News - October, 2017

Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Saunton Sands Hotel will host their annual Celebrity Golf Day on Thursday 9 November and have very kindly chosen Calvert Trust Exmoor as their nominated charity. More than 20 teams of four will participate, followed by a dinner at Saunton Sands Hotel that will feature a Q&A with the celebrities,...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Bruce Archibold – and the team at Isca Barum – have succeeded in comfortably beating his fundraising target of £2000 for the Alzheimer’s Society, with a total to date of £2600 - with donations still coming in! Bruce completed his challenge of making a beautiful coffee table and 5 bowls in...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter’s leading telemarketing and business development agency, Air Marketing Group, have recently moved in to their new headquarters on Queen Street. The new office seats up to 45 people, allowing the ever-growing team to continue to service their increasing and varied client base. The growth has been so exponential that the company...
Posted on: October, 2017
  How innovation and collaboration can boost business and the economy was the topic of discussion in the latest of a series of talks; The STEMM Cell @ Exeter Science Park. Josie Gough, South West Regional Manager for Innovate UK and Andy Treen, Exeter Advisor for Knowledge Transfer Network led the presentation...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is pleased to announce that Roy Kinnear who is currently CEO of Air Seychelles will be joining the company as its new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) with effect from January 2018.   In his new role, he will report directly to Flybe’s CEO and be a member...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
PENNY Scott, partner at Cartridges Law, has been appointed as Chair of The Law Society’s Family Law Committee.   Penny, who has served on the committee for five years, took up the position this month. The committee is made up of specialist family law solicitors from throughout England and Wales who advise...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
The Big Director's Breakfast at Deer Park 26th October, 8:00am-10:30am We would like to invite Owners and Directors of local businesses to come together for breakfast and an update on the state of digital. The idea is to create a knowledge sharing and networking community for local directors where you don't get bombarded by...
Posted on: October, 2017
  University level students at ‘Gold’ rated Exeter College celebrated their graduation in the spectacular surroundings of Exeter Cathedral. More than 165 students from the Centre for University Level Studies donned their caps and gowns for a grand procession through the city centre on their way to the Cathedral (Friday, October 20th). This...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Hospiscare is once again running its very popular Christmas Train trip to London on Saturday 2nd December. Departing from Exeter St David’s at 7.54am, travellers will get a full day in London to go shopping, sightseeing or take in a show, before arriving back in Exeter at 8.12pm. Thanks to the generosity...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
A meeting will be held with Tony Greenham, Director of Economy, Enterprise and Manufacturing at the RSA, about the possibility of a Regional "Bank of the South West". The meeting is on Thursday 26th October at Exeter Community Centre 7.00pm till 7.30pm.   As you may know, the RSA is supporting the creation of a...