Kilmac ensuring the preservation of jobs

They began building a Tayside civil engineering contracting business with a £20 million annual turnover from their kitchens. Now Kilmac founding directors Athole McDonald and Richard Kilcullen are laying the foundations for an Employee Ownership Trust...

Advancing Manufacturing Centre welcomes Minister to showcase innovation

West Highland College UHI was delighted to welcome Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise to its new Advancing Manufacturing Centre on Friday as part of his visit to Lochaber businesses. Mr...

CityFibre’s Inverness full fibre network build marks two-year anniversary

Two years after starting its build, CityFibre has now installed a staggering 306km of full fibre optic cables up and down the streets of Inverness as part of its £21m plan to future-proof the...

Fife Chamber transforming its online interactivity and communication with its members with the Spring...

Fife Chamber of Commerce is making one of its largest investments ever with a complete overhaul and re-development of its website. Central to the modern design is vastly improved navigation; a bigger, better, and more...

Lifesaving scheme helps property firm to kickstart careers

A fast-growing property firm has praised a ‘lifesaver’ UK Government scheme, facilitated by Inverclyde Chamber, that helped it to bring in new staff following lockdown. Andrew Bowman, director of Bowman Rebecchi, told the Greenock Telegraph...

The future of work: introducing the virtual head office service supporting your business remotely

Launched in November 2020, The Skills Collective is a virtual head office giving clients access to the senior level professional services they need to achieve their business goals.  Founders Sarah-Jane Dale and Karen Nichol believe...

Group set up to support Chamber members in the area of talent and skills...

The Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Inspiring Talent Group was set up to support Chamber members in the area of talent and skills development and retention. The committee is comprised of representatives from both education...

Why there are reasons to be cheerful about future of Glasgow

Never has it felt more necessary to start a new year with optimism. This must be the year when the pandemic, its frenetic, twenty-four hours a day news coverage and the debates over the...

£500k investment delivers future proofed internet and cloud services for customers

Connectivity, cyber security and data hosting and management specialist IFB, has invested £500k to accelerate its expansion plans which includes a new partnership with Scotland’s leading hybrid cloud managed service provider, Brightsolid. The long-term agreement...

Michelin development backs Dundee satellite ground stations start-up

Michelin Development, which provides funding and advice to firms to drive growth in areas where it has previously had facilities, is backing another innovative start-up, Dundee Satellite Station Ltd. The programme, which provides funding and...