Archive: April, 2012

New faces from banking and construction join the board of GBSLEP

Posted by lepadmin - April 25, 2012 - Board appointments, Newsroom

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) has made two new appointments to reflect the emerging priorities of its work as the organisation approaches its first year in existence. Chris Webster, Chief Executive of Miller Construction, joins as representative of the property and construction, while Patrick Hanlon, area manager for Handelsbanken, joins to […]

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GBSLEP announces £12 million Growing Places funding for first projects

Posted by lepadmin - April 3, 2012 - Growing Places, Newsroom, Place

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) Board today approved £12.075 million for the first eight projects to be ‘unlocked’ through the Growing Places Fund. Featuring locations in Aston, Cannock Chase, Edgbaston, Erdington, Kidderminster, Solihull and Uttoxeter, the successful bids will help bring stalled infrastructure projects back to life, creating nearly 7,200 jobs […]

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