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Our Supplier Directory provides listings of companies that deliver business support services in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay. You can filter organisations by location, type of support provided such as consultancy, mentoring, events and also by business topic such as start-up, finance, developing and growing.
The Heart of the South West Growth Hub would always advise you to independently verify that suppliers listed in the directory meet with your needs and that you seek suitable references if required.
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AAA INTEDEX Digital Expert
Intedex Digital Expert is a creative marketing and advertising agency that helps you deliver potential customers and deliver sales. We offer a wide range of services including: Business Strategy Consulting, Social Media and Search Advertising, SEO, digital insights, content marketing, brand & strategy, web & digital design and print design.
AbooDoey Entertainment provides Top Class Live Entertainment Worldwide. Performers, DJ’s, Singer’s, Lookalikes & Impersonators, Tribute Acts, Cover Bands & Original Artists. Offering Entertainment services to Businesses and Individuals. Our catalogue of performers range from World’s best Impersonators to one of the last acts to perform on the stage of the famous QE2.
Find out more and get in contact via the website here.
Acacia Training and Development
Acacia Training and Development are one of the largest private training providers in the South West with bases in Exeter, Plymouth and Taunton delivering work based learning for over 25 years across the region.
We have extensive experience and knowledge working with businesses in health and social care, childcare, business admin, customer service, hairdressing, along with management and team leading which is why our customers return to us for all their training requirements through a variety of different options. Accountancy courses are also available from our Plymouth office throughout the year.
We have access to a variety of funding streams such as apprenticeships, learner loans and functional skills, with delivery often on a one to one bases with our experienced assessors.
We have training centres in Taunton and Plymouth where we offer a commercial course calendar to help improve skills for individuals and teams. These courses can also be arranged in workplaces as required for groups across the region.
With our wide selection of CPD courses as well as online options we will be able to assist in your skill development wherever you are in the South West.
Please contact us on 0800 090 2155 for further information.
Acronyms are committed to providing businesses with exceptional, tailored IT & unified comms that are fit for purpose and exceed our clients’ expectations.
Built on a simple ethos to sell the correct solution, we have combined quality of service with a passion for technology, to become a trusted provider in our field.
Airhead Animation help business owners and marketing professionals explain their business, products and services to their target audience by turning dry or complex business information into simple animated stories that people will watch and remember.
Our animated videos help people understand how your products or services work and demonstrate the true value your business provides.
Our goal is to help you grow your online reputation and find your future customers by telling your business information using illustrated stories that they will watch, share and remember.
Every business has a story to share. We don't just help you tell it.
We will help you plan track and share your video content to ensure you get a return on that investment.
We are an Airbnb management company that promotes local tourisim by increasing guest bookings and linking them with the local community events. We specialise in making sue your guest house, B&B or room to rent is available on the largest booking site in the world. We optimise your listing, increase and manage your guest enquiries and then confirm your bookings. Our optimisation ensures your listing gets the best possible reviews on Airbnb and the highest level of enquiries.
We operate throughout the South West of England and are helping local businesses benefit from the fast growing 'Shared Economy.' We would be delighted to offer a free demonstration on how we can help you obtain more bookings.
Altair Business Advisory
Our aim is to improve the way our client’s businesses operate; accelerate their growth; reduce their costs; manage their risks; develop their talent and change the way they do business. In doing so, we focus on their agendas and the big issues they need to deal with.
- Developing strategic and financial vision
- Implementing growth strategies
- Sales & marketing strategy
- Pricing and procurement strategies
- Organisation and process improvement
- Competitive positioning
- Business planning
- Cost Optimisation and Cash control
Altair Business Advisory is a "sole trader" business operated by Philip Key in Dartmouth, South West England providing Non-Executive Support, Advisory Services and Business Mentoring for Start-Ups, Venture Companies and SME's with high growth potential.
A flexible service can be tailored to address the main issues affecting the business its Owners and Directors, delivered by Philip who has himself founded, grown, acquired and sold a number of businesses and therefore "has been there before"
A Business can succeed if the fundamentals are in place: "sufficient sales at a margin that will support all the costs and produce a profit, excellent service along the way, getting paid on time and looking after your staff". Sounds simple doesn't it, if only it was. Running a Business is complex with a vast number of activities that need to be constantly monitored, controlled and continually improved, activities that we can help you manage, avoid the pitfalls the classic mistakes, and help you take control and run a business infrastructure with strategies to create a profitable sustainable future.
Altair based in South Devon can advise new businesses just starting out or help an established business improve its profitability, cash position and trading effectiveness. Being engaged on a Advisory, Mentoring or as a Non-Executive Director to suit the needs of the Company or the Individual, we work intensively to understand your immediate needs and focus on the quick wins whilst developing the longer term sustainable improvements you or your Company requires.
A flexible fee structure to suit the profile and needs of the Company or the Individual
Specialising in SME businesses - start-ups and established companies with a turnover of £1m to £20m
Alumni Design Ltd t/a domoredesign.com
domoredesign.com is a web based design platform on a mission to connect UK design students and recent graduates to small businesses who need good design assets. As anyone who knows the creative design industry will advise that there is a skills gap present of those that leave University without real commercial experience (https://www.designcouncil.org.uk/news-opinion/new-design-talent-economy-needs-you). Our platform addresses that and aims to support their skills development, showcase talent & get great unique design assets for small businesses looking to make an impact.
