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Business Durham has a proven track record of helping innovative companies grow and thrive, bringing innovation to market.
We have a practical approach to encouraging companies to innovate based on real market opportunities and real challenges that require innovative solutions:
Our innovation support will help your venture from concept to execution through services that are based on the real needs of companies. They include advice on attracting inward investors, help with finding the perfect premises, and support in building long-term engagements with businesses.
We can help with entrepreneur funding, market opportunities, innovation networks as well as access to lab space, offices and clean room facilities at the North East Technology Park (NETPark).
Business Engagement & Opportunities Manager
5th August 2020
A new £1.7m investment fund has been launched to support university spin-out businesses in the North East. Northern Accelerator is...
County Durham tech manufacturer Filtronic has sounded a note of caution amid Brexit and Covid-19 uncertainties, despite chalking up an...
20th July 2020
Technology company aXenic is launching a project to develop revolutionary components for the next generation of telecommunications satellites after receiving a...
How We've Helped
Liz Smedley, Business development director, Demeter
"The course was really helpful, particularly as I was writing a bid at the same time. It was a national tender so it was fantastic to win it."