Founded in 2008, the Citizens’ Eye Community News Agency was established to enable community people in Leicester and Leicestershire to become ‘Citizen Reporters’ and provide a news gathering platform for current and relevant news to the third sector. Citizens’ Eye now boasts more than 20 volunteer run Community News Agencies covering areas from mental health and green issues to a news agency for ex-offenders. www.citizenseye.org
Emerson Network Power, Embedded Computing & Power
The Embedded Computing & Power business of Emerson Network Power enables original equipment manufacturers and systems integrators to develop better products quickly, cost effectively and with less risk. The business builds on the acquired heritage of industry leaders such as Motorola Computer Group, Force Computers, Astec and Artesyn. Manufacturers of equipment for communications, defense, aerospace, medical, industrial and automation markets can trust Emerson’s proven track record of business stability and technology innovation.
“Having worked with Shreek for the past several years, he has consistently delivered results across a range of marketing and communications disciplines including PR, advertising, event management, direct marketing and many more. His professionalism and industry knowledge has been integral to our growth and success. We look forward to continuing to work with him at Sandstar Communications to support our global marcoms activities.”
Brian Brown, Vice President & General Manager–Marketing and Services, Embedded Computing, Emerson Network Power
Foxton Locks Festival offers a great day out for all of the family and takes place from 29-30 June 2013 at Foxton Locks near Market Harborough in Leicestershire. The Festival is run entirely by volunteers from the Foxton Inclined Plane Trust. www.foxtonlocksfestival.co.uk
Go Travel Solutions
Go Travel Solutions is a consultancy focused on bringing together the best in transport, environmental and marketing practice. The company works in collaboration with leading transport consultants, operators and marketeers, to tailor solutions to the requirements of customers. These companies include Arriva, Commonwheels, Hab Housing, Highways Agency, Pick Everard and Transport for London.
“At Go Travel Solutions we require our public relations service to have the ability and attitude to add value to our work. Simon Gribbon delivers consistently on both, offering outstanding value, clear expertise in public relations and media plus an attitude that is always both friendly and professional.”
Robin Pointon, Managing Director, Go Travel Solutions
LonMark International is a non-profit corporation supporting the testing and certification of products, people and companies supporting the ISO/IEC 14908 body of standards. Its nearly 400 members manufacture, distribute, develop, install or use systems based on these standards. LonMark International provides peer-review based certification guidelines and testing for products, people and companies. There are close to 500 interoperable products certified and listed on the LonMark website and over 600 people have been certified as LonMark Certified Professionals. www.lonmark.org.