Archive: March, 2015

Greater Birmingham brings record number of partners to MIPIM 2015

Posted by adminbackup - March 26, 2015 - Newsroom

Greater Birmingham joined forces with more partners than ever before at global real estate show MIPIM (10-13 March in Cannes, France). A total of 33 private and public sector organisations signed up to join Greater Birmingham as the region showcased a landmark year. MIPIM enables major locations across the world to present their investment opportunities …

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GBSLEP ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO THE BOARD

Posted by adminbackup - March 26, 2015 - Newsroom

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) is welcoming two new faces to the board as it bids farewell to three valued directors. The first new board director is Saqib Bhatti, an associate at Younis Bhatti & Co. Ltd, a firm of chartered accountants and registered auditors. Saqib also serves as the President …

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Hold the date for VENTUREFEST WM!

Posted by lepadmin - March 17, 2015 - Uncategorized

Tuesday 30th June 2015, The Gallery, NEC Birmingham Venturefest WM provides a day of networking opportunities, along with a forum for presenting practical advice, stimulating ideas and funding options to entrepreneurs and start-ups, particularly in the science, knowledge and technology fields. The event covers a range of activities throughout the day including:   Keynote speakers …

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GBSLEP amongst Top 9 areas for ‘Ambitious Entrepreneurs’

Posted by lepadmin - March 17, 2015 - Uncategorized

The GBSLEP area has been ranked amongst a Top 9 cluster of LEP areas for proportion of high growth expectation early-stage entrepreneurs. The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) UK 2014 report, written by a team of entrepreneurship researchers from Aston and Strathclyde Business Schools, has identified that a new generation of entrepreneurs is emerging with Britain’s economic recovery …

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Creative Alliance wins a ‘Training Provider of the Year’ Award

Posted by lepadmin - March 17, 2015 - Uncategorized

Creative Alliance have just won an award, for the second year running, in the Training Provider of the Year Awards 2015 organised by Apprenticeships 4 England (sub-contractor category). Based in Birmingham, Creative Alliance works to enable talent to get into and get on in the creative and cultural industries by providing careers and enterprise education and …

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GBSLEP ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF LIFE SCIENCES COMMISSION

Posted by adminbackup - March 3, 2015 - Newsroom

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) has announced the launch of a new Life Sciences Commission, which will create a roadmap to achieve a world class environment and industry offer to attract life sciences to the city of Birmingham and wider region. Chaired by Birmingham businessman Graham Silk, who is also co-founder …

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