News - July, 2017

Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Joint CEO of Cosmic, Julie Hawker, last week won ‘Employer of the Year’ at the national Venus Awards 2017. This is a fantastic achievement, succeeding from winning the Devon round through to winning in the national final event in Basingstoke on 13th July. The Venus Awards are a global annual...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Willmott Dixon is the UK's leading independent construction and property services company. If you are interested in joining Willmott Dixon's supply chain, please email marie.lakin@willmottdixon.co.uk te request an Application Questionnaire.    
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby Rob Baxter says he and his team are relishing the prospect of defending their Aviva Premiership title this season. Baxter outlined his side's vision for the new 2017/18 campaign at the first-ever Fixtures Brunch held at the club's Sandy Park home. In welcoming over 300 guests to...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
On Thursday evening 13th July 2017, at The Deer Park Hotel, Honiton, 60 local businesses from across the South West gathered for the 373 Group Annual Business Awards.  The event was a a triumphant celebration of South West business, showcasing exceptional exemplars of perseverance, inspiration, innovation, and  customer insight.  The...
Posted on: July, 2017
Cycle September is a month-long, fun and free competition to see which workplace can get the most staff riding.   Earn points and climb the leaderboard by logging rides and encouraging others. Whether you're a commuting champ or a casual cruiser - all types of rides will count towards your team's participation!  There will be...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Photograph: Matthew Lee (centre), Managing Partner, Bishop Fleming and Ian Smith (right), Chair, welcome new Marketing Director, Paul Seymour (left) Top 40 accountants Bishop Fleming have appointed Paul Seymour as their new Marketing Director. Mr. Seymour, who joins the firm from Bond Dickinson LLP, will be responsible for all aspects of the...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Photograph: Best Ever International Baccalaureate (IB) results celebrated at Exeter College.   Exeter College students are celebrating after achieving the college's best ever International Baccalaureate (IB) results. Five college students achieved 40+ points - the equivalent of five A Levels at A/A* - putting them in the top five to ten per cent of...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
A LEGO executive will be talking to business leaders in Exeter next week. The company’s global social media guru James Poulter will be using his experiences with the international toy brand, and his work on the online LEGO Life phenomenon, as he discusses how companies can make use of automation and...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter-based media agency, Aquamarine Media has been awarded ‘Best Marketing’ at the 373 Business Awards. The awards, which were held on the 13th July 2017 at the Deer Park Hotel, Honiton, had over 65 attendees, with 35 companies up for awards. Aquamarine Media were one of 10 winners after being shortlisted...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Join us at Hotel du Vin Exeter for our winemaker’s dinner with Tom Hanson-Smith from Journey’s End, the boutique South African winery. Let Tom take your imagination away to the long rolling south-facing slopes of the Stellenbosch wine lands, caressed by cool coastal breezes. You’ll enjoy a four course menu prepared...