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Jak HQ’s growth set to accelerate following appointment of new Non-Executive Director

Jak HQ’s growth set to accelerate following appointment of new Non-Executive Director 11th December 2018

Jak HQ, a leading creative agency based in the North East of England, has announced the appointment of its new Non-Executive Director, Gary Lumby. Since being established in 2004, Jak HQ has flourished and...

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Sunderland’s Northern Spire wins prestigious national award

Sunderland’s Northern Spire wins prestigious national award 29th November 2018

Sunderland’s impressive new Northern Spire bridge has beaten off stiff competition to win a coveted national construction and engineering award. The city’s new bridge, which opened in August this year, was named Project of...

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£3M investment secured for city centre as businesses vote yes to Sunderland BID

£3M investment secured for city centre as businesses vote yes to Sunderland BID 29th November 2018

SUNDERLAND’S BUSINESS Improvement District will continue for a further five years, after city centre businesses voted yes to secure its future. The results of the ballot for the BID to continue for a second...

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RTC Appoints Managing Director

RTC Appoints Managing Director 27th November 2018

Jamie Ollivere has been named as the new managing director of innovation and technology transfer company, RTC North. Launched in 1989 in Sunderland, RTC was one of the 12 Regional Technology Centres established around...

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Exchange programme boosts Wearside’s Italian restaurant scene

Exchange programme boosts Wearside’s Italian restaurant scene 27th November 2018

An Italian entrepreneur has arrived in Sunderland as part of a cross-border exchange programme to learn about brewing and launch a new beer in the city. Gianni Lombino is working with Sunderland-based organisations, Darwin...

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Totum Sport to ‘entirely disrupt’ $10bn US sports supplement market

Totum Sport to ‘entirely disrupt’ $10bn US sports supplement market 23rd November 2018

Totum Sport – the most innovative hydration brand of its kind in sports nutrition – has today announced its US expansion plans, promising to ‘entirely disrupt’ and dominate the $10bn US sports supplement market....

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Jacksons Law Firm appoints new head of commercial property

Jacksons Law Firm appoints new head of commercial property 16th November 2018

Award winning law firm, Jacksons is delighted to announce its new head of commercial property. Partner, Erica Turner takes on her new role as the department continues to build upon its reputation for delivering...

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Calling all artists – Please Paint Elmer

Calling all artists – Please Paint Elmer 15th November 2018

THE North East charity behind a free public art trail is calling on artists from across the UK to help make the event a success and raise much needed funds for children with incurable...

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Festive Fun Run

Festive Fun Run 15th November 2018

SUNDERLAND residents are invited to spread seasonal cheer and raise money at the same time at a special event next month (December). Sunderland Business Improvement District has teamed up with the Bridges to host...

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Tech start-up helps ease GDPR worries

Tech start-up helps ease GDPR worries 14th November 2018

A RESPECTED North East entrepreneur has outlined ambitious growth plans for the tech start-up he co-created less than a year ago. David Cook, founder of business networking group The Mussel Club, launched software start-up...

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