The shortlist for this year’s Real Business Growing Business Awards, held in association with Lloyds Bank and supported by the CBI, has been announced, with six companies from a variety of industries vying to be crowned Brand Builder of the Year.
The Brand Builder of the Year category recognises growing businesses that are employing innovative marketing and advertising techniques to help build the brand giants of tomorrow.
The line-up includes men’s clothing company Hamilton and Hare. Launched by former M&C Saatchi Account Director Olivia Francis in 2012 the brand has grown rapidly, generating lots of media attention and securing several major international stockists in Europe, the US and Asia.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) October 2, 2014
New for start ups : Spacious, the London property tech startup founded by Entrepreneur First alumni Tushar Agarwal and Tom Watson, together with ex-advisor to the British Prime Minister Rohan Silva, has closed £500,000 in seed funding.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) September 28, 2014