Wheelie good show for Philip

The boss of a Wiltshire property consultancy is donning the Lycra to cycle a strenuous part of the Tour de France course for charity – for the second year running.

From concrete to VeriSmart

  By Ken Creswick of VeriSmart – why he chose to own his own company After a long career travelling the world in the construction industry overseeing the production and delivery of concrete, I decided to return home to York. I wanted a business opportunity, not a job. It had to be in the construction or property sector because that … Read More

We need to talk about Kevin…

And There’s Moore….by Cliff Moore:

What do you do when it all goes wrong?

When there is no way back from the hole you’ve dug?

VeriSmart opportunity in West Dorset

One of Dorset’s fastest-growing national brands is looking to plug the only gap in its south coast coverage – across the Dorchester-Weymouth conurbation. VeriSmart, which compiles paper-free inventories for landlords and letting agents, has made the area exclusively available for a new licensee. It has more than 100 people active in the business across England and Wales and with renting … Read More

Howe to recruit

Berry Recruitment in Cardiff has appointed Justin Howe as its new Operations Manager. The recruiter has spent 12 years in the industry including six years with the government’s Welfare to Work programme. He has a team of five at the offices in Cathedral Road which covers the ‘commercial’, ‘construction’, ‘industrial’, ‘catering’ and ‘driving’ sectors. Justin said the market is candidate-driven … Read More

New funds to drive business up the M3

A new project to help budding entrepreneurs in the M3 corridor has been launched thanks to a significant grant secured from the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund (ESF). WSX Enterprise is managing the programme which is aimed at people who have been in long term unemployment and young people not in education, employment or training. Partnering in the … Read More