Free Business Roadshows Throughout the Region

Yorkshire is gearing up to host one of the world’s premier cycling events – the UCI Road World Championships – which take place from 21-29 September 2019.

04.04.2019 | Read more

The Skills Service

The Skills Service offers a unique package of training and support for SMEs in the Leeds City Region. A Skills Service Adviser will explore opportunities with you to offer the right skills solutions that can be part funded by the European…

20.11.2018 | Read more

Digital Advantage – Funded Business Support

Helping North Yorkshire businesses grow and improve competitiveness through digital technologies.

08.05.2018 | Read more

Leaders’ Round Table

SREG held its first Leaders’ Round Table on Tuesday at Swinton Park. Despite the snowy conditions, leaders from some of North Yorkshire’s most dynamic companies met to discuss a number of seemingly intractable issues around running their business.

28.02.2018 | Read more

You’re Hired Ruth!

With the panache of a true performer, Ruth Whiteley, one of the contestants in the top rated TV show The Apprentice, wowed an audience of local business leaders with her dynamic, witty and insightful talk on ‘The Power of the…

15.12.2017 | Read more

College Event Great Success

We had a great turn out for Tuesday’s Business Leaders’ event at Craven College.

15.10.2017 | Read more


Craven College (Logo)

Business Leaders’ Event – Tuesday 10th Oct 2017. 6:00PM – 8:00PM  (Register Online ) Ensuring that your business competes amongst the very best in its sector is a perpetual task of corporate and employee development. Whether you are looking to develop the…

06.09.2017 | Read more

The Nature of a Mentoring Relationship

Andy Barton (at desk)

If you run a successful business in any other leading industrial nation, the chances are you will have a mentor, a confidant, an experienced business person with whom you can share and discuss issues that you need to address both…

22.08.2017 | Read more

Social Media Management

Steve Phillip

Since Steve Phillip of Linked2Success made his presentation to the SREG community at the Devonshire Arms Hotel last year, Social Media has moved on yet again. There have been buy-outs and merges involving some of the big players, many of…

01.06.2017 | Read more

8 Words to help Business Leaders

Barry Dodd CBE

Barry Dodd CBE – addressing an audience of local business leaders at SREG’s Newby Hall Garden event, Barry  talks about his experience of building a successful business and some of the lessons he had learned along the way.

29.05.2017 | Read more

Success Stories

Northern Paper Board Boxes Clever

Introducing packaging manufacturer and merchant to new growth strategies

Skipton-based Northern Paper Board (NPB) had been a packaging merchant for 20 years, but seven years ago it made the bold move into manufacturing. It continued to invest and in the past three years its turnover has grown from £5.4 million to £10 million. In essence, NPB’s growth strategy was to enter new markets and diversify.

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