Amoeba Consulting Ltd
Whether your focus is on successful growth, improving quality of life or just increasing operational effectiveness, our Pyramid Growth Plan will kickstart successful change.
Brian Tipler's personal background includes driving successful and profitable growth in businesses from a variety of sectors and he also has extensive product design experience at corporate, consultancy and academic level. With this experience we adopt a "3-Dimensional" approach to solving the challenges in a business. This means reviewing all aspects giving a broader picture to explore all potential avenues for growth and a subsequent improved quality of life.
Entrepreneurs and owner managers are often frustrated in their attempts to take their business to the next level of growth. Coaching for individuals and management teams is a process through which we can explore innovative ideas and opportunities, market viability and determine a clear pathway for turning visions into reality. Coaching enables entrepreneurs and executives to work on the business rather than in the business.
To-date we have successfully coached directors and owner managers to significantly grow their turnover and margins, in some cases by a factor of 5, in a variety of sectors from construction through to electronics, creative and not for profit.
Angela Consulting- Marketing
✮ Hi - do you need expert marketing help? ✮
I’m Angela Rimmer MSc BA(Hons) FCIM MRS (with LOTS of marketing qualifications), based in Teignmouth, Devon. I help clients of all shapes and sizes in various industry sectors to grow across the UK. I’ve enjoyed marketing for almost 20 years at senior level (with LOTS of marketing-related experience) and have operated my marketing consultancy for 10-years. If you need professional marketing advice, expertise, experience or extra senior support, don't be shy! Get in touch for a no-obligation chat: email@example.com @consultangela
ANNA Money is the business current account for start ups and small businesses. Account set up takes less than 10 minutes. ANNA can also be used to create and send sales invoices and politely chase payments for you to get paid on time. ANNA also schedules payments of purchase invoices.
You can run multiple bank accounts in one app. Connect your personal and business current accounts from other banks to ANNA to view balance and payment history in the ANNA app.
Xero integration - you can import all your transactions from your ANNA account to Xero automatically.
When setting up on line please enter the promo code MIKEWIL to ensure the first 3 months are free.
Apex HR Ltd
We are a Plymouth based business solutions company that takes a holistic view at business and people management. Human Resources is an integral part of all businesses who employ staff, and with staff employment comes laws and legislations that your business must adhere to. Apex HR work with you to create solutions that drive your business and your employees to be successful.
We are experts in all aspects of HR and Data Protection so whether you need assistance in updating your Policies and Procedures or streamlining your recruitment process we have the skills and experience to make these daunting tasks stress free.
Why Apex HR is different
At Apex HR, we believe in challenging the status quo when it comes to people at work. Outdated HR thinking and methods just won’t cut it in a rapidly changing and dynamic world. It is time for a new approach.
Our belief is that organisations can develop inspiring workplace cultures which provide the environment for people to flourish. Our belief is that any organisation of any size and in any sector, can develop such a culture.
Applied Business Solutions UK Ltd
Applied Business Solutions is a leading supplier of accountancy and business software and can offer you the very best set of tools to manage your business better. We specialise in providing you not only with the best fitting software but with a first class consultation process to help establish the root cause of issues and ensure that our recommendations to you are the most appropriate and provide an impressive return on investment. Providing this type of service has made us one of the leading resellers of Pegasus products in the UK. Our diverse range of clients varies in size, structure, location and industry type. From small start up businesses to major corporate and public sector organisations, all are given the same service regardless of size.
Aro PR and Marketing
Aro is a PR and marketing agency specialising in the composites industry and scientific and engineering companies.
We’re here to support your business, through growth and development – and make a real difference in driving sales and marketing activity. Our mission is, put simply, to harness the power of strategy, marketing and PR to make a significant contribution to the bottom line – whether that’s sales through existing customers or new customers and new markets. We will work with you to get the best from all your company’s assets – human, capital, IT or intellectual property. Our diligent and creative approach ensures that your company benefits from strategic advice and implementation of innovative business solutions. We have experts across the whole marketing and communications mix, including:
- Social media
- Marketing & brand management
- Media relations
- Public affairs/lobbying
- Graphic design
- Web design & build
- Event management
- Video production
As a small group of highly experienced professionals, our philosophy is to work closely with your internal team to help it achieve its sales objectives.
Delivering targeted solutions for composites, engineering & scientific companies.
Association of Business Mentors (ABM)
The Association of Business Mentors (ABM) is the professional association working to improve and professionalise business mentoring across the UK.
ABM mentors are highly experienced business people who have either started or run their own business, or played a significant operational role in such a business. As well as working in SMEs, some of our members also have experience in running a significant business unit in a large corporate.
ABM mentors provide all types of support to businesses, from strategy and planning, sales and marketing, HR, finance and growth to operations, IT/technology and much more.
Augmentum Business Solutions Ltd
Augmentum offers practical business support to companies that wish to grow or those, who are facing challenging times, by working with the people in the organisation to develop.
We help support you implement the right strategy for your business in order for you to achieve your goals. It may be assistance with sales and business development, operational issues or helping raise finance - all areas we can work with you and support you.
With GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) becoming a hot topic and requiring action from virtually every company we have developed a practical training support programme to help you implement it in a positive way that will help you manage your data to benefit both you and your customers.
Please contact us for further details.
Get in touch
Contact the Growth Hub team to find out about support available locally.
03456 047 047