John James, the Managing Director of Soho Estates talks to us about his campaign to save the hospitality industry – the Soho Summer Street Festival. Along the way, he reveals David Bowie’s reason for visiting the famous Embassy Club, the ‘King of Soho’, Paul Raymond’s business philosophy, and the role they played in helping establish the Soho House brand. A conversation with someone who has been at the centre of London’s property development for decades, this is one not to miss.
Downtown Den #089 | John James in the Downtown Den
Laura Shoaf, Managing Director of Transport for West Midlands is the latest speaker to be announced at the inaugural Downtown in Businesses Planning, Property & Regeneration conference which takes place on Thursday 9th September at the world famous Belfry in the West Midlands.
Sutcliffe civil and structural engineers announce 5% profit growth in first half of financial year, multi-million pound project wins and three new director appointments
Civil and structural engineering firm, Sutcliffe, is enjoying a bumper start to 2021, announcing a 5% increase in profit for the first half of its financial year (September 2020-March 2021) compared to the same period in the previous year, as the country marks one year since the first Covid-19 lockdown began.
A Solihull-based business has raised money for food banks after committing to a virtual charity 5K and donating £100 worth of food to charity every month.