Archive for the ‘Kent Business News’ category

Kent Business TV launch new video marketing service

  Kent Business TV has launched a new service to produce dynamic digital content in the form of video news releases for businesses in the county with an introductory price of £395.00 plus VAT. There has been an explosion of video content produced by organisations this year as they start to realise the potential and […]

Medway Council announces major cash boost for apprenticeships

Medway Council has announced details of a £200,000 fund for apprenticeships to help businesses and young people in Medway get the skills they need to grow. The fund is the latest measure announced by the council to boost the number of apprenticeships in Medway and will provide local businesses with a wage or training subsidy […]

Paralympic road cycling comes to Brands Hatch

Paralympic Road Cycling is the biggest cycling discipline within the London 2012 Games, involving 225 athletes from more than 50 nations and it’s coming to Kent. From 5 to 8 September 2012 riders will race round the circuit at Brands Hatch before heading out onto local roads nearby. There will be road races going from […]

Kent Army Cadets Recruitment Drive

Aged 18 or over? Want to shape the future of young people? Want to help them achieve things they never thought possible? Want to find out about being an adult volunteer in the Army Cadet Force? The Army Cadet Force is a youth organisation which aims to inspire young people to become good citizens and […]

Business investment intentions strong despite economic uncertainty

Businesses in the south east continue to feel affected by economic uncertainty and market volatility, but are more confident about their own prospects than that of the wider economy over the next 12 months. According to new research by Clydesdale Bank released today (September 12, 2011), more than half (58%) of the businesses questioned in […]

Entity Group Expand at Kent Science Park

Information management software and solutions specialists Entity Group has taken on eight new employees to help manage its ever-increasing workload. The enterprise data management solutions provider has also increased its Kent Science Park headquarters by a third after leasing an extra 1,100 sq ft of office space. Entity Group Ltd CEO Chris Finlay said the […]

ShopOnYourDoorstep.com wins WOW Award

Every Wednesday, Jacqueline Gold (Chief Executive of Knickerbox and Ann Summers) invites female business owners on Twitter to “tweet” her their business and she chooses her favourite three to become #WOW (Women on Wednesday) winners. On Wednesday (31 August 2011), Shop On Your Doorstep was chosen as a #WOW winner, and here are Jacqueline’s comments: […]

Robinson joins Maxim Team

Leading media relations and marketing consultancy Maxim has added experienced Kent journalist Simon Robinson to its ranks. Simon, 28, joins the Tunbridge Wells-based firm as a Senior Account Executive, after spending seven years as a reporter on various titles across the county. His career in journalism started on the Medway News, before he moved to […]

Extra help to drive forward Holiday Extras

A multi-million pound deal to help expand the Holiday Extras Group has been concluded by Clydesdale Bank in Kent, challenging the perception that well managed businesses are struggling to secure funding. Holiday Extras Group, the Kent based company and number one pre-booked airport hotels and airport parking business in the UK has secured a £17.5m […]

Riomay install largest rooftop photovoltaic system in Kent

Two industry leaders join forces to bring extensive solar installation to Kent. Click above to watch our film. At the Wire Belt factory in Sittingbourne, Swale Borough Councillor Gerry Lewin has officially launched the installation of a green energy source that it is estimated will save over £2,000 in electricity annually. Leading renewable energy provider, […]