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Open Legacy Will Boost Kent Tourism For Years To Come

  A two-year Visit Kent campaign promoting the county as an international golfing destination is establishing a legacy that will provide support to local tourism businesses for many years to come. Sandra Matthews-Marsh, Chief Executive at Visit Kent, said she was delighted that the Open Golf at Sandwich had been a major triumph offering outstanding […]

Companies Focus On Mobile And Social Media, But Struggle With Measurement

The growth of the mobile channel fuelled by smartphones and tablets is the single most important trend affecting digital marketers, according to a new report by Econsultancy and Adobe. The first Quarterly Digital Intelligence Briefing, based on a survey of 900 businesses, identifies a range of marketing trends and looks at the impact they are […]

High Street Stores Under Ever More Pressure From Internet Retailers

Data released yesterday by the Office for National Statistics showed that UK retail sales growth remained weak during June. Including fuel, sales volumes increased by 0.4% year on year in June, while excluding automotive fuel, volumes increased by just 0.2%. This marginal uptick is not enough to compensate for the slump last month, leaving sales […]

K College upgrade their ID cards and security system

K College is one of the largest Further Education colleges offering Higher Education programmes in the UK. With over 20,000 students on courses ranging from A levels to Apprenticeships, Higher National Diplomas and Honours degree courses to Foundation Degrees, K College has 5 campuses across Kent in Ashford, Dover, Folkestone, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells. Identifying […]

Kent Rural PLC is launched at County Show

Kent Rural PLC was launched at the Kent County Show. In our film Nick Holmes from Chavereys explains the concept behind the project. Kent Rural PLC Many people refer to Kent as the Garden of England and the county has a long tradition of providing good quality produce, from strawberries at Wimbledon, to hops for […]

Paul Jenner Joins Kent & Sussex Security

Paul Jenner has joined the Ashford based electronic security installation company, Kent and Sussex Security (KSS). Paul’s role as Sales project Engineer is to develop the fire security side of the business. He brings with him a wealth of experience within the fire security market place, having worked for Icom for almost 4 years and […]

Praise for myKent website showcasing local people and places

The myKent.co.uk website, developed by Visit Kent, where local people can share their favourite places to visit and experiences to be enjoyed in the county, has been highly commended in the prestigious TravelMole Web Awards UK. The myKent site was pipped to first place by www.trekamericalive.com after reaching the final three in the 2011 TravelMole […]

IoD Kent talk to Kent Business TV

Andrew Metcalf, Vice-Chairman, Iod Kent spoke to Kent Business TV at their Business Breakfast at Kent County Show. Click above to watch our film. About Institute Of Directors The IoD is a non party-political business organisation founded by Royal Charter in 1903, currently with around 43,000 members. The IoD has always championed the entrepreneur and […]

Kent Business Radio expands flagship show

Paul Andrews from Kent Business Radio spoke to KBTV. Click above to watch his film. About Kent Business Radio On Kent Business Radio, it’s flagship programme is “The Business Bunker”. It is a weekly radio show discussing business, enterprise and entrepreneurship in the county of Kent. The exciting news is that it going to grow […]

Sureline Communications talk to KBTV

Tina George from Sureline Communications spoke to Kent Business TV at the recent Kent and London Business Show. Click above to watch our film. About Sureline Communications Sureline Communications Ltd is an innovative and rapidly growing full-service IT solutions firm. They provide their clients with cutting-edge technologies and the know-how to apply them to their […]