Welcome to the Q3 edition of SME News Magazine, your source for the latest news, announcements and features about up-and-coming enterprises across the UK. SMEs remain vital to the British economy, revitalising our high streets and reinvigorating the consumer experience. Small business owners and entrepreneurs offer personalised services that their larger counterparts struggle to offer, understanding that the key to enduring success in this economic climate is in the adoption of a client-centric and bespoke approach.
This issue we take a look at a leading architecture firm, an expert in resin flooring, a noted wealth management adviser and a fireplace retailer, among many others, to see how they are thriving in their respective industries.
By all considerations, Smart Search are leaders in anti-money laundering technology. Last month, the firm was awarded the title of ‘Best Anti-Money Laundering Verification Platform of the Year’ in the SME Business Elite Awards programme. We spoke to Smart Search’s CEO, John Dobson, to find out how his firm stays at the cutting edge of a highly competitive and vital industry.
Elsewhere, Owner and Founder of Broadreach Nature , Anne Wood, offered an insight into her work as the go-to provider of natural, veterinary-formulated pet products in the UK and abroad. Here, she details how a commitment to pet wellbeing has forged Broadreach’s reputation as a pace-setter in the animal health sector.
Finally, SME News spoke to Adele Squires, Managing Director of boutique recruitment firm Prestige Appointments. Over the last thirteen years they have spearheaded a dedication to “placing people in positions they fit”, understanding that success in the recruitment sector relies – simply- on finding the right people for the role first time.
Here at SME News, we truly hope that you enjoy reading this issue, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.
Laura Brookes | Editor