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Super six hop into new roles

Just two months after opening a new office in Horsforth town centre, Leeds based estate agent, HOP, has expanded its team with six new appointments who will all be based at the branch on New Road Side. Seasoned property professional, Rich Hare joins as sales manager to lead the sales

How to protect your site during an internet outage

HSBC Bank, British Airways and the Playstation Network are just a number of websites hit by a global outage yesterday. The disprution is the second widespread outage in the past two months after high-profile sites including Amazon and eBay crashed at the beginning of June. These global outages are becoming

Students win PR prize following successful virtual pitch

Celebrations are in order for two final year Public Relations students from Leeds Beckett University who have been awarded the Grayling Prize 2021. Elettra Pomilio and Jack Snell scooped the top prize after pitching an integrated PR plan in response to a UK-wide brief for an outdoor toy brand as

IoD North Yorkshire welcomes end of devolution uncertainty

The Institute of Directors’ North Yorkshire branch has welcomed the statement by Local Government Secretary Robert Jenrick that North Yorkshire's county and district councils are to be replaced with a single unitary authority for the entire county (excluding City of York). The IoD said the move ended the uncertainty that

Leeds based digital agency celebrates series of client wins

Leeds based digital marketing agency, Search Laboratory, is celebrating a series of client wins in the first half of 2021. The agency, which recently opened an office in Austin, TX, has won over a dozen new accounts since January, with notable wins including Unite Students and Bloch. Over half of

Company insolvencies surge as businesses urged to take action early

Insolvency figures recently released for June 2021 by the Government’s Insolvency Service show a 63% increase in corporate insolvencies compared to the same month last year (741 in June 2020). However insolvencies are 18% lower than the number registered two years previously (pre-pandemic; 1,466 in June 2019). Corporate

CDS names Adrian Odds as new marketing and innovation director

Strategic communications agency CDS has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Adrian Odds – who takes on the newly-created role of marketing and innovation director. Under his new remit, Adrian will lead the marketing function for the Leeds-headquartered firm as well as ensuring the agency is perfectly positioned to