I love helping people. I mean really helping people! I think I’m a bit of a natural, actually! My mantra is ‘under promise and over deliver’.  I am passionate about enabling entrepreneurs and small business owners to focus on what matters most – growing their businesses I grew up in several different countries which meant that from childhood, I…

Tricia is Managing Director of Volpa, Perthshire’s biggest full service PR & Marketing agency. Founded by Tricia in 2002, Volpa has almost 15 years’ experience working with some of Scotland’s leading names in improving their market positioning, engaging with customers and delivering a return for their communications investment. Our “Den” is situated right at the…

Claire and her husband Duncan took over the Grampian hotel in December 2006. After carrying out a massive refurbishment they relaunched the hotel the following May. 10 years on, the hotel continues to go from strength to strength. There are 12 en-suite rooms with first class furniture, super king sized beds, and crisp white bed linen to…

Alison is an award-winning multi-media journalist who has swapped print for PR after 28 years in the newspaper business working on a wide variety of weekly and national titles. Always on the hunt for a good news story as Media Scotland’s former Central Tayside regional editor, (Perthshire Advertiser, Strathearn Herald, Blairgowrie Advertiser, Stirling Observer) Alison is…

Are you between 18 and 30, have a start up business, thinking of starting one, or have an interest in business? The Elevator Challenge, delivered through Enteprising Rural Perthshire, takes place Friday 16 June to Sunday 18 June 2017.This opportunity is free of charge, with 30 fully funded places available. Transport (pickup from Perth), accommodation, food…

The Committee are delighted to host our AGM at The Grampian Hotel, Perth. Please join us to hear all the latest news about your network as always, members and non members are most welcome. AGM – 5.30pm  |  Dinner – 6.15pm  |  Speaker – 7pm Book now Our speaker for the evening is Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh, MP.…

This year, Mental Health Awareness Week, will be looking at mental health from a new angle. Rather than asking why so many people are living with mental health problems, they will will seek to uncover why too few of us are thriving with good mental health. At PBN, we will be supporting #MHAW2017 with our own event, exploring how…

WOW – Women of the World – is happening for the first time in Scotland from 27-29 October at Perth Theatre. In the meantime, there are three ‘Thinkins’ planned where you can voice you opinions about what you would like to see represented, which speakers, relevant topics for women today…and much more! The first session…