Skip to content

Entrepreneurs Panel

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

Category: The Northwest Regional Development AgencySyndicate content

Manchester University is to get a £16million research facility which will make it a centre for the nuclear industry in the UK.

The winners in the North West Women in Business Awards 2010 were named at a ceremony at Ribby Hall in Lancashire on Friday.

The Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA) has today announced that it will invest £100,000 into temporary trading units for SMEs affected by the flooding in the Cumbria town of Cockermouth.

  • 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.