TaxAssist franchisee celebrates 14 successful years of serving small businesses

Entrepreneur Nigel Lomax, who heads up TaxAssist Accountant’s Shrewsbury operations, is celebrating a successful 14 years of business, having supported local small businesses and start-ups with financial services and advice since 2003. After initially launching at a premises in Battlefield Enterprise Park, Lomax relocated to a shopfront office on Sundorne […]

Tech Pitch: Fat Lama

Company name: Fat Lama Founders: Rosie Dallas, Owen Turner-Major and Chaz Englander Background: CMO Dallas has a background in digital marketing and graphic design; Turner-Major, CTO, is a graduate of both Oxford University and coding bootcamp Founders & Coders; CEO Englander comes from a finance background and previously helped European start-ups […]

Who is Cath Kidston MBE?

Name: Cath Kidston MBE Businesses: Kidston founded international retail home furnishing and clothing chain Cath Kidston Why you should know about her: From a single shop in Holland Park selling tea-towels and renovated furniture, to an international chain of over 200, Cath Kidston’s decidedly English brand is instantly recognisable around […]

How we started a multi-million pound company with nothing but a fax machine

Names: Oly and Toby Richmond Company: Servicing Stop Company description: We are the UK’s largest online car servicing provider, offering MOTs, services and repairs. We are transforming the industry to make it convenient, affordable and trustworthy. Started in: 2009 Website: Describe your start-up barrier: The biggest challenge we faced […]

Tech Pitch: SPCE

Company name: SPCE Founders: Leon Ifayemi (24) and Omar Fahmi (29) Background: Ifayemi’s background is in finance, having worked for Deutsche Bank, Barclays and Rothschild, while Fahmi is a designer who previously ran his own brand design consultancy. Based in: London Launched: 2017 Very simply, what does your tech start-up do? SPCE […]