Skip to content

Entrepreneurs Panel

Steve Purdham
Julie Meyer
Tony Caldeira
David Pollock
Michael Oliver
Debbie Pierce
Jeremy Roberts
Charlie Mullins
Jennie Johnson
Brian Hay
Richard O'Sullivan
Laura Tenison

Category: Manchester Airports GroupSyndicate content

Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has teamed up with Beijing Construction Group (BCEG) as part of a joint venture to build the Airport City business district next to the airport.

Stansted Airport has been sold to Manchester Airports Group (MAG), in a deal worth £1.5bn in cash.

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has been in the North West to unveil plans for the development of the £659 million Airport City, which will be based at Manchester Airport.

Revenues at Manchester Airports Group (MAG) rose by 7.7 per cent in the six months to 30 September.

Commercial property consultants Drivers Jonas Deloitte and Jones Lang La Salle will lead on the planning and commercial delivery of the new Enterprise Zone at Manchester Airport.

Work on Manchester's proposed Enterprise Zone, Airport City, is set to get underway in early 2012 after plans for the scheme were approved by the council executive.

MAG, the Manchester Airports Group, has today announced that its long serving group chief executive, Geoff Muirhead CBE, will retire later this year.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.