Graeme Cox ‘s IT security firm protects hundreds of public sector organisations and blue chips from hackers and viruses. It’s just a shame that the £6.5m-turnover firm can’t employ the enemy to stay ahead of the game.
So the government’s gone and bailed out the car industry…
Moixa Energy boss Simon Daniel is pushing his recession-busting reusable batteries nationwide, through a new deal with supermarket Morrisons.
Luisa Scacchetti and her husband, David, started £130m-turnover nursery goods company Mamas & Papas when they couldn’t find any products they liked for their young daughter, Amanda. These days the inspiration for their business works alongside her parents.
New finance directors have been appointed at Tesco, De La Rue and York Pharma.
It’s been one of the darkest days since the credit crunch started, with the announcement that more than 4,000 jobs in Britain have been axed. But for Rik Hellewell of professional oven-valeting firm Ovenu “business couldn’t be better”.
Box Telematics executive chairman and owner June Reynolds-Lacey left school with only 5 CSEs but is now running a business worth £23.8m that’s resisting the downturn.