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Discover the Future of River Cruising with Travel Bureau and Emerald Waterways

Posted on the 21 February 2017

Join Travel Bureau and their luxury river cruise partner Emerald Waterways on Wednesday 1st March to discover the future of river cruising. Held at The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle from 6.30pm this insightful event will enable you to discover what's new in the world of luxu...

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Award-winning Creative Consultancy Grows Team to Meet Increased Demand

Posted on the 16 February 2017

An award-winning creative marketing agency has announced three new appointments at its office in the Northern Design Centre, Gateshead following a string of new contract wins.r//evolution has welcomed Anna Graham as Head of Communications and Content, Steph Chalmers as  a...

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New Recruits to Strengthen College Links with Business Community

Posted on the 16 February 2017

A Tyneside college has hired two new recruits to its business development team as it looks to widen the regional skills base with local employers. Elaine Murray and Melanie Thompson-Glen have joined Gateshead College as business development managers to increase the number...

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Activ Technology Launches New Digital Campaign at Newcastle Airport

Posted on the 16 February 2017

Activ are very excited to unveil our new digital campaign, exclusively accessible to those traveling through Newcastle Airport. The frequent flyers amongst us will be able to spot our digital advertisement when passing through arrivals and whilst enjoying the relaxed atmos...

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Officially the Entrepreneurs' Forum Telecom and IT Sector Exclusive Partner

Posted on the 14 February 2017

Activ are thrilled to announce we have recently cemented our corporate partnership with the Entrepreneurs' Forum, who confidently claim to home the ‘change makers of the North-East business community’.The Entrepreneur’s Forum supports business leaders from all sectors based in th...

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Phusion Makes Software Available to Small Businesses

Posted on the 13 February 2017

Phusion IM, the long-established, Tees Valley based engineering information management company, has created a new product range to give smaller companies access to technologies developed for some of the world’s largest engineering projects. Historically, Phusion only m...

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Ward Hadaway Lawyer Wins International Award for Client Service

Posted on the 10 February 2017

A lawyer at leading law firm Ward Hadaway has won a top international award for outstanding client service. Melanie Pears, Partner and Head of Public Sector at the Top 100 UK firm, has won the United Kingdom Projects and Procurement category in the Client Choice Awards...

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Alice Hall Among Entrepreneurial Speakers at Durham International Festival of Enterprise

Posted on the 10 February 2017

A full speaker lineup for Durham International Festival of Enterprise has been released, where local business leaders such as Pink Boutique’s Alice Hall will be revealing the secrets to their business success. One of Durham’s leading entrepreneurial events, promi...

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durhamlane Slams ‘Waiting Times’ Among Telecommunications Providers

Posted on the 9 February 2017

A fast growing sales performance company has issued a warning to firms on customer service and the impact this can have on business growth.The warning comes from Newcastle-based durhamlane following its research into the waiting times at five leading telecommunications pr...

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Are You Prepared for New Data Protection Regulation?

Posted on the 9 February 2017

The EU will be releasing a new General Data Protection Regulation law which will come into force in 2018. The new law will mean that all 27 European states will have uniform data protection legislation and, crucially, that non-compliance penalties will be significantly increa...

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