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Linda Ling, co-founder of Oxfordshire-based business, Fleximobility, is delighted to have been awarded an MBE for services to people with disabilities in the 2020 New Years’ Honours List.

Linda has dedicated her 37-year career to helping people with mobility issues and is currently the Managing Director of Fleximobility, a company which provides Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) from its Oxfordshire base in Carterton.

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A few months ago, I was retained to find a medical executive for a growing biotech. The Hiring Manager set forth all of the expected criteria during our briefing and then something extraordinary happened. “You don’t need to find me a pretty CV,” she instructed. “I am happy with a messy one. You know, its ok if you find someone with diverse experiences or who took some time off or traveled the world or whatever.” As the proud owner of a messy – aka nontraditional career path - CV, I was ecstatic with this instruction.

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From the outside, and often the inside too, the adventure travel industry appears fuelled by testosterone and facial hair. Bucking this stereotype is Katy Willings, who has been in charge of organising some of the World’s most renowned adventures, including the longest and toughest horse race on Earth, a hair raising long distance paramotor challenge and a motorbike ride across the Globe’s largest frozen lake.

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Wye Valley Brewery is delighted to announce Abbie Gadd’s appointment as Head of Sales & Marketing, a new role that is set to absorb her existing position as Marketing Manager.

Abbie will be one of three women in senior management positions at Wye Valley Brewery, out of a possible five, something rarely seen in an industry that has been typically male-dominated. The new role follows Abbie’s impressive track record overseeing the Brewery’s new product development and marketing, during which time Wye Valley Brewery has seen a dramatic 30 per cent increase in sales.

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A London-based entrepreneur has created an exciting new scheme for startups. Jamie Doyle has joined forces with a host of well-known business leaders to launch Secrets of the Startup, offering new businesses the opportunity to network with and learn from successful businesses. Green & Black’s chocolate, Nubian Skin and Liz Earle Wellbeing are among businesses taking part in the first networking event of the scheme.

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