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Bill Adams

IME Property makes senior appointment

IME Property Ltd is gearing up for another year of growth by adding an experienced senior consultant to its team. The Edinburgh-based agency has brought...
John Anderson

Enterprise guru John Anderson to chair Homes for Good Investments Ltd

Leading Scottish entrepreneurship and growth specialist John Anderson has been appointed to chair the investment arm of Scotland’s first social enterprise letting agency, Homes...
University of Strathclyde

Strathclyde University student wins global construction innovation and sustainability competition

Construction Industry Solutions (COINS), a supplier of enterprise software for the construction industry, has revealed a University of Strathclyde student as a winner in...
Ian McPherson

New appointment at AAB following significant growth in its Upstream Oil & Gas services

Anderson Anderson & Brown (AAB) has announced the appointment of Ian McPherson as Head of Upstream Oil & Gas services. Ian is a Director in...
Mark Ellis

New Glasgow office for Ellis Whittam creates 35 new jobs

Ellis Whittam, a supplier of HR, employment law and health and safety services has opened a new Glasgow office, leading to the creation of...
Lisa Fitzpatrick

Gillespie Macandrew doubles marketing team

Scottish law firm, Gillespie Macandrew LLP, has recruited two new marketing specialists to step up the firm’s marketing activity as it continues to expand...
Fraser Nicol

Scott-Moncrieff strengthens business technology arm with new partner

As part of a significant investment in its business technology consulting (BTC) practice, business advisers and accountants Scott-Moncrieff has appointed Fraser Nicol as Partner...
Mike Cox

Industry veteran joins Blazing Griffin as head of studio

Edinburgh-based digital entertainment group, Blazing Griffin has appointed industry veteran, Mike Cox, to take charge of the game development arm as Head of Studio. Having...
Laura Youngson

New branch principal appointed at Raeburn Christie Inverurie

Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace has appointed Laura Youngson as branch principal at their Inverurie office. Laura joined the firm in 2014 and specialises in...
Helen Murdoch

Hanover Scotland Chief Executive appointed as first HouseMark Scotland Chair

HouseMark Scotland, the provider of data and insight in the housing sector, has appointed its first Chairperson. HouseMark Scotland’s Advisory Board confirmed the appointment of...
From left - Justin Willey and Russell Dalgleish

Russell Dalgleish joins board of temporary staffing technology specialist

Russell Dalgleish has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director to the board of Scottish based temporary staffing technology specialist, IQX Limited. Justin Willey, MD said...
Gillian Beaton

Marketing team strengthened at The Scotch Whisky Experience

The Scotch Whisky Experience has appointed Gillian Beaton as its new business development marketing manager. Returning to The Scotch Whisky Experience after four years as...
Evelyn Walker of Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Initiative to attract more girls into digital careers

A new initiative promoting greater use of female role models and mentors in schools has been launched as part of Scotland’s strategy to tackle...

Ninjas swing into action at Aberdeen charity

A new team of volunteer ninjas are starting to swing into action at a local Aberdeen charity. Me Too! Magazine has welcomed Ahpuhn Rossiter, Sarah...
Ross McDermott

Dardan appoints former police inspector for new Aberdeen role

A specialist in counter terrorism security and hostage and crisis negotiation has joined one of Aberdeen’s leading security solutions providers, Dardan Security. Ross McDermott spent...
Warren Thomson

New Appointment to Cresent board

Control of Work and Health and Safety specialists, Cresent, has appointed Warren Thomson as Operations Director and invited to join the Board.  Cresent finished the...
From left - Jimmy Buchan and Michael Bates

Jimmy Buchan takes on new role with Scottish Seafood Association

The Scottish Seafood Association (SSA), national representative body for Scottish seafood processors, has appointed Jimmy Buchan as its new Business Manager. Jimmy, who is well...
(L-R) Rich Rankin, Steve Langmead, Roger Green

