• Creative Sheffield holds panel session at Offset Conference

    Creative Sheffield holds panel session at Offset Conference

    17 October 2016

    We speak to James Wilson, Business Growth Advisor at Creative Sheffield, on supporting the Offset Conference by holding a panel session: ‘Nurturing a Creative Business’ .

    Creative Sheffield is pleased to be supporting the Offset Conference in Sheffield on the Second Stage at 15:45 on Friday.  It is a great coup for the city to be selected as the location for this prestigious event and a testament to the quality of design and creativity that exists in the city.

  • Sheffield has always been a good place to be a lawyer

    Sheffield has always been a good place to be a lawyer

    17 October 2016

    Lisa Greenstreet, Associate at Freeths LLP, on why she relocated her family to Sheffield to progress her legal career.

  • Young Entrepreneurs’ Challenge Seeks Youngest Business Minds

    Young Entrepreneurs’ Challenge Seeks Youngest Business Minds

    14 October 2016
  • Sheffield-based Mobile Power off to Boot Camp

    Sheffield-based Mobile Power off to Boot Camp

    13 October 2016

    Sheffield start-up, Mobile Power, will go head-to-head with other winners of The Duke of York’s prestigious business event series, Pitch@Palace, at tomorrow’s boot camp in Oxford.

  • Nestlé chief: Businesses must take control of the talent pipeline

    Nestlé chief: Businesses must take control of the talent pipeline

    13 October 2016

    Businesses must take control of bringing new talent through the ranks and work with 'can-do' education providers like Sheffield Hallam University to support that, according to the Chairman and CEO of Nestlé UK and Ireland.

     Dame Fiona Kendrick praised Sheffield Hallam for its innovative and outward-looking business education provision during a guest lecture at the University. 

  • Business Sheffield grow Start-Up offer

    Business Sheffield grow Start-Up offer

    10 October 2016

    Creative Sheffield, Sheffield City Council’s economic development agency announce the appointment of Andrew Bunn and Natalie Fletcher as Business Sheffield Start-up Advisors.

    The duo have been running the city’s Business Sheffield Gateway service since it launched in 2014. Gateway is the one-stop-shop for the whole of Sheffield’s business needs and works by connecting pre-start-up, new and established businesses with free and confidential support to help them set up and grow.

  • Pitch for six-figure sum investment LIVE in front of a panel of investors at Sheffield’s MADE16

    Pitch for six-figure sum investment LIVE in front of a panel of investors at Sheffield’s MADE16

    10 October 2016

    Sheffield’s leading business event for entrepreneurs, MADE 16, is offering a once in a lifetime opportunity for businesses to secure a six-figure investment on Tuesday 8 November.

    This Year’s MADE 2016 Festival will see five crowdfunding finalists bid for cash by pitching to a panel of investment angels on the main stage at the Crucible Theatre, in Sheffield’s city centre.

  • Sheffield creates advanced manufacturing links to China's space programme

    Sheffield creates advanced manufacturing links to China's space programme

    27 September 2016

    The University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre and the Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology (SAST) have recently come to an agreement to launch a new joint research institute.

  •  Sheffield-based Fluid Sealing company celebrates 30 years of growth

    Sheffield-based Fluid Sealing company celebrates 30 years of growth

    23 September 2016

    World leading Sheffield-based manufacturer and supplier, Vulcan, celebrates three decades of growth today, on their 30th birthday.

    The company, which was named after the 64 metre high clock-tower surmounted by a statue of a Vulcan on Sheffield City Council’s Town Hall, was founded in 1986. A key player in their industry, Vulcan manufactures and supplies seals through distributors, spanning many industries, in over 90 different countries worldwide. With their global headquarters located in Sheffield, Vulcan has manufacturing and service centres spread across Europe, Asia and America, covering each of the world’s main business time zones.

  • City leaders back ‘major investment’ in the heart Sheffield

    City leaders back ‘major investment’ in the heart Sheffield

    22 September 2016

    Leading figures in the Sheffield City Region have welcomed the move by Westfield Health to establish new offices in the heart of the city following the announcement that its relocation and expansion created 120 construction jobs.

    A number of local firms played a part in Westfield Health’s redevelopment of the former Milton House on Charter Row, including Sheffield’s JF Finnegan Ltd, Yorkshire Fabrications Ltd and Saxby Surfacing, and Rotherham’s Classic Lifts.