Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Business

Top businesses to be showcased at New Forest expo

Bournemouth Echo: TOWN OF THE YEAR: Lymington from the air

6:38am Friday 29th May 2015

THE New Forest is to showcase more than 60 of its best businesses at a major event next week.

'FinTech' boom: Dorset's financial services and digital sectors creating hundreds of jobs

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Thursday 28th May 2015

HUNDREDS of jobs vacancies are being created from the mix of financial services and high-tech companies in Bournemouth and Poole, a report claims.

Gym, spa and a first class lounge: Poole unveils largest Audi 'terminal' in the UK

Bournemouth Echo: PLANS: David Kelly, managing director of Ocean Automotive, at the site of the new Poole Audi dealership

6:32am Wednesday 27th May 2015

WORK is under way on a £14.5m scheme to build the biggest Audi terminal in the UK.

A back pack that charges phones and a sponge with soap included: meet the winners of Dorset’s Young Enterprise

Bournemouth Echo: ENTERPRISING: Joe Bold and Macaulay Smith from Cortex and, below, Ben Trant, David Da Silva and Jordan Jones from Xanadu

10:02am Tuesday 26th May 2015

NINE companies formed by local students competed to represent their county.

'There's a buzz about Bournemouth': meet the boss of the town's tourism academy

Bournemouth Echo: DIRECTOR: Samantha Richardson of the National Coastal Tourism Academy

6:32am Tuesday 26th May 2015

THE head of the academy set up in Bournemouth to support British coastal tourism says it is helping win recognition for the industry.

Nationwide creating 'quality jobs' in Bournemouth as it announces record profits

Bournemouth Echo: RECORD PROFIT: Nationwide's administrative office at Richmond Hill, Bournemouth

11:02am Tuesday 26th May 2015

NATIONWIDE Building Society says it is creating high quality jobs in the Bournemouth area after revealing record profits and a £500m investment in branches.

Saffery Champness sponsors tourism awards for third year running

Bournemouth Echo: Pic from   Robin Barker of the Dorset Tourism Awards, Kathryn Haskins of the Alexandra Hotel in Lyme Regis and Nick Fernyhough of Saffery Champness at a lunch for sponsors (26955394)

10:02am Tuesday 26th May 2015

CHARTERED accountants Saffery Champness will be headline sponsors of the Dorset Tourism Awards for the third consecutive year.

Solicitor marks 10th anniversary with opening of London office

Bournemouth Echo: EXPANSION: Steve Simpkins, principal solicitor with Simpkins and Co solicitors

10:02am Tuesday 26th May 2015

A LAW firm is celebrating 10 years in business and an expansion.

New business forum launches to support engineering and manufacturing in Dorset

Bournemouth Echo:

6:30am Monday 25th May 2015

A NEW business forum has been launched to support engineering and manufacturing in Dorset.

Nationwide announces record profits

Bournemouth Echo: RECORD PROFIT: Nationwide's administrative office at Richmond Hill, Bournemouth

10:02am Monday 25th May 2015

NATIONWIDE Building Society – which employs more than 680 people in the Bournemouth area – has announced record profits.

Lush named UK's best high street shop by customers

Bournemouth Echo: FOUNDER: Mark Constantine of Lush

5:22am Saturday 23rd May 2015

POOLE-based Lush has been named the UK’s best shop in a national survey.

Coming soon: the invite-only Fitness First that will cost you £1,500 to join

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 22nd May 2015

POOLE-based Fitness First has revealed details of an invitation-only health club with a joining fee of £1,500.

Only way is up for three-storey homes developer

Bournemouth Echo: Pic from  Waters Edge, a three-storey development at Wimborne (26955641)

7:44pm Friday 22nd May 2015

A HOUSE builder says three-storey homes are proving popular in Dorset as a way of unlocking more living space.

Poole backs campaign to unite business chambers across Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: AFFILIATED: Ian Girling, right, chief executive of Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry with Roger Williams, president of Poole Chamber of Trade and Commerce at the signing of the agreement to link the two organisations

6:32am Friday 22nd May 2015

BUSINESSES in Poole are backing the campaign to create a pan-Dorset network of chambers of commerce.

Nightclub firm Luminar gets new name after profits rise

Bournemouth Echo: SUCCESS: The launch of Cameo & Myu in Bournemouth in 2013. Picture by Tristan Griffiths of All Things Where Ltd

6:32am Thursday 21st May 2015

NIGHTCLUB operator the Luminar Group – which was in administration less than five years ago – has announced rising profits and a change of name.

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