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Associate director promotions at Smith & Williamson’s Bristol office

January 26, 2015
Associate director promotions at Smith & Williamson’s Bristol office

The Bristol office of accountancy and investment management group Smith & Williamson has made two senior promotions. Rebecca Tippet, who works in the assurance and business services team, and John Davies, a private client and charities investment specialist, have been promoted to associate director. Rebecca has been with Smith...

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Bristol’s year as European Green Capital starts on a high

January 26, 2015
Bristol’s year as European Green Capital starts on a high

Bristol’s year as European Green Capital officially got underway with a spectacular high-wire act on Saturday evening watched by thousands. In a breath-taking and colourful public opening ceremony, Jade Kindar-Martin from Bristol-based Cirque Bijou cycled along a 120m long high wire set between the city’s iconic A and B Bond...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

January 25, 2015
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Monday 26 January Finals: Porvair, SThree Trading statements: Cranswick, Petra Diamonds Economics: BBA loans for house purchases Tuesday 27 January Interims: PZ Cussons, Mattioli Woods Final: Crest Nicholson Trading statements: British Land, Britvic, Carpetright, easyJet, Greencore AGMs: Alternative Networks, Arria NLG, Britvic, Greencore, Marston’s, Servoca Economics: Index of services,...

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The LAST WORD: Vanessa Moon, director, Moon Consulting

January 23, 2015
The LAST WORD: Vanessa Moon, director, Moon Consulting

Each week Bristol Business News gives a prominent member of the city’s business community the last word on its weekly e-bulletin. This week Vanessa Moon, Director of Moon Consulting, answers our 10 questions. What was the LAST: Film you watched? The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey in 3D Book...

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Bristol’s Green Capital Year aims high from the start – with opening gala ceremony and a tightrope act

January 23, 2015
Bristol’s Green Capital Year aims high from the start – with opening gala ceremony and a tightrope act

Bristol’s year as European Green Capital gets underway this weekend with an opening ceremony and gala dinner for visiting dignitaries this evening and a spectacular high-wire act tomorrow as the first public event. Organisers hope the combination of the civic ceremony with the ‘fun’ element of the tightrope walk...

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Innovative Bristol firms placed among top players in England’s creative industries

January 23, 2015
Innovative Bristol firms placed among top players in England’s creative industries

Four Bristol firms have been named among England’s most creative businesses in a list that also highlights the contribution the sector makes to the economy. App developer Mubaloo, Animation studio Rumpus, digital media firm Sun and Moon and games developer Ground Shatter join some of the country’s most-innovative firms...

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Bristol placed among top UK cities for innovation and business growth in major new report

January 23, 2015
Bristol placed among top UK cities for innovation and business growth in major new report

Bristol’s standing as one of the UK’s most innovative cities has been recognised in a major new report which also highlights the strength of its economy. The latest report from respected urban think tank Centre for Cities places Bristol ninth in the table of the leading UK cities for...

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Colston Hall’s £45m regeneration plan aims to make Bristol UK capital of young people’s music

January 23, 2015
Colston Hall’s £45m regeneration plan aims to make Bristol UK capital of young people’s music

Bristol’s Colston Hall is taking its £45m transformation and regeneration campaign to the heart of Westminster next month as it continues to seek top-level support and funding. Buoyed by Bristol City Council’s draft budget pledge of £10m, confirmed earlier this month, the iconic music venue is staging an event...

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Join us in helping combat poverty in Africa, microfinance charity Deki urges Bristol businesses

January 23, 2015
Join us in helping combat poverty in Africa, microfinance charity Deki urges Bristol businesses

Innovative Bristol microfinance charity Deki is calling on businesses in the city to help it fight poverty in Africa by joining it in a unique partnership. Deki’s crowdfunding website deki.org.uk offers long-term solutions to poverty by giving entrepreneurs in the developing world access to small loans and business training....

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