Project Delivery: Signpost2Grant – Associate Deyton Bell
The Client: Nwes
The Brief: To act as the Business Broker in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough for the Signpost 2 Grant business grant programme
The Work: Acting as an Associate of Deyton Bell Limited as the contracted supplier to the client, Katie was appointed to act in the capacity of Business Broker for the area of Greater Cambridgeshire and Peterborough from May 2017 to August 2018. The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) funded programme was targeted at SME businesses and provided grants to support business growth. Katie acted in an advisory role to businesses interested in the programme, responding to enquiries and supporting them through the application and claim processes. Katie worked closely with the Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership and Nwes to respond to enquiries.
The Outcome: Katie engaged directly with over 200 local businesses during the contract period resulting in 53 successful grant awards, exceeding targets to successfully allocate the available funding pot in full.