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Haines Watts and North East Times collaborate to drive recovery

North East Times Magazine is delighted to announce a collaboration with entrepreneurial accountancy and business advisory firm Haines Watts.

The corporate partnership will see the organisations work together to boost Haines Watts’ brand positioning and visibility in the region.

Supported by North East Times Magazine’s skilled and experienced media team, the relationship will highlight and champion Haines Watts’ work and successes with business owners through a series of in-print advertorial features and associated digital support.

The collaboration comes after North East Times Magazine launched a new strategic direction.

Focused on investing in long-term partnerships to demonstrate value, the approach sees North East Times Magazine’s team work intimately with clients to understand their objectives before implementing tailored, multi-channelled support that delivers real marketplace impact.

A top 15 group of accountants and business advisors, Haines Watts, which has regional offices in Newcastle and Darlington, has a strong entrepreneurial spirit woven into its DNA.

Supporting the people at the sharp end of business, Haines Watts’ team works with owner managers, the real decision-makers in the region, to help them achieve their business ambitions.

As well as being strengthened by a national network, Haines Watts’ unique structure and local direction means it is able to embrace change and adapt quickly.

John Duns, director at North East Times Magazine, says: “It is fantastic to have Haines Watts join the North East Times Magazine community as a corporate partner, and we greatly appreciate the team’s support.

“After a challenging year, we are now looking forward to a period of recovery and are confident we have the strategic platform to support Haines Watts’ commitment to excellence.”

He adds: “The North East has a diverse and distinctive business community, which needs a voice more than ever in these unprecedented times.

“We are firmly committed to being the voice of the region’s business community, and dedicated to championing our area’s industry, creativity and innovation.”

Donna Bulmer, managing partner at Haines Watts, says: “We are delighted to be working alongside North East Times.

“It’s safe to say that business owners have faced a year like no other. So, with North East Times’ far-reaching platform, we look forward to collaborating with them to help owner-managers recover, adapt and prosper in the next 12 months.”

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