SWBC Announce the Passing of Tony Parry

SWBC Announce the Passing of Tony Parry

                                                             Tony Parry, 1943 - 2022   It is with great sadness we report the passing of Tony after a lengthy battle with cancer. Tony had been one of the founding directors of South West Business Council...

Diversity Business Incubator Grand BAME Gala Awards

Diversity Business Incubator Grand BAME Gala Awards

Role models are so important which is why the South West Business Council team was delighted to be part of the Diversity Business Incubator Grand BAME Gala Awards.  DBI do an amazing job highlighting the great work of Black Asian and Minority Ethnic businesses and...

South West agency seeing early 2022 surge

South West agency seeing early 2022 surge

South West-based marketing and PR agency Astley Media has welcomed four new clients to its portfolio of regional and national brands. South West Business Council, Somerset West and Taunton Council, the Heart of the South West LEP and software development company...

South West Business Council June Conference Highlights

South West Business Council June Conference Highlights

Friday’s South West Business Council Conference was delivered through a collaboration with the British Youth Council to ensure that we heard the youth voice on two specific policy items, Transforming Education and Protecting the Environment.   For our Spotlight on the...

South West Business Council March Conference Highlights

South West Business Council March Conference Highlights

At our March conference, we welcomed our new CEO, Paul Coles, and said “au revoir” to Dr Robin Daniels. “Au revoir” because we will be working with Robin as we grow our work around Natural Capital, which is rapidly expanding. Turning to traditional forms of capital,...

SWBC are on the hunt for a new Chief Executive

SWBC are on the hunt for a new Chief Executive

Twenty years to the month since it was founded, the South West Business Council has been consolidating its progress and is seeking a new chief executive. The organisation, which has been ably served by Dr Robin Daniels in his capacity as interim chief executive, has...

SWBC Vacancy – Chief Executive

SWBC Vacancy – Chief Executive

Salary in the region of £36,000 (part-time) with potential for bonus The South West Business Council is the economic partnership for the South West of the UK. We shine a spotlight on regional capabilities that are ahead of the field nationally and around the world,...