Business Support

&Stark Marketing Consultant
Description: Marketing Consultant, York, UK., working across York, Leeds, Manchester and the rest of the UK. 20 years+ experience working in the beverages, financial, FMCG, retail, utilities, telecoms and charity sectors. Experience is B2B and consumer focussed. I take a consultative approach to working with clients, helping them to understand their clients and the markets they operate in. I work directly with small, medium and large companies as well as with design agencies and associated services.
Phone Number: 07783 959 095
Beyond 2030
Description: Beyond 2030 is a provider of research, expert advice, learning and talent development services for forward thinking organisations. Working for clients wanting to make a significant impact and step change to the way they think about and develop their business and talent. We are thought leaders in the talent strategy, future trends, leadership and small business development.
Phone Number: 01904 404444
Business Enterprise Fund
Description: Business Enterprise Fund (BEF) are a not for profit lender to small businesses. They deliver Start Up Loans to fuel emerging businesses wishing to start up, and loans up to £100,000 unsecured for businesses of all ages, to help them thrive and grow. Find out more and apply online in minutes.
Phone Number: 08000 803145
Business Navigators (Europe) Ltd
Description: At Business Navigators our core value is consistently delivering top quality growth work for you. Our ethos is to work with you to deliver, relevant, cost effective, short, tailored work designed to impact your organisation in delivering growth plans, giving you the results you require using a low risk, affordable proven process.
Phone Number: 07796 177 063
HGF Limited
Description: HGF Ltd is one of Europe’s largest firms of Intellectual Property specialists. The firm is one of only a few to offer a fully integrated IP solution, bringing over 160 patent attorneys, trade mark attorneys and IP solicitors together to provide a full-service IP solution. The firm has 17 offices throughout Europe.

Whilst the firm has a strong group of technologies based strategic business units covering chemistry, engineering, electronics and life sciences it is its approach to servicing industries and the breadth and depth of attorneys experience and expertise that sets the firm apart from its competitors.
Phone Number: 01904 732 120

We know it’s a challenge running a business and it’s very typical to hear business owners/managers saying:

– I am frustrated as my team do not deliver to the standards we set
– I am concerned as we need to retain and gain more customers
– I am anxious as we need to make more money, but we are failing to convert a good business enquiry, and/or we are failing to increase the average transaction spend

We love working with local businesses to help them to motivate the team, gain a real understanding of what customers see, feel and hear, and put in place a plan to embed positive behaviours in people, deliver a great customer experience and sell more.
Phone Number: 07891 631869
Langleys Solicitors
Description: Working together with you we’ll protect, grow and support you and your business.

As trusted advisors for a diverse range of businesses and professional services across the region, our commercially focused legal experts are here to advise, guide and support you through every stage in your journey.

Whether a business is taking its first steps, or accelerating in size and ambition, hitting a crossroads or planning a timely path for exit.

From a simple enquiry to complex matters, from agreed and tailored support through to our full business service delivery we’re here to help you and your business gain an advantage.
Phone Number: 01904 610886
LEaF Translations
Description: LEaF Translations is a friendly translation company based in York providing translations for the main European languages, including German, French, Spanish and Italian. We work with both York-based businesses and individuals and can translate almost any text, from websites and marketing texts to certificates and passports. With over 10 years of experience in the translation industry and a real passion for writing, LEaF Translations is the place to turn if you need help with translations.
– Document translations
– Website translations
– Marketing translations
– Certified translations
– Languages: German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian…
Phone Number: 01904 373077
Mosaic Fulfilment Solutions
Description: A professional outsourced business services company providing end-to-end response handling, transaction processing & fulfilment solutions for charities, FMCGs, Financial Organisations and retailers.
Phone Number: 01904 202 140
Paths and Progress
Description: We are a Human Resources consultancy providing senior-level and business-focussed advice and guidance to meet generalist requirements, as well as strategic organisational development consultancy services. Specialisms include the design, creation and deployment of apprenticeship programmes, as well as board-level consultation on succession planning.
Phone Number: 07766 405773
Prince’s Trust
Description: The Prince’s Trust Enterprise Programme supports people between the ages of 18 to 30, who are interested in self-employment or starting a business, by offering a scheme of long term business support. When you join the Programme you enter our vast support network of enterprisers and business owners. All of our services are completely free but eligibility criteria applies.
Phone Number: 01132 368399
Se7en Services Ltd
Description: Se7en Services aims to facilitate business growth by taking away the burden of the time consuming tasks which can distract from achieving fundamental business goals. By utilising Se7en Services, business owners and managers regain valuable time and head space to concentrate on nurturing clients and managing employees. Available for small, medium and large businesses across the UK.
Phone Number: 01904 207005
Smart Sustainability
Description: We are a research-led strategy agency that empowers businesses for the future. We help companies compete by equipping them with the knowledge necessary to lead positive change for people and planet. We do this by applying smart thinking to the greatest business challenges and opportunities of our time.

Our clients improve their environmental, social and business performance by being smart about sustainability. A smart company has minimal negative impact on local and global environment, society and economy. Rather, it strives to maximise positive impact, and contribute to sustainable development.
Phone Number: 0330 001 0991
The Business Growth Labs
Description: The Business Growth Lab is a consultancy for helping people grow great ideas. We know what it is to be an early stage business because we’ve been there. We’ve started businesses of our own and through our experience we have developed a methodology to maximise your chances of actually succeeding in the market.
Phone Number: 07989 539503
York Environmental Services (YES) consultancy, part of City of York Council’s Public Protection team
Description: YES consultancy offers a one-stop shop for environmental health, environmental protection, trading standards, planning, licensing and other regulatory consultancy and advice, on a free and cost recovery basis to local businesses in the Yorkshire region
Phone Number: 01904 551 525
Bethan Vincent | Marketing Consultant
Phone Number: 07939903166
Busi Support
Description: Busi Support provides operational business services to small and micro business owners looking to move their business on to the next level.

