Greendog launch new site for PXtech
The team at Greendog are pleased to announce the launch of a new website for PXtech. Greendog has worked with the company for many years across a range of services such as Web Development, Digital Marketing and Mobile App development.
Woodhead MD steps into Chairman role after 39 years at the helm
Woodhead’s Managing Director, David Woodhead, will step into the role of Chairman on 1 August, paving the way for a new management structure to ensure sustainability and resilience. He will be succeeded by an established leadership team, which has been developing for the past seven years.
Energy for Business grant re-opens for applications
The Energy for Business capital grant is for businesses who wish to improve energy efficiency, reduce greenhouse gas emissions or who are implementing sustainable energy technologies. To be successful, businesses must be classified as SME, based in the D2N2 region (Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire) and be able to demonstrate a low-carbon element to their project.
Ryley Wealth Management shows continued strong growth
Ryley Wealth Management, has reported record results for the financial year. Turnover for the year to December 2017 increased by 45% to £2.9M and over the same period increased the clients’ funds under management by £55M. This growth has continued in 2018 with total funds under management now exceeding £400M.
Corporate Motion seeks funding for drama series pilot
Corporate Motion is seeking funding for a TV pilot based on the story of paratrooper Private Sidney Cornell, during World War II. The story follows a variety of characters throughout the war and until D-Day. The funding project will run for 60 days with the hope of raising £265,000.
World-leading Social media expert to make international speaking debut at
World-renowned American social media pioneer Chris Strub has chosen the UK to make his overseas speaking debut. The award-winning marketer and millennial keynote speaker will make his first appearance outside North America when he gives a talk at the 2018 MarketEd.Live conference in Nottingham on September 25.

Member Events

10 August: Bon Jovi Tribute Night – Derby
A Bon Jovi tribute act will be hosting an evening in aid of charity When You Wish Upon a Star at Rolls-Royce Leisure on Moor Lane, Derby, on 10 August.
11 August: Equine emergencies: First aid training & knowing how to respond in a crisis – Derby
A team of highly-qualified equine vets and nurses from Scarsdale Vets are hosting an interactive event at Scarsdale’s Markeaton practice in Derby, teaching horse owners how to effectively respond in a crisis, correctly bandage wounds and recognise when it’s time to seek professional help and call their vet.
25 September: Measure, Monitor, Generate and Store: Energy for Business – Nottingham
This event is a two-day workshop on energy measurement, monitoring, generation and storage. The events will look at where energy is used within businesses as a first step to reducing energy use.
11 October: Heathrow Business Summit – Doncaster
Doncaster Chamber will host a Heathrow Business Summit in partnership with Heathrow. The event will give SME businesses the chance to have a free 15 minute face-to-face appointment with Heathrow’s supply chain in a one-day event taking place at Doncaster Racecourse.

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