annual report, business support, small business

Business centre helps create over 470 jobs

THE centre helping small businesses across Falkirk district has notched up another successful year. In its annual report, Falkirk Enterprise Action Trust (FEAT) says it helped 260 businesses to start-up during 2004/2005 - creating more than 470 new jobs. Full details will be revealed at the organisation's annual general meeting tomorrow (Friday, September 23). Director… Continue reading Business centre helps create over 470 jobs

annual report, business support, Design, public sector, small business

Record ‘FEAT’ for Enterprise Trust

THE centre helping small businesses across Falkirk district has notched up a record year. In its annual report Falkirk Enterprise Action Trust says it helped more than 280 businesses to start-up during 2002/2003 - creating nearly 500 new jobs. The figure - the highest in FEAT's 20-year history - was revealed at the organisation's annual… Continue reading Record ‘FEAT’ for Enterprise Trust

annual report, business support, public relations

Rise in members for Scottish PR group

THE boss of the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) in Scotland says the organisation is “healthy and vibrant”. In an upbeat annual report, Jane Cumming – the outgoing chair of IPR Scotland – said she was “proud” of the Institute’s achievements north of the border during the past year. She pointed to a 10 per… Continue reading Rise in members for Scottish PR group

annual report, business support, public sector, small business

Russell takes top job at FEAT

THE centre helping small businesses across Falkirk district has a new boss. Russell Parker has taken over as the director of Falkirk Enterprise Action Trust (FEAT). He replaces Sandy Riddell, who retired in September. Mr Parker (45) said he was “delighted” to take on the position. He was previously assistant director of the Enterprise Trust,… Continue reading Russell takes top job at FEAT