When The Guardian decided to take a detailed look at the North East economy, few would have predicted the outrage. Adrian Pearson looks at how the North East, faults and all, differs in the eyes of the region
Professor Roy Sandbach has been chosen as the 10th Goldman Visiting Professor of Enterprise and Innovation at Newcastle University Business School, after years working for Cranfield University and leading global innovation at Procter & Gamble in Newcastle
Better than expected. That was the view of David Smith, economics editor of The Sunday Times on George Osborne’s fourth Budget to an audience of local businessmen and women invited by Square One Law and HSBC to a dinner on Budget day
Experts at the Newcastle Initiative on Changing Age (NICA) at Newcastle University are creating an environment for businesses to collaborate with the University to create solutions that meet the needs of an ageing society
People, planet and property company Gentoo recently welcomed local companies to their Opening Doors, Creating Opportunities event at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland, to highlight some of the ways local businesses can make a real difference to young people’s lives
Brian was appointed Editor of The Journal in December 2003, joining from Trinity Mirror's Liverpool base where he was Editorial Development Manager for the company's regional titles. He has also held senior positions at the Daily Record and the Evening Express, Aberdeen, as well as being a former Editor of the Lincolnshire Echo.