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Entrepreneur’s new Arrival aims to stand out in tech sector

An IT entrepreneur who sold his company three years ago for an undisclosed sum is back with a new venture. Chris Howard is Director and CEO of Lymington-based Arrival... READ MORE »

“Get stuff done - with results”: Gill and Ed Gould reveal the secrets behind 30 years in business

As Southampton-based marketing agency Carswell Gould reaches its 30th year in business this month, we sat down with mother and son team Gill and Ed Gould to discuss the... READ MORE »

How the shopping experience beats any online spending spree with Laura Read of Westquay

Westquay in Southampton is conveniently located in the heart of the city and Laura Read, Centre Manager, is at the heart of the shopping centre. Laura’s parents still... READ MORE »

Neil Eastwood talks Saving Social Care, winning the King’s Award for Innovation and what's next for Care Friends

Among its fans, the Care Friends app can count numerous care providers across Hampshire and the UK, as well as a royal commendation in the form of the King’s Award for... READ MORE »

How one man is using many lifetimes of experience to inspire the next generation

John Fordham, based in Lymington, graduated in Business Studies from Hendon College of Advanced Technology and Science and joined a graduate intake programme with Simms... READ MORE »

Insurance boss warned that he might never wake up from coma makes marathon effort for medics

The hospital doctor’s words to James McComish could not have been starker. “We have no option but to put you on a ventilator and there’s no guarantee you’re going... READ MORE »

Gill Gould reflects on her time at the helm of Carswell Gould and strides made for equality

If there’s one person to have in your corner in a crisis, or to celebrate your success, it’s Carswell Gould’s Founding Partner and Chairwoman Gill Gould. On... READ MORE »

Anti-Vape Crusader! More than a hundred schools to benefit from smart vape sensor innovation

With vaping on the rise and teachers struggling to stop pupils using e-cigarettes, technology provided by a Hampshire company is helping schools to fight back. Hedge... READ MORE »

Can stand the heat: Portable kitchen labelling fights unnecessary food wastage and may save lives

Commercial kitchens are pressurised places, but a Southampton firm has taken away some of the heat by creating an automatic print labelling tool. The hospitality and... READ MORE »

Sustainable fashion labels aim for cultural change with similar measures for accessories, toys, beauty products and foodstuffs

Go into a supermarket and you'll see 'traffic light' labels indicating fat, sugar and salt levels on lots of food products. It's all about helping shoppers to make... READ MORE »