A Humber LEP Growth Hub
What does the Growth Hub Provide
Business advisors – A dedicated team of Business Support advisors operating across the four Humber Local Authority areas.
The Business Support Help line – operated by the Department for Business and Innovation the help line is there to help with any business questions or problems that you are facing.
Business support in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire.
Signposting – a signposted service designed to be a one stop shop to help a range of businesses from start-ups to established businesses find organisations which can help you grow your business. You can be signposted to funding opportunities including loans and grants, mentoring, and a range business support services. These are searchable directories under a number of categories including Start-ups, Established Business and Business in difficulty.
Inward Investment – see details of organisations providing Inward Investment in the Humber region.
Events – details of current and future business events including seminars, trade missions, talks, networking and many more.
Training – details of business training opportunities in the Humber region to help develop your business and employees.
News – all the latest business growth news for the region. You can also follows us on twitter for all the latest Growth Hub news @HumberGrowth:
- Regions: East Riding, Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire
- Telephone 01482 485260
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Business Support & Offered Services
A Humber LEP Growth Hub offers 5services.
A Humber LEP Growth Hub has 14 case studies.
Hull-based creative agency and #GrowMySME client INIT Creative have been appointed to take charge of the World Professional Billiards & Snooker Association (WPBSA) new website builds. The WPBSA is the world governing body for the sports of snooker and billiards and owns and publishes the official rules of the two sports.
INIT Creative Director Adam Storch said, “We’re delighted to be working with the WPBSA on this exciting new project. Sport is a fundamental part of many people’s lives and has a magical
Arcteq Limited, a respected engineering company in Grimsby, is experiencing a surge in job applications after investing more than £70,000 into its facilities. Directors Rob Stratford and Steve Wrightham recognised a hurdle that could potentially slow the growth of the business, and so they began working with the Humber Business Growth Hub’s #GrowMySME Programme.
In 2018, Arcteq had relocated to its own large facility on a prime Grimsby industrial estate, a site with huge potential and plentiful space for the business to develop.
Petit Delight, located in Cleethorpes’ popular Sea View Street, has been a much-loved brasserie and café in the resort for many years. In June 2019, it was taken over by James and Elena Robinson, who have firm ideas for the direction of the business and future of the venue.
Before buying the business, James was the Head Chef at Petit Delight and fully understands not only the ins-and-outs of the business, but the resort’s hospitality sector too. He had a vision
This company accessed Growth Hub support via its local Growth Hub advisor between September 2017 and February 2018. The company is an ambitious ‘scale-up’ potential business and specialises in the creation and wholesale of orthotics (abdominal support and joint-braces) equipment for the healthcare sector. The MD, Rebecca Smith, contacted the Growth Hub advisor for Hull in September 2017 to request information about any grant funding that would be available to help renovate the existing factory premises to achieve greater efficiencies
This company accessed Growth Hub support via its local Growth Hub advisor between June and August 2018. Reflex Data design and install Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) software for the textiles industry and are currently the UK Market leader for this product. The company has undergone steady growth since they moved into a purpose built office premises in 2015 and they are now exploring ways to grow overseas sales; with a view to penetrating the USA market. Managing Director Jeremy Alcock
This company accessed Growth Hub support via its local Growth Hub advisor between December 2017 and August 2018. Hull Blast is the Humber region’s only indoor ‘Nerf Gun’ activity centre, which is primarily aimed at children, teenagers, and NERF enthusiasts. The MD, Kris Guy, contacted the Growth Hub Advisor for Hull in December 2017 to request information about sources of start-up funding, that could be used to ‘top-up’ the company’s existing debt finance to help complete the build of the
Purex International Ltd are a Thorne (South Yorkshire) based SME.
“Purex have over 30 years of supplying fume extraction solutions. A world expert in its field, Purex is renowned for the quality and reliability of its technology and unrivalled customer support.”https://www.purex.co.uk/about
Business was established in 1985 and has enjoyed steady growth and expansion during this time. Incorporated 2004.
Business needs at initial contactInitial enquiry into the Humber LEP (Business Development Manager Phil Glover) and referred to East Riding Growth Hub Business Advisor Chris
North Lincs Structures Ltd was established in 1993 and erects steel structures such as factories and farm outbuildings, amongst others. The company is a family run firm and offers a design and build service for the erection of steel structures and this also includes dealing with planning applications. The business has 17.5 FTE staff and has been looking to grow over the last year.
Business needs at initial contactThe business had never accessed business support before, and was unaware of the
Cool Energy Holding Ltd, founded in 2017, manufacture and supply renewable energy heat pumps for the domestic, commercial and industrial markets. Business partners Chris Gray and John Fenty recognised the manufacturing opportunities for state-of-the-art heat pumps that can be easily and efficiently installed, and combined their resources to found the business in 2017.
Business needs at initial contactThe company was looking to innovate their manufacturing process to take advantage of the rapidly developing emerging technology of state-of-the-art air sourced heat pumps,
My journey started after meeting Jon Brunton at Humber Business Growth Hub in early 2017. He pointed me in the right direction to obtain support with my business. Jon has been an excellent support with his knowledge and contacts, as I produce a unique product in a very niche market.Jon pointed me to a seminar ‘The Humber SME Manufacturing Growth Hub’. The speakers gave a great insight into the support and grants available and told the audience to tap into