Skip to content

Entrepreneurs Panel

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

Category: Peter DoneSyndicate content

Manchester employment law consultancy Peninsula is to open a new office in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Employment law advice firm Peninsula Business Services, , today announced a £250,000 investment to expand a team of specialists to guide bosses of SMEs looking to make redundancies.

The company has seen calls to its advice line about redundancy issues and procedures soar in recent months as SME bosses look to cut staff.

Employment law firm Peninsula Business Service has unveiled record annual profits.

The company, led by former bookmaker Peter Done, posted pre-tax earnings of £16.3m for the 12 months to March 31, up from £14m in 2007. Revenues climbed from £58m to £72.9m as client numbers rose by 3,000 to 23,000.

  • 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, 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

Reputation is everything when it comes to running a successful business, according to Sacha Lord-Marchionne and Sam Kandel, founders of the Warehouse Project (WHP), a series of club nights featuring DJs from all over the world, which was launched back in 2006.

After travelling the world in a corporate role, Mike Wheeler decided that he had had enough of living out of a suitcase and so got a job running a small family business.