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National innovation in IT roadshow to stop off at historic Bristol conference venue

October 21, 2014
National innovation in IT roadshow to stop off at historic Bristol conference venue

Engineers’ House, the historic conference and meeting venue in Clifton, has been chosen as one of the locations for a major national IT roadshow touring the UK throughout October and November. Organised by industrial IT firm SolutionsPT, the Industrial IT Roadshow will showcase the latest innovations in industrial IT...

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Young Bristol accountant named as one of the profession’s rising stars

October 21, 2014
Young Bristol accountant named as one of the profession’s rising stars

Samantha Barnes, an auditor from the Bristol office of accountants Smith & Williamson, has been named as one of the UK’s best up-and-coming young accountants. Samantha, 26, pictured, was one of ‘Rising 20 Stars of the Profession’ chosen for the accolade by ACA students’ magazine Vital. Samantha’s nomination was...

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Historic The Red Maids’ School transformed by Integral Build’s £1.6m project

October 21, 2014
Historic The Red Maids’ School transformed by Integral Build’s £1.6m project

Bristol-based Integral Build has completed an eight-month refurbishment project at the city’s historic The Red Maids’ School, creating contemporary facilities for students, teachers and visitors within its original Edwardian complex. The £1.6m transformation involved building a new library in a two-storey void in the centre of the main school building in Westbury-on-Trym, extensive modernisation and...

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Arrival of senior surveyor strengthens GVA’s Bristol office agency team

October 20, 2014
Arrival of senior surveyor strengthens GVA’s Bristol office agency team

Property agency GVA has expanded its office agency team in Bristol with the appointment of Alex Riddell as a senior surveyor. Alex, pictured, joins GVA at a time of strong growth for the Bristol office and its office agency team in particular, which has just been placed at the...

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Two solicitors join Thrings’ commercial property team as market recovery spurs growth

October 20, 2014
Two solicitors join Thrings’ commercial property team as market recovery spurs growth

Commercial law firm Thrings has appointed two solicitors to its fast-growing commercial property team as a result of continued organic growth and a series of new client wins. Associate Steve Schofield and solicitor Beth Nicholls will further strengthen Thrings’ commercial property and construction offering across its four main offices...

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Spate of deals helps Bishop Fleming’s tax and corporate finance teams chalk up new records

October 20, 2014
Spate of deals helps Bishop Fleming’s tax and corporate finance teams chalk up new records

The tax and corporate finance teams at West accountancy group Bishop Fleming, which has an office in Bristol, are celebrating their most successful year yet having completed just over 20 transactions worth in total more than £200m. The team’s latest deal involved the sale of Asteral, the UK’s leading...

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Bristol’s creative sector urged to truly represent the city’s rich cultural diversity

October 20, 2014
Bristol’s creative sector urged to truly represent the city’s rich cultural diversity

A social enterprise with a mission to improve equality, diversity and inclusion in Bristol’s burgeoning creative sector has been launched. Represent has been set up by Joanna Randall, who runs Bristol PR agency Purplefish, and Liz Gadd, a recruiter in the creative sector in the South West, to raise...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

October 20, 2014
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Monday 20 October Trading statement: McBride AGMs: CPL Resources, McBride Economics: Rightmove house prices Tuesday 21 October Interims: BP Marsh & Partners, Whitbread Final: Asos Trading statements: Arm, GKN, Go-Ahead, InterContinental Hotels, Pentair, Reckitt Benckiser, William Hill AGMs: Ashley House, Leeds Economics: Public sector finances Wednesday 22 October Interims:...

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Bristol entrepreneurs to take centre stage as national contest The Pitch stages final in the city

October 17, 2014
Bristol entrepreneurs to take centre stage as national contest The Pitch stages final in the city

Bristol entrepreneur Andrew Mulvenna, co-founder of retail management software business Brightpearl, and mayor George Ferguson will be among speakers at the final of The Pitch 2014, the UK-wide competition which has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs on the road to success. Founded in Bristol in 2008, The Pitch takes place...

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