Category: business


General manager appointed to run new Exeter Hotel

Simon Fordham will take charge of the new Hampton by Hilton, Exeter International Airport Hotel and Frankie’s Bar & Grill – a restaurant collaboration between culinary giant Marco Pierre White and champion jockey Frankie Dettori – as work continues prior to their opening in the spring next year.


Exeter accountant scores high in insolvency exams

Exeter accountant Luke Venner has passed his Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency, with a mark of 74.5% placing him third of all students who sat the exam in England and Wales. Luke achievement comes barely a year after qualifying as an ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) member.


Devon legal professionals invited to enter Law Society Excellence Awards

Legal professionals in Devon are invitation to enter the Law Society Excellence Awards after the achievements of Exeter-based law firm Stephens Scown, who last year were highly commended in the category of Excellence in Marketing & Business Development. Alexandra Boardman of Hartnell Chanot & Partners, also based in Exeter, was highly commended in the category of Legal Executive of the Year.