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Freddie rolls into Explain...

Posted on the 18 January 2012

Explain, the Newcastle based engagement and insights agency, has appointed a new quantitative market research executive to join its growing team.Freddie Wong, 32, an avid skateboarder, joined Explain in the New Year and brings with him 10 years experience from a career in public...

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The Science of Innovation explained to North East businesses

Posted on the 18 January 2012

Prolific inventor Trevor Baylis OBE will take centre stage at Newcastle City Library this January as part of Newcastle Science City's ‘The Science of' series, a programme of events supporting the city's efforts to bring the first regional Business and IP Centre to Newcastle...

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Design of the Times

Posted on the 16 January 2012

Toffee Factory based creative agency Keltie Cochrane has been named the Design Agency of the Year by The Drum marketing magazine for outstanding work and continued business growth. The Drum says that it awarded Keltie Cochrane the Design Agency of the year for its impressive port...

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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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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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