Contact: Paul O’Carroll, MD
T: 0161 413 0766
Cardea Solutions have been specialising in safety and security since 1999. We are dedicated to improving the safety and security of people and premises all over the world. From preventing door finger-trapping accidents with our award-winning Fingershield™ to preventing broken windows with the unbreakable Hammerglass, we pride ourselves on offering only the highest quality of products to our wide range of customers including schools, nurseries, care homes, commercial buildings, retail premises, leisure attractions and more.
Our extensive industry experience allows us to develop new and innovative products as well as advise honestly and ethically to help find the right safety or security solution for you.
Commercial Finance Partnership
Contact: Matt Hawcroft
T: 03330 156336
M: 07921 812 677
Commercial Finance Partnership is the only funding partner you require.
SME’s – Finance for trading businesses of all sizes, from start up through to PLC. We can fund cash flow, asset purchases, properties, stock, inland revenue liabilities and so much more.
Property Professionals – Finance for developers (from 1 plot refurbishment to large new build schemes). Finance for investors (from single B2L to complex multiple property portfolios).
We hold direct relationships with over 150 lenders, ranging from high street banks to niche private funds.
We have the expertise to source the right type of finance and we will ensure you get the best fit for your individual needs as we understand that no two businesses are the same.
Commercial Finance Partnership Limited is a finance brokerage, not a lender, and we are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
FIRST FRAME PRODUCTIONS
Contact: Ryan Mulhern
T: 0113 366 0216
M: 07729 612 600
First Frame are a Leeds based Video Marketing Company that help businesses attract new clients through the creation of regular video content. From video campaigns to social content, First Frame plan and create the content and also distribute the content for you on your social channels.
Social Media is moving so fast so you need the right advice or the right company to help you get that content right, and to be consistent.
Today, video is one of the most effective mediums in a digital marketing strategy. By 2022, it is estimated that an incredible 82% of all consumer internet traffic will be made up of online videos — 15 times higher than it was in 2017. Incredible, eh?
As well as the above, Ryan from First Frame teaches businesses how to create your own video content in house through video training workshops from Smartphone to DSLR either in your workplace or online.
Contact: Paul Jefferson, Partner
T: 0161 836 7818
M: 07917 007 671
Gateley is a legal business providing a range of advisory services to start-ups, SMEs, corporates and individuals across the UK. Based out of nine offices our teams provide professional advice and expert guidance to more than 5,500 businesses. In 2015, we became the UK’s first commercial law firm to list on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange; a bold move which embodies the group’s pioneering ethos.
Our strategy is to differentiate and diversify our offering through the acquisition of complementary businesses which provide a wide range of professional services for clients. Today, the group includes Gateley Plc, our legal business, a tax incentives advisory company (Gateley Capitus), a specialist property consultancy (Gateley Hamer), a global mobility practice (International Investment Services), a pension trustee business (Entrust Pensions) and a human capital consultancy (Kiddy & Partners).
Focused on solving problems, our approach is commercial and we are often described as ‘not your typical lawyers’ which we see as a huge compliment! We work alongside our clients to find solutions to problems and avoid legal jargon at all times.
Contact: Simon Glenn
M: 07515 506 985
Imagine if Linkedin and Zoom had a baby? They’d call it Meeow.
Meeow is the world’s first 24 hour, online networking service.
With just a single click of a mouse, Meeow brings just 4 people together, every hour, on the hour, for an hour, to network. The magic of 4 means attendees have the chance to actually get to know each other’s businesses and how they can help one another succeed.
With the capacity to host over 1000 Meeows per hour, the service is available to anyone across the globe, 24 hours a day, giving the small business world the ultimate in flexible networking and worldwide reach.
Meeow will sit alongside Linkedin in helping millions of micro and small businesses, worldwide, to support, collaborate and grow together.
Technology Support 24/7
Contact: Nick Clarke
T: 0161 850 2655
M: 07547 570179
We have all seen how pivotal technology has become to our businesses and personal lives, be it in setting up Microsoft 365 accounts for colleagues or showing your elderly relative how to take a Zoom call; technology is and will continue to be vital in our everyday lives.
But, when we are all busy within our businesses, how do we ensure that our people are fully supported; that there is always someone there to support colleagues when and wherever needed, that understands your business. Well, we have four simple questions to ask:
- Do you want to work with an innovative, entrepreneurial business, in the IT support sector?
- Do you want to transform your technology infrastructure to work smarter, not harder?
- Do you want to propel your business to the next level with tech that is right for you?
- Do you want a Tech support provider that understands your business and needs?
If the answer to any of those is yes, then it is time to talk to the team at Technology Support 24/7.
We supply initiative-taking, strategic support, ensuring your technology is there to support you and your business, whenever and wherever needed, without the interruption of any downtime.
As your Innovative Managed IT Support Partner, we offer a personal service with a local reach, bringing a human face to the often ‘faceless’ world of Information Technology.
How can it get any better? Well, if you are a member of the Business Catalyst Club, then we also offer a FREE audit and strategic review of your infrastructure, as well as 10% off your first year of support with Technology Support 24/7.
To book your FREE audit and strategic review, please contact a member of the team today.
Business Connect Magazine – Media Partner
Business Connect Magazine (Est 2013) is an Independently owned business to business bi-monthly magazine that is available both in a printed and electronic format. It covers many of the major business hubs across the region from the Isle of Man taking in Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Hull and beyond, with an emphasis on B2B networking and bringing businesses in the region together.
What’s more – it’s completely FREE to subscribe at www.businessconnectmagazine.co.uk/subscribe/
Promoting your businesses or profile
Business Connect is looking to work together with any UK business to promote awareness, credibility by being published in an article or interview, which you can use for marketing purposes to prospects.
This eye-catching Sunday supplement sized magazine reaches over 40,000 business readers targeted throughout the region.
The magazine is full of news, features and articles related to the region’s business community. It is a Sunday supplement sized (330mm x 244mm) and has an impact that simply cannot be missed.
Regular business news, Interviews and reviews, including business focuses and features
As well as news articles, there are regular in-depth features on a selection of successful business in Exporting and Construction in each bi-monthly Issue.
There are also professional analysis offered by columnists from many different areas of business, with news reviews, interview and views that is a must read. All geared to offer valuable local insight into issues affecting many businesses throughout the region. we highlight the importance of Wellbeing with a regular Diary Dates page published featuring all important business and networking events.
For further information contact Paul Mirage, Director, Business Connect Publishing Ltd
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