Progressive Employers Group is Launched in Birmingham

Business leaders are joining forces to strengthen the employment scene in the West Midlands. The Progressive Employers Group has been launched to enable investment-minded employers to share best practice and make a significant contribution to strengthening Birmingham’s employment market. The group has been instigated by people management and recruitment specialists Katie Bard and the launch attracted businesses from across the region. John Mortimer, CEO and co-founder of the Angela Mortimer, which includes Birmingham-based Katie Bard, said: “The Progressive Employers Group…

The Big Sleuth

  The Big Sleuth is here! Why not pick up a Big Sleuth map and explore Birmingham with your friends and family on the hunt for all 100 bears. If you aren't feeling like searching for all 100 bears at least attempt to find all the bears in the Colmore Business District! All of  the bears across the city are sponsored, often by local businesses, painted and then later auctioned all to raise money for Birmingham Children's Hospital. There is a map…

Midlands Fashion Awards Call on Local Businesses for Support

The 2017 Midlands Fashion Awards is inviting local businesses to sponsor this year’s event in a bid to support the wealth of fresh and inspiring creative talent in Birmingham and the wider Midlands region. Launched just over a decade ago, the awards provide a much needed platform for the diverse and exciting Midlands fashion scene, to present creative ideas and get noticed by leading industry professionals. It recognises and celebrates the exceptional and emerging talent in the fields of fashion…

Purnell’s celebrates 10th anniversary

On Friday 7 July one of Birmingham’s most prestigious restaurants, Purnell’s, celebrated an historic milestone- its first momentous decade. Over the last ten years the restaurant has led the way in shaping Birmingham’s ever-growing culinary profile, under the leadership of Glynn Purnell. Celebrated in true Purnell’s style, Michelin starred chef and owner Glynn Purnell gave just fifteen lucky winners and their guests the evening of a lifetime as they came to the restaurant for an exclusive Krug champagne reception and…