Demystifying digital marketing

Demystifying digital marketing

Nick Cranwell and Emily Proctor founded Green Ginger Digital just before the pandemic hit – but they’ve had a hectic first year, as Sam Hawcroft finds out… Green Ginger Digital’s logo is clean and simple – the company’s name alongside a vertical rectangle. Except it’s...
Making connections

Making connections

Sam Hawcroft talks to Mel Deakin, who has run her own sales and marking consultancy, Newdays, for more than a decade… It is about five minutes into my chat with Mel that I realise she is interviewing me. So it’s not surprising when she tells me that she “loves people”...
Concrete goals

Concrete goals

Composites Construction UK (CCUK) founder Jamie Dempster is targeting the Humber and M62 energy corridor with his expanded range of structural repair services. He talks to Sam Hawcroft. Sometimes in business you have to be in the right place at the right time. That...
Get on the road – in style

Get on the road – in style

Demand has never been higher for 8 Ball Camper Conversions’ bespoke vans as more of us seek Covid-safe staycations. Sam Hawcroft talks to the company’s co-founder, Colin Almond… As a little boy, Colin Almond always used to love taking machines apart and putting them...
The beers that celebrate adventure

The beers that celebrate adventure

Brewing beer is a chemical process – there’s quite a bit of science behind the transformation of grain, water, yeast and hops into a delicious beverage. So a chemist launching his own brewery doesn’t seem all that much of an outlandish career switch. This is exactly...