As part of the centre’s ongoing support for the local business community, Basepoint Crawley recently launched a free business-to-business networking event, The Networking Hub.
Showing news for April 2011.
Basepoint Winchester were delighted to host an event recently to promote the benefits of apprenticeships and practical training. MP for Winchester, Steve Brine, spoke at the breakfast event and said: "We believe that it is British manufacturing, and the skills which underpin it, that must lead us to renewed economic growth." Steve added that he was very pleased to return to the Centre and wasn’t surprised to see that Basepoint were involved in this type of project.
The new Enterprise M3 Local Economic Partnership (LEP) recently announced that 70% of businesses in the area are expected to expand over the coming years – this shows high levels of confidence in the local economy, but there are fears that a lack of high quality affordable workspace offering up-to-date broadband, could hinder growth. This announcement comes as Basepoint Business Centres launches its latest centre in Camberley, which will meet some of the increased demand.
Basepoint Developments and RG Carter recently hosted a ‘topping out ceremony’ for The Base, a 30,000 sq ft landmark office building located on the site of the former Unwins depot in Victoria Road, Dartford.
Justin Acres, founder and director of Clearwater People Solutions, a recruitment consultancy based in Basepoint Crawley, was the deserving recipient of the ‘Business Person of the Year Award’ at this year’s Gatwick Diamond Business Awards. Justin set up Clearwater in 2004 and now employs 21 people and has an annual turnover of £10 million.