Blog, Small business

‘Itison’ to launch in Manchester

Itison, the premium deal service headquartered in Glasgow has announced it’s launching in Manchester in June creating 15 new jobs and promising to shake up the deals space in the city. The company’s taken space at WeWork in No 1 Spinningfields and is inviting folk to become founding members by joining at itison.com/Manchester where they’ll …

Blog, Small business

Not your typical networking event…

I’ve never been entirely comfortable with networking events. I don’t know why, but entering a room full of people I don’t know just fills me with dread. I also find them to be stuffy, and uninteresting. Until now that is – because I’ve discovered two different and exciting networking events. FoodNFilm – monthly networking with great people, …

Blog, Food and Drink

Review: The Refinery, Spinningfields

Last week, we went to the launch of Drake & Morgan’s cocktail bar The Refinery Spinningfields in Manchester – a sanctuary in the city, your escape from the every day. The event kicked off at 7pm and when we arrived around 7:15 the place was full with guests. The music was blasting, and cocktails and canapés …