VOLPA CEMENTS THEIR POSITION AS ONE OF SCOTLAND’S LEADING COMMS AGENCIES

Perth based independent marketing agency Volpa has secured its position as one of Scotland’s leading independent communications agencies by achieving the Communications Management Standard (CMS), awarded by the industry’s professional body the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) for companies which demonstrate operational excellence. The industry standard benchmark, which has been achieved by only three…

10 Minutes with……… Annette Welch of MDG

Annette Welch is a Director of MDG Group, a Business Cost Consultancy based on Tay St in Perth which this year celebrates its 20th anniversary. MDG Group helps businesses become more profitable by helping them lower and manage their operating costs focusing on the (often considered) dull, but very necessary, world of utilities. They specialise in…

GROWING OLD DISGRACEFULLY! 84-YEAR-OLD LYNN RUTH MILLER IS A CRIEFF COMEDY FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHT

The world’s oldest stand-up comedienne Lynn Ruth Miller is looking forward to making her Perthshire debut at the very first Crieff Comedy Festival later this month. The 84-year-old Ohio-born funnywoman will be giving local audiences a taste of her new show at The Square Bar in Crieff on Saturday, July 27, ahead of her appearance…

BOOK TICKETS FOR THE 2018 ASB NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

Join ASB for their nineteenth National Business Awards at Apex City Quay Hotel & Spa, Dundee on Friday 21st September as they celebrate the achievements and successes of businesswomen from throughout Scotland. This is a night for dressing up, shouting from the rooftops, and applauding the hard work, determination and commitment of all our finalists.…

#LEARNALIVING CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES PERTH AND KINROSS EMPLOYERS TO OFFER MORE WORK PLACEMENTS TO YOUNG PEOPLE

An exciting new initiative to boost the number of work placements available to young people across Perth and Kinross will be launched on Friday (May 18). Specifically targeting small and medium sized businesses (SMEs), the #learnaliving campaign is being delivered by Developing The Young Workforce Perth and Kinross (DYW), and aims to sign up more…

10 Minutes with….. Karen McCrostie of the Lang Toon Times

Karen McCrostie is the founder and owner of the Lang Toon Times, an online and print news service for Auchterarder and the surrounding area. Connected to the Auchterarder website it offers an opportunity for local organisations and businesses to promote themselves to the local area. She’s used to writing about everyone else so we figured it…

10 Minutes with…. Sarah Halliday of Sarah Halliday Art

Sarah Halliday is an artist and designer based in Perthshire who has sold her paintings not only in the UK, but in Europe and the USA. With exhibitions in galleries acrossthe UK, as well as appearing in a book dedicated to cycling art., we thought it was about time would found out a bit more…

LAUNCH OF THE 2018 ASB NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

We are delighted to announce that the ASB Business Awards are now open for applications. Ladies – it’s your time to shine! This is your opportunity to shout about your successes and achievements, as we recognise and celebrate the contributions of women to business and the wider community in Scotland. There are twelve awards this year;…

ASB 2018 UNSTOPPABLE WOMEN CONFERENCE

The Association of Scottish Businesswomen supports business and professional women throughout Scotland by providing opportunities to inspire, link and connect businesswomen in Scotland, building and strengthening relationships via our national events and through our affiliated groups. Our 2018 “Unstoppable Women” conference will be held at the newly renovated Perth Theatre. Our inspirational keynote speakers, Judy…

VOLPA EXPERIENCES 30% GROWTH AS AGENCY FIRMS UP PLANS TO EXPAND FOOTPRINT

Volpa, one of Scotland’s top independent marketing agencies, has appointed three new members of staff in a bid to strengthen its core offering and realise its ambitious expansion plans. The award winning agency has seen a 30% increase in staff over the last 12 months with the appointments of three key staff members to its…