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Support packages

In addition to the online tools, advice and workshops that are open to all applicants, our top two Pioneers will be recognised with the following business support.

Business Growth Pioneer


Stockport Business & Innovation Centre

Prize: Free Office Space for a year worth up to £5,000 Profile: “Stockport Business & Innovation Centre, formerly Stockport Business Incubator, provides flexible, serviced office space, virtual offices and meeting rooms in a professional serviced environment and with a range of business support, allowing you to focus on running your business. Businesses need space. Space to […]

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Souter PR

Prize: Souter PR are happy to offer PR / Content Academy course attendance covering all aspects of utilising promotional content to improve the winners’ use of promotional content & increase their skills. Profile: Souter PR is an award-winning PR agency based in Stockport. Souter PR create public relations campaigns to help businesses tell their own story […]

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Zoom Media

Prize: Twelve months’ advertising in their local area within two of our sites, along with the production of a 20 second advert including copyright release so that it can be used elsewhere to support the business. Profile: Zoom Media’s digital health club TV advertising network connects your business to your local community all day, every day. Health club […]

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Prize: 2 days free consulting support to the winner involving problem definition, idea generation, idea selection tools and research techniques, data visualisation about their idea & New Product Development support. Profile: Specialising in helping companies delivering new products, services and processes through Innovation, Novo Modo will help you create ideas and develop new ways of […]

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Prize: Beneficial banking support Profile: Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) was founded in 1727 and is one of the largest and oldest banks in the UK. RBS currently serve over 30 million customers across the world allowing them to access international markets in Asia, The Middle East, North America and Europe. After going through some […]

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Prize: Corporate-commercial law support Profile: Gorvins is full service law firm with a 150 year history. Their dedicated team is disciplined in; residential property, commercial property dispute resolutions, litigation, employment, personal injury, wills and family law. Their group of 16 partners and 100 staff are based in Stockport and are responsible for a diverse portfolio of […]

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Clarke Nicklin

Prize: Clarke Nicklin LLP is offering 12 months of free financial and consultancy business support to the winner. Profile: Clarke Nicklin are a company of Accountants and Financial advisers based in Stockport. This thriving company are able to assist any business looking for Financial, Tax or Accountancy advice in Stockport, South Manchester and the wider business […]

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Tangent Design

Prize: 3 days of our time (consultancy / design / artwork etc) Profile: Started in 1990, Tangent Design is a digital agency that focuses on providing a services; in Website design, Hosting, SEO, Artwork creations, Print management, Advertising and Online marketing. Their aim is simple; to help all their clients grow and succeed. Their ingenuity […]

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Manchester Business Radio

Manchester Business Radio is the UK’s first broadcast radio station dedicated to business. We are not the ‘financial times’ on the radio. We champion Manchester businesses, promote our entrepreneurs, businessowners and professionals. Manchester Business Radio gives you the perfect platform to speak to decision makers when they are engaged in the working day. Radio is […]

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