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Mother knows best for Son’s business 20th April 2014

When math teacher Stephen Marsh wanted to set up his own business he turned to the person who he listens to most, his mother. Janice Marsh, business trainer at the North East Business and...

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Arc Adoption North East finds home at the BIC 14th April 2014

A new adoption agency for the North East is one of three organisations in the country that has been created after securing a grant provided from the government with the aim to reform the...

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The schuh fits for start up client 10th April 2014

Adam Monkhouse has won a contract with retailer Schuh which sees his company, North East Electrical Ltd become the main electrical contractor for all their stores throughout the region. After visiting the BIC in...

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Reiki practitioner starts own business 5th April 2014

An entrepreneur has set up her own business after finding the effects of Reiki so great. Liz Cairns turned to holistic therapy when she found herself suffering with anxiety and found the results to be so...

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Spanish entrepreneur completes Erasmus programme 8th March 2014

Spaniard Marcos Antelo has become the first entrepreneur on the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs Programme to have completed his exchange with the help of the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). Marcos was...

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Academia for adventure 28th February 2014

A primary school head teacher has left his post after starting his own business running outdoor excursions for children and adults. Kevin Foster, from Houghton le Spring Tunstall, Sunderland, left his career of 21...

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Award-winning Qashqai lifts Nissan’s UK output above 500,000 for a second year 17th February 2014

Demand for Nissan’s award-winning Qashqai, the best-selling Crossover in Europe, helped lift output at the company’s Sunderland plant above 500,000 units for the second year in succession. Nissan Sunderland Plant, the largest car-assembly facility...

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North East BIC adds two new employees to the team 12th February 2014

The North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC), a regional enterprise agency and business complex has strengthened its team for 2014 with the appointment of two new members of staff. Jacqui Danks, from Washington,...

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BIC’s Open Space nurtures growth 16th January 2014

AMBITIOUS businesses from across the North East will soon have access to a unique facility designed to encourage collaborative working and business growth, when the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) opens a...

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North East entrepreneur takes skills to Italy 5th January 2014

An entrepreneur from Houghton-Le-Spring has set her sights on Italy to share and learn new skills with an experienced overseas business. Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a cross border exchange programme which will see...

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