Business

Jo Haigh, who has been appointed non-executive director at Acuity Associates

Jo Haigh named NED at Acuity Associates

Denby Dale businesswoman Jo Haigh has joined the board of London-based Acuity Associates

Rixonway staff celebrate 1,366 years of service

Rixonway's long-standing employees(from left) Nick Greenall, Alan Battye, Richard, Nigel and Clive Whitehouse, Bob Matcham and Russell Townsend
Dewsbury-based kitchens manufacturer Rixonway has some of the longest-serving staff of any employer in Kirklees

Simon on the Streets gets support from Cleckheaton businessman

Andy Howarth, chairman of Cleckheaton-based Howarths People and Safety Management
Andy Howarth, of Howarths People and Safety Management, is aiming to raise £2,000 for a homeless charity - by sleepinn rough
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Wheawill and Sudworth's Colin Barratt with some capital advice for homeowners

Latest from Wheawill and Sudworth's Colin Barratt

Nick Gartland, of Investec Wealth & Investment, says business is getting mixed messages from the Bank of England

Nick Gartland, Senior Financial Planning Director for Investc Wealth & Investment
Bank of England governor Mark Carney's pronouncemenst on the economy have become less consistent, it is claimed

Mark Weeks, of Wilby Ltd, makes the case for driver training for employees who train as part of their job

Mark Weeks
Some 72% of employed adults who drive have never had the chance to undertake driver training
Jeremy Perkins of Coffeevolution, Church Street, Huddersfield

Business profile: Coffeevolution's Jeremy Perkins

Jeremy Perkins, founder of Coffeevolution, has joined forces with his brother James to set up coffee roasting company Bean Brothers

Business profile: Brian Stahelin of Stafflex

Brian Stahelin, MD of Stafflex Ltd of Chapel Hill, Huddersfield
Recruitment is a fantastic industry, says Stafflex managing director Brian Stahelin

Business Profile: Paul Holland of Klüber Lubrication GB

Paul Holland of Kluber Lubrication, Pennine Business Park in Bradley
A professional engineeer is boosting business for Huddersfield as managing director of a specility lubricants firm in the town

Commercial Property

Institution of Civil Engineers names noe regional director

A former maths teacher who has worked in design and on-site is the new regional direvtgor of the Institution of Civil Emgineers

The Cubicle Centre and Green Building Store prove worthy winners

Tony Shaw (left), of Henry Boot Construction, presents the SME Award too Craig Sewell, of The Cubicle Centre at the Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber Awards 2014
Two Kirklees businesses were among the winners in the Construction Excellence Yorkshire & Humber Awards

Taylor Wimpey site manager wins another Pride in the Job Award

Simon Longley, of Fenay Bridge, wins regional NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Award.
Simon pictured at the Stirling Wood housing development, Lindley Moor.
Simon Longley is flying the flag afer securing his sixth Pride in the Job Award from the National House Building Council

Disposables UK on course to hit 2014 targets

Family-run Disposables UK has strengthened its team and invested in new machinery since moving to new premises a year ago

IndiaCoco among the winners in retail awards

Kirkburton woman Claire Harper's children's clothing retail business IndiaCoco has impressed the judges for its online sales success

New jobs as Holme Valley's North Fire is taken over by Austrian firm

Oliver North, managing director of North Fire Ltd, which has been bought by Austrian fire equipment firm Rosenbauer
Brockholes-based fire vehicle and fire-fighting equipment firm North Fire has been bought by Austrian manufacturer Rosenbauer

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