Recent Investments Archive

She’s Gott It Exhibiting Growth Ambitions with New Audio/Visual Division

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on November 30, 2016

One of the North East’s best known female entrepreneurs is taking her event management business into a new era by establishing a new audio/visual division. Nickie Gott set up She’s Gott It 15 years ago and has since turned the County Durham-based firm into a £1.1m turnover operation […]


e2E Looking To Take Off With Growth Fund Investment Support

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on November 7, 2016

The North East is set to provide the launch pad for new market-leading miniaturised satellite technology thanks to a six-figure investment from the Finance For Business North East Growth Fund. e2E Satcom Ltd will be creating up to 19 North East jobs over the next three years as […]


Contact Centre Software Developer Dials in to Win £300,000 Growth Fund Investment

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on September 28, 2016

A specialist North East software developer is looking to expand both at home and overseas after bringing in a six-figure investment from the Finance For Business North East Growth Fund. EvaluAgent designs software solutions for contact centres which use ‘gamification’ techniques to help ensure customers receive the best […]


Redemption Food Serves up New Product Development and Expansion Plans

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on September 6, 2016

Plans to develop new products and grow its customers base are on the menu for a County Durham food producer after its new management team brought in significant outside investment to support its expansion. Redemption Food manufactures a range of fresh soups, stews, sauces and fruit toppers which […]


Bespoke Investment to Help High-End Bike Brand Make Tracks

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on July 26, 2016

A father and son team is riding high after attracting a six-figure investment from the Finance For Business North East Growth Fund to help widen the reach of their high-end cycling business. Ian and Trevor Hughes are the management team behind Vielo Sports Ltd, the sole UK distributor […]


New Growth Fund Investment Helping Royston Power On

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on April 21, 2016

North East engineering expertise is set to drive growth at a successful regional power generation business as it looks to expand the range of consultancy work it undertakes in global markets. Royston Power Generation sells, installs, maintains, services and repairs diesel engines for a wide range of domestic […]


NEL Fund Managers Helping Property Repair Firm Build for the Future

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on April 7, 2016

A North East firm which manages home emergency property insurance claims is aiming to win more, bigger and better contracts after putting expansion plans into action with the help of new outside investment. Preferred Management Solutions Ltd (PMS) is a full-service reactive maintenance and building services company, and […]


ATAG Ties Up Second Growth Fund Investment to Support New Service Development

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on January 26, 2016

A County Durham cable manufacturer is putting expansion plans into action with the help of a second investment from the Finance For Business North East Growth Fund after turning a threat to the company into an opportunity. ATAG Cable Solutions designs, manufactures, tests and supplies a wide range […]


OneGym Moves into Teesside with Third Growth Fund Investment

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on October 8, 2015

A successful North East ‘no frills’ fitness business is building up for a healthy future after making its first move into Teesside. Paul and David Pearson opened OneGym in Bishop Auckland in 2012, offering users access to all the latest fitness equipment without costly add-ons like swimming pools […]


Maxim FM Looking to Clean Up Across the UK with Third Growth Fund Investment

Uploaded by in Recent Investments on September 29, 2015

Continued commercial and geographical growth are on the agenda for the North East’s largest independent contract cleaning and facilities management firm after it hoovered up a third six-figure investment from The Finance for Business North East Growth Fund. Maxim Facilities Management Limited (Maxim FM) provides commercial contract cleaning […]