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Newcastle Students Bag Themselves Enterprise Trading Awards

Posted on the 12 February 2010

Newcastle students swept the board at the annual Young Enterprise North East (YENE) Trade Fair, where they were awarded by the standard of their business ideas and selling skills. A record 44 student companies, who have set up their own businesses as part of their Young Enterpris...

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Silvermoor Gallops Nationwide

Posted on the 12 February 2010

The refusal of horse owners to neglect their animals during tough economic times has helped a Northumberland firm to a 36% surge in sales this year. And, such is the demand for Alnwick-based Silvermoor’s horse feed, that the company is now planning to invest £250,000...

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Mixing Buisness With Leisure

Posted on the 11 February 2010

The Newcastle Falcons have offered members and friends of the Entrepreneurs' Forum - and their business guests - an excellent package for the London Irish match on Saturday 20th February. There will be a buffet lunch served at 3:30pm with a 5:30pm kick off. The package...

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20,000 Extra Tenners Up For Grabs To Help More North East Students Make Money To Make A Difference

Posted on the 11 February 2010

Enterprise UK’s eagerly anticipated annual ‘Make Your Mark with a Tenner’ competition is doubling in size, offering twice as many North East students the opportunity to make money and make a difference with a £10 loan.Thanks to a grant of £250,000 fr...

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Entrepreneurs Prepare For A Mountain Of A Challenge

Posted on the 10 February 2010

An intrepid team of successful North East entrepreneurs are set to scale new heights by embarking on the challenge of a lifetime. The businessmen and women, who are all members or associates of the Entrepreneurs' Forum, are to trek the Himalayas to Everest Base Camp –...

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Croft Takeover Boosts Growth For TSG

Posted on the 8 February 2010

North East-based Technology Services Group (TSG) has made it's 23rd acquisition, following the takeover of Newcastle firm Croft Technology - a firm specialising in network design and installation, disaster recover and business continuity.  Launched in 2003, TS...

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Seminar Reveals Cloud's Silver Lining

Posted on the 5 February 2010

Forward thinking IT experts made full use of the opportunity to learn more about the future of computing at a recent major North East seminar. As befits any gathering of advanced technology pundits, there were plenty of intriguingly named software programmes to discuss, and a cou...

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Entrepreneurship Research Highlights Massive Untapped Potential

Posted on the 3 February 2010

Results of a national enterprise research study could dramatically increase the number of people in the North East who are looking to explore their entrepreneurial potential. The ‘Untapped Potential’ research, unveiled at an event hosted by Enterprise UK and One North...

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New Year Sees The 'O' Grow

Posted on the 2 February 2010

The North east’s outstanding public relations consultancy of the year is continuing its previous year of growth by appointing a new senior account manager to work on the host of new client wins. Chrissie Gardiner has joined O Communications with ten years’ experience...

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Newcastle Gateshead welcomes R&B to steering committee

Posted on the 29 January 2010

R&B Group director, Antony Crerar, is delighted to have been selected by Newcastle Gateshead Convention Bureau, to become part of their steering committee. As one of the convention bureau’s early members, Antony is now looking forward to becoming more heavily involved,...

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