Adam and Lexi, the founders of PetShop.co.uk

Keeping the entrepreneurial fire burning

A service to help light the fire of success for start-up and early stage companies has housed its 100th business. The University of Warwick Science Park’s incubation service, known as Ignite, offers office space, business support and time to grow on flexible terms to not only start-ups, but also early stage companies. The service has […]

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Introducing Ignite – Warwick Science Park’s business incubation programme.

Ignite is a flexible package of advice and practical help, designed to allow start-up and early stage companies to tap into the resources of Warwick Science Park’s business support team. To date, over 500 businesses have benefitted from start up support and starter offices at the Science Park. Ignite has one aim – to help […]

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Science Park companies join forces on high-tech property project

Two Warwickshire companies have come together to develop innovative data software which is set to revolutionise the property industry. Assured Property Group, which is based at the University of Warwick Science Park’s Warwick Innovation Centre on Gallows Hill, has enlisted the help of neighbouring IT firm Zenzero to enhance its Nimbus Property Systems. The unique […]

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Cloud accounting for small businesses & tech start‐ups

By Adrian Stevens, Edwards Chartered Accountants  What is Cloud Accounting? The cloud concept is now well-established and is being used in all areas of software provision. Cloud accounting is no different. The software providers host the program and data for their users to access via a web browser using their PC, laptop, tablet or mobile […]

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Family firm drive automotive growth

Four brothers are looking to drive future growth at the helm of an automotive rework and inspection firm in Coventry. CK Quality provides a wide range of quality inspection, rework and engineering services to leading automotive brands including Aston Martin, Land Rover and Rolls Royce as well as sub-suppliers such as Kings Automotive and Magna […]

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VentureFest 2015 – book your place

We are pleased to announce that registration for the Venturefest WM (West Midlands) is now open! Bringing together innovators, entrepreneurs and investors, Venturefest WM provides networking opportunities along with a forum for presenting practical advice, ideas and funding options to entrepreneurs, start-ups and growth businesses in all sectors including the science, knowledge and technology fields. […]

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Twentieth anniversary for pioneering Coventry lab

A pioneering laboratory in Coventry that provides a rapid diagnostic service for serious infection is celebrating two decades of being at the forefront of its scientific field. Micropathology was established by physician and virologist Dr Colin Fink and immunological scientist Dr David Burnett in 1995 to provide a state-of-the-art diagnostic service to the NHS and […]

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