The LLEP Business Gateway connects businesses to many different providers of business support services.  Below is a selection of case studies for businesses that have been supported by us and our business support partners.

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 MultiMedix Ltd

Hear from Darren Woolley who approached the Growth Hub – LLEP Business Gateway looking for training support and funding opportunities to expand and grow his business.

A Gateway adviser signposted him to funding from iNet and Manufacturing Growth Programme that enabled him to move into bigger premises and expand his team.

Pyrotect Ltd

Hear from Melanie Mee and Michele McDonald from Pyrotect who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice on marketing strategy and funding options to take their business to the next level.

They attended a LLEP Business Gateway workshop with Lindsey Newman-Wood of Passion Marketing and an adviser signposted them to NBV for financial support.

World Products Ltd 

Hear from mother and son Mauli and Ash Shah of World Products Ltd who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice on growing their e-commerce business.

They met with an adviser who signposted them to a number of apprenticeship schemes and opened new doors and opportunities for the business.

Dozy Dog

Hear from Vikki O’Hara who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice and support with her new business.

Vikki met with an adviser and was able to discuss the best pathway to recruiting, manufacturing new products and general business support.

Damar International

Hear from David Martin who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice to accelerate the growth of his hand and machine tool business.

David met with an adviser who signposted him to a number of networking circles which opened new doors and opportunities for his business.

Leicester Coffee House Company

Hear from Gail Brown who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice on funding to accelerate the launch of her coffee shop in Leicester.

Gail met with an adviser and was signposted to a number of finance options, including NBV and Green BELLE.

DPI UK Ltd

Hear from Sandra Wiggins who approached the LLEP Business Gateway for advice on funding to accelerate the growth of her light box business.

Sandra met with an adviser and was successful with funding applications totalling nearly £20,000, as well as upskilling her work force.

 

 

 

Case Study 1:

Peppercorn Catering Limited

Peppercorn Catering wanted support and expertise in planning and growing a business, to help them focus on expanding each division and adding new income streams.

Case Study 2:

Bluefrog Design Limited

Bluefrog design wanted help to grow the business and focus on new markets.  They met with a Business Gateway adviser who was able to help them set a strategy for growth.

Case Study 3:

DPI UK Ltd

DPI (UK) Ltd wanted funding and to grow their business. They met with a Business Gateway adviser who helped direct them to available funding to meet their needs. 

Case Study 4:

Zinthya Trust

Gillian Coleman joined the Zinthya Trust and wanted to develop her leadership and management skills. She was offered free training to develop the skills needed for her new role.