We’re here to help

If you’re a North East business looking for free, impartial, expert, and one-to-one support and advice on everything from Brexit to the coronavirus pandemic, look no further than the North East Growth Hub.

Our experienced team can guide you through the business support, and finance and funding available to help your business thrive in 2021.

Whether you’re struggling with new rules because of the UK’s exit from the European Union, or your business has been impacted by COVID-19, help is available and we can make sure you get the right support for your individual business.

Eligibility Checker

To meet with a Connector, your business must be located in the North East LEP area (Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland). Before booking an appointment, check your postcode here.

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Please fill out your details below and one of our Connectors will be in touch as soon as possible. Alternatively call 0191 561 5468

Meet the connectors

Ken Arnold

Ken Arnold

Ken thrives on being able to help business owners and their businesses to help themselves.
Specialities
Business Support, HR, Information Management, Marketing
Mobile: 07920 184 719
Karl McCracken

Karl McCracken

Karl thrives on being able to help business owners and their businesses to help themselves.
Specialities
Marketing, Operations Improvement, Overhead Management
Mobile: 07920 184 719
Craig Harrison

Craig Harrison

Craig thrives on being able to help business owners and their businesses to help themselves.
Specialities
Internal Growth & Market Access, Marketing and Project Management
Mobile: 07920 184 719