Kevin Paver from Gomersal, West Yorkshire had an enviable 15-year career working at several market-leading commercial radio stations where he was responsible for creating and delivering creative content and engaging audiences. But in August 2013 he was made redundant.
A Huddersfield entrepreneur has used losing his job as the push he needed to start his own business making fruit vodkas and selling them across Yorkshire.
A Wakefield solicitor is growing her own law firm after taking the decision to leave the security of employment behind and start a business with the support of the West Yorkshire Enterprise Agency.
Business leaders, entrepreneurs and start-up businesses from across West Yorkshire have come together at an event celebrating business mentoring through the MYMentor network.
The West Yorkshire Enterprise Agency has supported a new, friendly salon to start up in business and open in Wakefield.
A Pontefract woman has turned her dream of owning a florist and gift shop into reality with the support of the West Yorkshire Enterprise Agency.
Business people from across West Yorkshire are being encouraged to sign up to give some of their time and expertise to help aspiring entrepreneurs start their companies.