The North East 's leading independent business support organisation, RTC North, has once again expanded by adding four new appointiess to its ever-growing team.
Joining the company as programme manager for Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and Innovate2Succeed, Sarah Pavlou has worked in International Expansion for more than 20 years delivering new brands, products and services into various markets across the globe. Sarah is well equipped to help businesses reach tap into their innovative potential and demonstrate their opportunities nationally and internationally. Sarah said:
“I am delighted to join RTC North, we are a company with an abundance of talent in numerous different sectors that deliver our own experiences, lessons learnt, knowledge and skills that we have already tried and tested to save businesses time and money.”
The latest to join the Scaleup North East team is Steve Attwell. Steve has had a long career in technology and business services formerly being managing director of Sage Group plc’s SMB business as well as Utilitywise. Born in the North East Steve is passionate about the region, its culture and is excited about sharing his experience to help the regions businesses scale. Scaleup North East launched in January 2018 is delivered by RTC North in partnership with the North East LEP. Jason Legget, programme director of Scaleup North East commented:
“We are really pleased to welcome Steve to the Scaleup North East team, his appointment absolutely complements our existing expertise and his experience will enable us to work with many more of the region’s fast-growing technology and software businesses.”
Rachel Tang joins the company as project officer working part of Enterprise Europe Network (EEN). Following completion of her masters in multidisciplinary innovation at Northumbria University Rachel is looking forward to applying her education into the workplace.
Ex journalist and communications specialist, Sarah Spence joins the business as marketing manager. Having worked in the industry for over 10 years, Sarah is an experienced marketing professional who has worked with both small and more developed companies. Sarah will be overseeing the growing marketing team here at RTC and will be focusing on shaping and delivering the marketing strategy, ensuring RTC remains in the spotlight.
Andrew Buckley, chief executive at RTC North said:
“I extend a huge welcome to our newest recruits. Their knowledge, experience and enthusiasm will help us to grow and maintain our excellent reputation helping businesses to innovate, improve their competitiveness and access new markets.”