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GEOFF SHEPHERD CELEBRATES IOD AWARD SUCCESS

Friday 21st July 2017 - Posted in
by Lindsey Davies

Geoff Shepherd, founder of the Yorkshire Mafia, fought off tough competition during the recent Institute of Directors (IoD) Awards when he was named as Director of the Year for SME companies.

With eight shortlisted candidates in the category, it was no mean feat as he was tipped for the top and took to the stage to collect his award.

Geoff...

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YORKSHIRE’S GREAT AND GOOD CELEBRATE A DAY DEDICATED TO THE REGION

Tuesday 18th July 2017 - Posted in Yorkshire Mafia
by Lindsey Davies

Celebrating business is just par for the course at the Yorkshire Mafia, one of the largest professional networks in the North, but a day that is dedicated to the region presents the perfect opportunity to host the largest drinks evening of the year!

Expecting to attract upwards of 500 people, The YM Yorkshire Day Drinks evening will take plac...

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Pinterest offers businesses six top tips for successful Pinning

Friday 17th June 2016 - Posted in Buy Yorkshire
by Fiona Briggs

Pinterest, the online catalogue of ideas that 100m people use to plan their everyday lives, claims companies can use it to grow their businesses and has six top tips for successful Pinning.

Speaking last month at Buy Yorkshire 2016 in Leeds, Adele Cooper, UK and Ireland country manager for Pinterest, revealed how consumers are using Pinterest...

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Vodafone: The Impact of Buy Yorkshire

Wednesday 8th June 2016 - Posted in Yorkshire Mafia
by Lindsey Davies

BUY YORKSHIRE: LOCAL FOCUS DELIVERS NATIONAL SUCCESS

Since its launch in 2011 the Buy Yorkshire Conference has been so much more than ‘just another exhibition’ attracting regional companies that measure success on the number of business cards shared.

Geoff, the organiser and founder of The Yorkshire Mafia, explains how his vision for the e...

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Changing Direction, Why Not?

Wednesday 18th May 2016 - Posted in Buy Yorkshire
by The Yorkshire Mafia

It is on to one of the headline speakers and it’s only 11.30am. Delegates are queuing up ready and waiting to hear from former MP, RT Hon Ann Widdecombe. We’re sure that there will be some interesting questions, and so it begins…

Firstly, it’s worth noting that Ann took the time to congratulate us on the exhibition and the variety of people ...

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