News - August, 2017

Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Aquamarine Media has continued their team growth with the addition of two new team members. The latest addition to the team is Sam Packham, who joined the specialist search and social agency as a PPC Account Executive at the beginning of August. Aquamarine also welcomed Content Executive, Adrienne Watson, in July...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Photograph: Thompson Jenner LLP Partners outside of our Exeter office. Thompson Jenner LLP, one of Devon’s leading firms of chartered accountants and business advisers, is pleased to announce the launch of its new responsive website at: www.thompson-jenner.co.uk The site is a fresh new design tailored around Thompson Jenner’s brand reputation and the firm's...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
There's still time to enter the Michelmores 5k Charity Run, which takes place on Thursday 7 September, at 6.30pm. The law firm is aiming to beat last year's fundraising record of £26,000. For the second consecutive year, the Michelmores Charity Run is in aid of local charity Balloons, who support bereaved...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter Science Park has exchanged ideas and best practice with a delegation from Yaroslavl in Russia last week, with the group invited to the city as part of the Exeter-Yaroslavl Twinning Association. Six representatives from the City Hall in Yaroslavl visited the city to discover more about Exeter’s tourism and economy...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
A new mentoring scheme has been launched in schools across Devon, Plymouth, Torbay, Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire. The Mentoring Programme, funded by The Careers and Enterprise Company and coordinated by CSW Group, will support young people aged 13 – 15 who have been identified as being able to benefit from the...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Friday 15 September 2017, 9.30am - 2.00pm, Exeter Corn Exchange We are pleased to announce Exeter City Council and Jobcentre Plus are hosting a Jobs Fair to which you are invited to exhibit at free of charge. We are expecting over 70 businesses to exhibit and 2,000 people to attend from...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Leading local advice charity, Citizens Advice Exeter, today releases the results from its fifth economic well-being survey.   Citizens Advice Exeter Chief Executive Steve Barriball said: “A key finding is that more than half of those who responded to the survey, some 62%, said that they were worried about their financial position....
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
Following an extensive recruitment process, Exeter BID has recruited Ann Hunter to the role of BID Manager. Ann is relocating to the area from London and brings with her nine years of experience working with BIDs in the capital. Wayne Pearce, Chair of the Exeter BID Board of Directors said: “The...
Posted on: August, 2017
Leading regional airline announces 19 summer routes from Exeter Airport with choice of up to 105 departures a week. Understanding that many of its customers like to plan early to take advantage of the best possible prices, Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (2nd August 2017) announced its extensive 2018...
Posted on: August, 2017
Section: Member news
With a minority Government in place and Brexit negotiations underway, UK organisations are facing a period of uncertainty. To make sense of the forthcoming major challenges, including the roll out of the Apprenticeship Levy, the University of Exeter Business School is leading a research project looking at how employers are...