North Tyneside’s Business Factory has been nationally recognised for its work to support local entrepreneurs.
The Business Factory team have been awarded a ‘Highly Commended’ certificate for ‘promoting entrepreneurial spirit’ in the Enterprising Britain Awards 2014.
The achievement was announced by Matthew Hancock, Minister of State for Skills and Enterprise at the Federation of Small Business seminar, part of the International Festival of Business.
The firm was highly commended for its innovative work in promoting an entrepreneurial mindset in individuals and promoting social enterprise in business.
North Tyneside Business Factory’s Karen Westgate said: “I am delighted by the recognition for all the innovative and outstanding work completed by the Business Factory team in North Tyneside.
“I am immensely proud to be part of this team and congratulate all the team members on our award.”