City tourism bosses have reacted with delight to the news that Manchester has been named one of the top cities in the world for travellers according to Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2016
MIDAS, Greater Manchester’s inward investment agency, and The Children’s Media Conference, the UK’s premier organisation for the children’s content industries, are once again teaming up to present Manimation 2015.
Technology firm Formisimo has secured a £30,000 package of business support at this year’s Venturefest. The MediaCity UK-based firm battled it out with eight of the region’s most innovative businesses in the innovation showcase competition.
A delegation from Manchester is at MIPCOM this week to promote the region as an international base for broadcasting and media production. Taking place annually in Cannes, MIPCOM is the most anticipated global market for entertainment content, with around 13,700 participants attending from over 100 countries.
Aspire Recruitment has won a top honour at the flagship Recruitment Business Awards event, held at the Manchester Mercure Hotel. The national awards are now in their thirteenth year and aim to seek out and reward the top talent in the recruitment industry across the UK.
Economic Solutions's International Trade team organised the first Northern Powerhouse trade mission at the end of July.
Co Angel Investment has supported Ecomnova, a rapidly growing Manchester based e-commerce business with a first close of £675,000 of its current £1m funding round.