“In starting up The Strategy Collective, I was conscious of the fact that I wanted to be able to help businesses and individuals flourish. The Inspiring Leader nomination means a lot to me as it shows that we’re definitely moving in the right direction!”
“I’m delighted that the businesses of Kirkwall voted to keep the heart in Kirkwall with Kirkwall BID. ” Kirkwall BID Chair, Duncan McLean
“Women’s businesses are a crucial part of our economy.” Sacha Woolham
Peedie Models which provides a full range of design, manufacturing, and custom building services has won ‘Best Model Railway Kits Design & Manufacturing Business 2021’ from SME News through its UK Enterprise Awards.
Orkney Islands Council expects to be very busy with a ‘high demand’ for the Scottish Government’s Island Equivalent Payment Fund which will be administered by the OIC.
““This decision was long overdue, but it will be of huge relief to all those businesses across the Highlands and Islands which took out business interruption insurance who have yet to receive a penny.”
The awards are aimed at any businesses with up to 50 employees, including hairdressers, cafes, accountants, solicitors and graphic designers.
“The Ideas Festival inspired me to come up with a way of sharing what countryside rangers do in a format that I hadn’t considered before.”
“We need people who have ambition for the county and can commit time to this group.”
“Over 98% of all businesses in Scotland have less than 50 employees so it is critically important that they can re-open as soon as it is safe to do so.”