Gosschalks becomes latest FEO Key Partner

Gosschalks becomes latest FEO Key Partner

Hull-based Gosschalks Solicitors has joined a number of high-profile, local companies in committing to boosting the region’s economy by becoming a key partner of entrepreneurial community, For Entrepreneurs Only.

The partnership will help to ensure that the essential work of FEO creating private sector wealth and employment in Hull and East Yorkshire, will continue to grow, further securing a strong local economy heading into 2017.

Jan Brumby, Chief Executive of FEO, commented “We're delighted to welcome Gosschalks as an FEO Key Partner at a time when there's a real entrepreneurial buzz around Hull.

“Gosschalks have an excellent reputation and are well known for giving back to their local communities, so we greatly appreciate the commitment that they are demonstrating to FEO, in helping new and existing businesses to thrive and create jobs.”

As one of the Hull 2017 ‘Bid Angels’, this is not the first time the firm has shown commitment to furthering the region’s development and reputation in recent times. Whilst maintaining their strong local base, Gosschalks’ work extends far beyond the Hull and East Yorkshire region, offering legal support to a diverse range of clients from individuals to large PLCs across the whole of the UK.

The company’s Development Director, Steve Savage, commented “We’ve always admired the work that FEO carry out and share their ambition to create wealth and jobs in our city by inspiring businesses and their key individuals to really kick on and achieve great things.”

Joining another 6 key partners, including Lloyds Bank, Cranswick PLC, KCOM, Smailes Goldie, Hugh Rice and Strawberry, Gosschalks will play a vital role in realising the FEO vision, supporting a number of FEO events and programmes, which seek to enhance the expertise of the region’s entrepreneurs.

Mr. Savage went on to say “We’re now looking forward to finding our feet and assisting with the delivery of various FEO programmes and initiatives whilst playing an important ambassadorial role to ensure that as many people and businesses as possible are able to benefit from their support.”

For Entrepreneurs Only is a Community Interest Company, made up of like-minded entrepreneurs seeking to help boost the local economy, by creating wealth and employment opportunities. Contributing £3bn to the area’s economy every year, FEO’s 130 members employ over 18,000 people in the Hull and East Yorkshire region.

 

Image Caption: Left to right, Jan Brumby, FEO Chief Executive, Steve Savage, Gosschalks Development Director, Ted Flanagan, Gosschalks Head of Employment, Nigel Beckwith, Gosschalks Head of Company and Joint Managing Partner, David Hall, FEO Founding Member

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