Through systematic planning and 1-2-1 support, we help you to set up your business to achieve the goals you want to achieve. Additionally, we will be on hand to provide you with support on particular tasks which as the business owner, you may lack the resources and time to complete.

From sales & marketing to customer experience & recruitment, we will assist you in creating the systems and processes required to scale your business and make it the business you want it to be.
Phone Number: 07437 018 232
Catherine Adamson
Description: Do you dream of running a microbusiness? Maybe you have a microbusiness already and are looking to grow on your terms. Or maybe you’re from an education or network organisation and want to bring value and expertise to your audience.
Phone Number: 07946 444 366
Clive Owen LLP
Description: We are an independent and commercially driven award winning regional accountancy firm providing value added services to corporate/commercial, public sector and private clients.
The firm has developed a position over the past thirty years as one of the largest and most trusted professional firms in the North East. This has been achieved through a relentless focus on the needs and aspirations of our clients – hard working people in regional businesses of all shapes and sizes.
Phone Number: 01904 784 400
Cyclops Electronics
Description: Cyclops is a dynamic electronic component distributor focused on delivering outstanding service, with industry leading quality and dependability.
When you need to source hard to find electronic components quickly because of allocation, long lead times, obsolescence or quality issues, contact Cyclops Electronics for a fast response to your enquiries and a reliable on time delivery.
Since 1990, Cyclops Electronics has supplied thousands of Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) obsolete, shortage and day-to-day requirements for active, passive and electro-mechanical electronic parts and components from our offices and warehouses in England, Ireland, the USA, Canada, China, Italy, the Czech Republic and Hungary.
Phone Number: 01904415415
Evolve 720
Description: Evolve720 is all about nurturing business and individuals with a focus on developing, sustaining and challenging evolution, improving performance and growth through new and better ways of doing things.

Owned by Tracey Smith, she is an enthusiastic strategic business leader with a passion for nurturing, finding solutions for and developing people and teams. She thrives in dynamic and challenging situations, works at Board and Director level and is commercially astute and driven to succeed.

A coach and mentor who challenges and motivates Tracey can help people unravel challenges and encourage them to gain clarity on the pathway to successful outcomes and lasting growth and change.

Tracey has experience delivering learning and development programmes, is an accredited network member of TMSDI Team Management Profiles and a member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council.

Having achieved qualifications in management, IOD Company Direction and with considerable business experience including 14 years incubating science, technology, creative, media and IT businesses, Tracey decided to share her expertise and founded her consultancy business – Evolve720. Having experience securing accreditations including ICT Active, Customer First, ISO Quality Management and Investors in People Gold, it is this experience which Tracey now wishes to share with others who wish to improve and grow.
Phone Number: 07764 486466
Harrowells Limited
Description: We understand our role is to get to grips quickly with the nature of your business, your priorities and challenges – and bring our legal and commercial expertise to bear to help you achieve your objectives. Contact Susie Mortonson, Matt Rowley and other members of Harrowells’ Corporate and Commercial Team to discuss how we can help you across a wide range of issues including business contracts and supply chain, business structure and joint ventures, business expansion and finance, property, employment and, where relevant, the legal inter-relationship between business and personal/family requirements.
Phone Number: 01904 558600
Kaleidoscope Executive PA Services
Description: Kaleidoscope provides professional high level virtual assistant support to Non-Executive Directors and Executive Coaches working at corporate level.

We believe that busy professionals should be free to grow their business by engaging with top class executive virtual assistants.

With a team of high level virtual assistants available to you, flexible packages that suit your workload, and client feedback to prove how fabulous we are, you’ll soon be able to claim your life back and concentrate on what really matters – developing your business!
Phone Number: 07946 444 366
Description: Pro-Development’s key focus is to help businesses in Yorkshire to retain their talent, improve morale and motivation and increase overall productivity.

We work with businesses who are worried about losing their talent, who might be frustrated that managers and leaders aren’t bringing out the very best in their teams and who may be worried about morale and motivation and how this impacts on overall productivity. We help business leaders to understand their strengths along with their key challenges and issues that are preventing the business from growing and work with the leadership team to engage and develop people, managers and teams.

We have a team of consultants, facilitators, trainers and coaches who offer support around employee engagement, leadership and management development, team building, training and coaching. Together we have over 60 years’ experience in this field, are specialists in people and have access to a wide range of tools and techniques.

Our founder, Michelle Mook, is an enthusiastic and passionate professional who is also the Chair of York Professionals and winner of York Press Business Personality of the Year 2018. She speaks at many events across the region on topics of employee engagement and leadership and passionately believes that together, we can help make Yorkshire a great place to work.
Phone Number: 01904 628838
Rainbow International – York & Yorkshire Coast
Description: Rainbow International – York & Yorkshire Coast are a restoration and specialist cleaning company based in York. We are experts in fire and flood damage who also offer a variety of services for domestic and commercial properties in the York and Yorkshire Coast area.
Phone Number: 01904 607777

We’re transforming the online experience for users & this site is currently under development.