EF News

Entrepreneurs’ Forum Announces Three New Partnerships

Posted on the 2 December 2020

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has announced a trio of new partnerships designed to strengthen links with the North East business community. Customer experience agency Qrious has become a corporate partner of the Forum while Northern Accelerator and Gateshead College have become c...

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Dragons’ Den Star Tells North East Entrepreneurs That Response to Covid Opportunities Instils Confidence in the Future

Posted on the 23 November 2020

Dragons’ Den star Sara Davies has delivered an upbeat assessment on the future for North East entrepreneurs – predicting that 2021 will be the year to build upon the many opportunities that have arisen from the coronavirus pandemic. The founder and CEO of Newton Ayclif...

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The Highlights From Our #EF350miles Challenge

Posted on the 17 November 2020

On 20th October 2020, we announced we had set ourselves a challenge: to cover 350 miles, the distance it takes to circumnavigate the region and visit our members HQs virtually, to raise money for Feeding Families. Here’s how we got on…(Psst. Click here to view our charity high...

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Listen to Episode Seven of the Talking Future Podcast

Posted on the 11 November 2020

We’re excited to bring you a new Talking Future podcast episode.Created by the Entrepreneurs’ Forum, Talking Future focuses on the lives and work of North East entrepreneurs, their views of the future and how they are innovating as they plan ahead.In our seventh episode, Yvonne B...

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Entrepreneur Interview: with Sally Marshall, Marshall Robertson Group

Posted on the 27 October 2020

Tell me about your background in business? I don’t have what you might term a ‘‘traditional’ background in business, having taught music at a secondary school for many years; a career that I thoroughly enjoyed. However, I was drawn into the hospitality industry some eight...

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Welcoming Two New Board Members

Posted on the 26 October 2020

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has appointed two experienced business leaders to its board.Brian Palmer, chief executive of Tharsus, and Aman Chahal, who co-founded TaperedPlus, are motivated to give something back to the membership organisation that supported them during their own ent...

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Listen to Episode Six of the Talking Future Podcast

Posted on the 21 October 2020

We’re excited to bring you a new Talking Future podcast episode.Created by the Entrepreneurs’ Forum, Talking Future focuses on the lives and work of North East entrepreneurs, their views of the future and how they are innovating as they plan ahead.In our sixth episode, Yvonne Bel...

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North East Entrepreneurial Awards Continues Charity Support Despite Online Switch

Posted on the 20 October 2020

The North East Entrepreneurial Awards will be held online for the first time in its 17-year history - as it continues to highlight exceptional achievements in extraordinary times. While the usual black-tie awards ceremony cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions, organiser...

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Listen to Episode Five of the Talking Future Podcast

Posted on the 30 September 2020

We’re excited to bring you a new Talking Future podcast episode.Created by the Entrepreneurs’ Forum, Talking Future focuses on the lives and work of North East entrepreneurs, their views of the future and how they are innovating as they plan ahead.In our fifth episode of Talking...

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Entrepreneur Interview: with Emma Gaudern, EMG Solicitors

Posted on the 28 September 2020

Tell me about your background in business? Having completed my law degree at Leeds University, I qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and began my professional career in the North West, gaining experience with several law firms, notably as partner and head of the wills, trusts...

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