Oxford businesses triumph in nationwide scale-up competition

Oxford businesses triumph in nationwide scale-up competition

A national competition held by Oxford Innovation to mark the company’s 30th anniversary, has seen science and technology businesses from across Oxfordshire scoop the top three prizes.

Unipart logistics

Helping you get a return on your investment from supply chain technology

While the right technology (applied in the right way) can make your supply chain incredibly efficient, many companies are struggling to ensure that they get a sound return on their investment.

GDPR: A Reason to Move to the Cloud?

GDPR: A Reason to Move to the Cloud?

Among the many benefits cloud offers for businesses today, including lower CAPEX and OPEX, it can also help firms to comply with the latest EU regulation, says Gareth Johnson.

Painting by Anna Dora

Take just one look – and the ice will melt!

Brand Alchemist, Phil Strachan of Strangebrew, introduces us to another of his multi-talented, extremely interesting and very gifted friends and her amazing and far from bland creations – the Icelandic born and now Winchester based, Anna Dora.

Findlay Chauffeurs

A modern approach to business travel, with a mixed fleet to handle any kind of request

Findlay has come along way (literally miles!) since 1978, and the days of the traditional chauffeur company. Then owned by the founder John Findlay, who sported the classic chauffeur hat and white gloves, it is now in the hands of a husband and wife team who have grown it to something altogether different.

Aston & James Confidenti Shredding

Confident Shredding

Don’t lure identity theft towards your business… Your company stores information which could be a huge risk to your business in the wrong hands. According to the BBC Money Programme, the cost of identity theft in the UK is approximately £1.7bn and increasing at the phenomenal rate of 500% a year.

Focus on the future for B4

Focus on the future for B4

Prior to the B4 Classic Event at Rhodes House in September, 30 B4 Members from a wide range of sectors gathered to tell us what we do well and what we could do better. As part of an ongoing assessment of B4 and how we can improve what we do for our members, the next stage of the process is the formation of a B4 Advisory Board.

Alison haill

Could you be a More Successful presenter?

If people are our greatest asset, then excellent communication must be our most essential skill. So why do many of us leaders and managers take it for granted?

Sobell Skydive

Caring today, tomorrow… and in the future

At Sobell House we focus on quality of life, respecting each person’s dignity and uniqueness. Our aim is to support people in living as well and as fully as possible in the time they have left.

VSL Team

Eightfold Win for Leading Oxford Commercial Property Firm

Commercial property consultants VSL & Partners has been named as Oxfordshire’s best performing commercial property agency and most active dealmaker for the eighth time.

John Silversides

Jon Silversides: Head of Commercial Agency Oxford, Carter Jonas

As we push through the final quarter of the year it is heartening to be able to report strong trading activity with a particular focus on the knowledge/science based sector Whilst general confidence sometimes seems fragile, mostly related to continuing political uncertainty, Oxfordshire’s commercial fortunes appear strong, based on our take-up data and a wide range of views expressed at two recent forums hosted by Carter Jonas.

Richard Rosser and Dominic Hare

Dominic Hare: Chief Executive of Blenheim Palace

New in the role as Chief Executive at Blenheim Palace, Richard Rosser talks to Dominic Hare about his life prior to Blenheim Palace and what he hopes to bring to the table for the future of this local landmark.