth programme that targets turnover growth from £10m to £20m.   Andrew Hoyl...

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Petty Launches Cornerstone C2C Challege

Posted on the 13 April 2011

Chris Petty, managing director of Stockton-based Cornerstone Business Solutions has launched a charity to challenge to raise almost £10,000 for Butterwick Hospice - and he has the backing of banking giants Santander and Barclays.The four day ride, from Whitehaven to Tynemou...

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Tharsus Invests Over £1m In Re-engineering Its Future

Posted on the 11 April 2011

Tharsus engineering and manufacturing has invested over £1m into a new 31,000 square foot site in order to continue its rapid expansion plans. Founded in 1964, the company has successfully re-engineered itself into a leading high tech manufacturer of fully finished complex...

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Commercial Director Leads Innovation At Tharsus

Posted on the 8 April 2011

Tharsus engineering and manufacturing has appointed a new commercial director to lead the charge on a major reinvention of the business.Traditionally a sheet metal fabricator, Tharsus has rebranded itself to become a ‘virtual' engineering and manufacturing arm for clients t...

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African Success For NTE

Posted on the 8 April 2011

According to Ron Elliott, Managing Director of NTE Ltd, "You wait ages for a Parliament job to come along and when it does, two come along at the same time".  NTE, the Peterlee based communications distributor and integrator have secured contracts to install microp...

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