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For Wolfestone Translation, exporting is key to growth strategy

For Wolfestone Translation, exporting is key to growth strategy

Posted on 27/02/2013, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 1 Comment

By Kate Madley
Anna Bastek, co-founder of multi-award winning company, Wolfestone Translation, is at the forefront of supporting exports in Wales and the UK.
Founded in 2006, Wolfestone has enjoyed rapid growth as more and more businesses require translation services … Read more

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‘If you have no experience of travel and the outside world, it looks like a barrier. To me it looks like an opportunity and an advantage,’ says Laura Tenison

Posted on 18/01/2013, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
In 2012, leading mother and baby brand, JoJo Maman Bébé, opened 11 UK retail stores, adding to their already impressive portfolio.
Heading into 2013, the brand is set to deliver new UK outlets and expand into international … Read more

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JoJo Maman Bébé, 20 years later and still growing

Posted on 16/01/2013, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
Laura Tenison, a self confessed serial entrepreneur whose endeavours started from childhood, has grown one of the UK’s leading mother and baby multichannel retailers and is expanding internationally.
Now entering its 20th year of trading, JoJo … Read more

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‘The beauty of football is that there are more member countries in FIFA than the United Nations,’ says FAW chief executive

Posted on 10/12/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
Born in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, raised in Herefordshire and educated in Hull, Jonathan Ford is now based in Cardiff as the chief executive of the Football Association of Wales.
He brings to Welsh football a wealth of experience … Read more

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High-tech entrepreneur Sir Terry Matthews says start local but think global

Posted on 14/11/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
“Don’t forget that there is a massive world out there.”
That was the message from Wales’s first billionaire, Sir Terry Matthews, to Welsh businesses in an exclusive interview with Wales World Wide this week.
Visiting Swansea University … Read more

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Rhodri Morgan says there are big opportunities for Welsh business in Argentina

Posted on 09/11/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
Argentina’s rugby team is in Wales this weekend for the first match of the autumn international series at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium.
This match is well-established in the sporting the calendar, but do we give much thought to … Read more

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‘Sport is a key driver for brand Wales,’ says Chief Executive of WRU

Posted on 02/11/2012, in Interviews, News, Uncategorized, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
Roger Lewis started his career working for some of the world’s most renowned musical institutions, managing music production houses and record labels, but in 2004 Lewis returned home and now heads up one of Wales’s most prized … Read more

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Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium will host RWC 2015 matches says Roger Lewis

Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium will host RWC 2015 matches says Roger Lewis

Posted on 26/10/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
Welsh Rugby Union chief executive Roger Lewis has confirmed Wales will definitely stage some of matches as part of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, hosted by England.
The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff is currently on a shortlist … Read more

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Welsh exporters should ‘take their time to learn the culture of target markets’ says Molson Coors boss

Posted on 25/10/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
It’s been almost thirty years since Molson Coors boss Peter Swinburn left Wales to pursue a career in international markets.
Peter’s early career was spent selling Bass beer to local pubs in Cardiff.  Since then he has … Read more

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Hayley Parsons says Wales has ‘everything’ Gocompare needs

Posted on 15/10/2012, in Interviews, News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Welsh International Business Achiever series
By Kate Madley
In six short years Hayley Parsons, founder and chief executive officer of Gocompare.com has grown one of the UK’s most successful insurance comparison services from Newport, South Wales.
The start-up, established in … Read more

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