Five reasons to start up in the IT industry

Five reasons to start up in the IT industry

If you’re thinking of starting your own business in the IT industry, Richard Myers from Transmit Start-Ups gives you five reasons IT is such a promising industry for entrepreneurs.

Andrew Blenkinsop

Mediaworks’ creative director, Andrew Blenkinsop

Mediaworks takes Snowdogs app magic nationwide

Following the success of the St Oswald’s Hospice Great North Snowdogs trail in 2016, Mediaworks has partnered with Wild in Art as their official digital partner to create apps for similar art trails across the country.

Groups team up to help solve skills gap in NE construction sector

Paul Baker, technical director at Desco, Peter Barker, MD of BIM Academy, Helen Whitfield, chief operating officer at NBS, Helen Whitfield, communications director at Ryder Architecture and Chris Toon

Groups team up to help solve skills gap in NE construction sector

BIM Academy, engineering consultancy Desco and NBS become sponsors of PlanBEE training blueprint

Steel magnate steps in to save Hartlepool pipe mills

Steel magnate steps in to save Hartlepool pipe mills

Liberty House, the international industrials and metals group headed up by steel magnate Sanjeev Gupta, has announced that it has signed a provisional agreement with Tata Steel UK to acquire Britain’s largest steel pipe mills, based at Hartlepool.

i-Stage

(l-r) Mark Bainbridge, Paul Waite, Gemma Waite, Victoria Hastings, Ross Petty and Peter Waite

Sunderland proves a hit for events business

An award winning events business commissioned to provide the musical entertainment at this month’s Sunderland International Airshow has opened its new headquarters at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC).

Nicander

Scott Meikle (Principal Consultant, Nicander), Peter Southward, Tyrone Davison and Trevor Platt (Business Development Manager, Nicander)

Internship helps Billingham company develop new products

 A partnership with Teesside University has helped a Tees Valley company develop a new suite of software products.