Swindon & Wiltshire Business News

Business growth experts win new Scale-Up contract

The Inspire TeamWiltshire business growth experts Inspire have won the contract to pilot a scale-up programme for fast-growing SMEs across Somerset and Devon.

Inspire, Scale Up Ambassadors for Swindon and Wiltshire, have provided high-value support to the SME business community through a highly experienced team of advisors for 25 years.

Now the team has been selected by Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership to repeat their success into the South West.

Henrietta Brown, Inspire’s business development director who has been spearheading the launch, said: “We have already started developing a strong stakeholder network and are collaborating with key partners and organisations in the South West.

“Being endorsed Scale Up Ambassadors by the Scale Up Institute gives assurance that the programme we have in place provides the right support and solutions to help scale-ups manage and sustain rapid growth.

“Our partnership with the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Programme has also proved invaluable to businesses, with a third of members having been through this fully funded programme.

“We are looking forward to bringing this valuable resource to ambitious business leaders in the South West.”