“No schoolboy dreams of becoming an insurance broker” says Duncan Sutcliffe, who is the fourth-generation business owner of Sutcliffe and Co. He went to University, served in the army for 6 years and then decided to “give insurance a try”. Starting at the bottom rung with no knowledge of the industry, his first tasks included […]
Pit-your-wits against some of the finest minds in the county…and a few from over the border, too! Our (extra!)ordinary quiz masters, Richard and Ian, will keep us on our toes with a variety of entertaining subject rounds so dust off the grey matter, brush up on your musical memories and keep your eyes on topical […]
“Diversify or die” is the business mantra of Tom Blencowe, CEO of RLUK group. He believes in today’s fast-moving world of retail, being quick off the block with new ideas and having a flexible approach is the key to long term success. Labels Shopping is certainly in a challenging marketplace, with the toll of failures […]
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Keeping the family business on the road through the peaks and troughs of economic cycles isn’t easy, but MD Rob Bartup takes everything in his stride and has resilience written all over him. The business was started as Bartups of Brighton by his grandfather in 1923. His father came into the business after being in […]
Mark Harrison had a background in manufacturing and then in corporate finance before starting to manage glass processing businesses. United Glass Group has grown out of small team of dedicated directors who spotted opportunities to buy and transform family businesses where the owner was ready to retire. The team are close with Mark’s Father involved. […]
The Royal Grammar School (RGS) are hosting the Mental Health Seminar – Practical Help for You and Your Business – in the Godfrey Brown Theatre on Tuesday 16th July from 8am until 11am. The seminar is a charity event, with funds raised going support Mental Health UK. Attendees are invited to make a suggested donation […]
Hereford Cathedral school are hosting the Mental Health Seminar – Practical Help for You and Your Business – in their Powell Theatre on Tuesday 16th July from 2pm until 5pm. The seminar is a charity event, with funds raised going support Mental Health UK. Attendees are invited to make a suggested donation of £25 […]