Steve Langmead joins Brightwater as Chairman

Steve Langmead has joined Scottish water company Brightwater as Chairman. Steve has managed a variety of large businesses in Scotland including Atos and Capita Scotland...
Jennifer Kirk

New addition to award-winning Lateral City team

Edinburgh’s five-star serviced apartment provider, Lateral City, has appointed Jennifer Kirk to the new role of Operations Manager. Passionate about the serviced apartment offering, Jennifer...
Lorraine Downard

Historic Venue Recruits New HR Role Following Growth

Recent expansion and ambitious plans for growth have led a historic Edinburgh venue to hire a highly experienced human resources manager. Recruited from her post...
Steven Newlands

CBRE hires head of capital markets in Scotland

CBRE, the global real estate advisor, has appointed Steven Newlands to head up its Capital Markets business in Scotland. He will also join the...
Donna Kelly-Gilmour

Gilson Gray secures experienced Real Estate Partner

Law firm Gilson Gray LLP has strengthened its real estate team in Glasgow, with its appointment of partner Donna Kelly-Gilmour from Brodies. A seasoned commercial...
Professor Chrisina Jayne, Head of the School of Computing Science and Digital Media at RGU

RGU £1million funding boost to address digital skills shortage with graduate apprenticeships

Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been awarded a £1million funding boost by Skills Development Scotland (SDS) to address the national digital skills shortage. RGU’s School...
Thorpe Molloy Recruitment’s Accountancy & Finance recruitment team, from L to R: Laura Ross, Hayley Fletcher, Suzanne Burr, Emma Hunter.

Suzanne Burr: Figuring Out The Accountancy & Finance Job Market

As recruiters, the most frequent question we get asked is “Any sign of improvement in the job market?” It’s a surprisingly difficult question to answer...
Left to right are Claire Scally (TRC Media), Andrew Dobbie (MadeBrave) and Margaret Scott (TRC Media) (1)

Andrew Dobbie of MadeBrave appointed to TRCmedia Board

Andrew Dobbie, Founding Director of Scottish digital creative agency MadeBrave, has been appointed to the Board of TRC Media, the not-for-profit charity that works...

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North-East golf networking group swings into action

A new north-east networking group has swung into action offering a unique combination of sport, socialising and business networking. The 19th Hole, founded by experienced...

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The Digital Marketing Institute has appointed Aberdeen company Nicholson Solutions to deliver its Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing in Scotland. The SQA accredited professional...

Interviews

Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Ian Stevenson

Interview – Digital forensics specialist leading the attack against cyber crime

Ian Stevenson, CEO of Cyan Forensics, is a computer scientist by training, and has spent the last 20 years in and around startups, first...
Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit

Interview : Recruitment professional matches tech graduates to jobs using algorithms

Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit, is a self confessed “millennial“ whose big idea was sparked while working in...
SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry

Interview: Gavin Henry – A man destined to succeed

SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry is over the moon about last year's ITSPA award win for Best Business ITSP (medium enterprise), an accolade that...
Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy

Interview: The Scottish Lawyer who became a Digital Entrepreneur

Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy admits that being a qualified lawyer who is also a self-taught programmer is a strange mix but the two skills combined perfectly...

Columnists

Mark Gillanders

Mark Gillanders: “Hustle” The most important word ever in sales?

"Your talent is not enough you’ve got to put in the work" The title of this post is taken from a Gary Vaynerchuk video –...
Clare Scott

Clare Scott: Three great habits to cultivate in 2017

Apparently most of us who bothered to make New Year’s resolutions will have broken them by now. This raises a question: instead of throwing ourselves...
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Your Inbound Marketing New Year’s Resolution

How are your resolutions going? Are you still in the gym three times a week or is the pub beginning to look more appealing?...
Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Week three

It’s fair to say I’m struggling to know how best to name these posts. I think I’ll stick with this iteration. Sorry, I digress....
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Julie Mitchell-Mehta: Recommended Tools To Help Your Website Work Better

Is your website working? I’m sure you know that it’s live and all the buttons do what they are supposed to do. But is...