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New Deputy Vice-Chancellor to Drive North East University's Commercial Plans

Posted on the 11 February 2019

The University of Sunderland has announced that Professor Jon Timmis has been appointed as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Commercial). Professor Timmis will drive the University’s commercial agenda when he takes up the role in May, contributing to the institution’s continuing sust...

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Moody's Continues its Support of Newcastle Thunder

Posted on the 8 February 2019

Moody Logistics has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting sport in the North East with its continued sponsorship of Newcastle Thunder.The Cramlington-based transport, logistics and storage firm is supporting the professional rugby league side throughout the 2019 season, having...

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Ward Hadaway launches new HR business tool to help key-decision-makers in the SME market

Posted on the 8 February 2019

In response, Top 100 UK law firm Ward Hadaway has launched 'HR Protect', an end-to-end business tool to help the SME market access the best employment law solutions. The bespoke product allows employers to put in place a tailored employment law solution to manage the life-c...

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Adderstone Group Launch 2019 with the Acquisition of Four Commercial Assets

Posted on the 7 February 2019

Newcastle-based property company, Adderstone Group, has kicked off 2019 with the purchase of over £18m of commercial property assets in Newcastle, Gateshead and London. The Group has added The Fleming Business Centre in Jesmond, the former Baja Beach Club premises on Gateshe...

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Crafter's Companion Appoints New Head of Commercial Following Sales Growth

Posted on the 7 February 2019

Crafter’s Companion saw a sales growth of 38% over 2018, with an export sales growth of 59%. With its global employee count now standing at 180 strong, the award-winning craft supplies company is primed to continue leading the craft market with this new appointment. Crafter’s...

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0800 Repair Delivers £4m Worth of Lifetime Bill Savings in Middlesbrough

Posted on the 6 February 2019

A leading heating, insulation and renewables energy company is helping to deliver considerable savings to homeowners in Middlesbrough.In collaboration with Middlesbrough Affordable Warmth Partnership and utilising Middlesbrough Council’s new ‘ECO-Flexibility’ scheme, which has se...

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National Awards Acclaim for Moody Logistics

Posted on the 6 February 2019

A North-East transport and storage company has been recognised with the Staples Award for Delivery Excellence in 2018.The family-run, Cramlington-based company is celebrating the shock-win at the Pall-Ex annual awards in Nottingham. Pall-Ex Group is a network for palletised freig...

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Ward Hadaway's Award-winning Healthcare Team Shortlisted for Three Top Accolades

Posted on the 6 February 2019

Ward Hadaway's award-winning healthcare team has been shortlisted for three top accolades which recognise innovation, customer focus and the best partnerships with the NHS.    The firm will now go forward to the finals of the Health Service Journal Healthcare Partn...

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Five Years of Success for EMG

Posted on the 5 February 2019

An award-winning law firm is celebrating five years of success and expansion, having grown from a small office to a team of more than 30.EMG Solicitors, based in Durham, was founded by Emma Gaudern and Jemma Morland in 2014, employing just a handful of staff covering a select num...

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New Director Appointed to Lead Inward Investment Agency

Posted on the 5 February 2019

Jennifer Hartley has been appointed as Director for Invest Newcastle, a service delivered by NewcastleGateshead Initiative (NGI).   After working for NGI back in 2012for 3 years as Senior Inward Investment Manager, she brings more than 12 years’ trade and investm...

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