The One Point has recently pledged its support to For Entrepreneurs Only by becoming the groups key partner. The partnership will help the Community Interest Company to continue the excellent work they do in helping local entrepreneurs create wealth and jobs in Hull and East Yorkshire.
FEO is made up of like-minded entrepreneurs in Hull and East Yorkshire, representing successful businesses of all sizes and sectors. Its members currently employ 22,000 people and contribute £3.3bn to the local economy each year. The group is passionate about improving the local economy and run peer-led programmes and events throughout the year.
The One Point are an award winning Managed Technology company based at the Bridgehead Business Park in Hessle and provide a Single Point Of Contact for the technology needs of the private and public sectors including the NHS.
Martin Lauer, MD of The One Point has been an active member of FEO since it set up, and also helps to deliver the FEO Step Change for Growth programme. He is looking forward to strengthening The One Point's relationship with FEO, as he explains:
“FEO is an incredible force for regional growth and the Step Change For Growth Programme has been a cornerstone to our growth here at The One Point over the 6 years since the course was first run by David Hall. I am incredibly proud to become a Key Partner of FEO and hope to continue to motivate others, like me, to take an active role in its success.”
For Entrepreneurs Only now has a total of seven local key partners including Cranswick plc, Gosschalks, Hugh Rice, KCOM, Lloyds Bank and Smailes Goldie.
Jan Brumby, FEO’s Chief Executive, is looking forward to working with The One Point throughout the year, as she explains:
“I’m proud to welcome The One Point as a key partner. Martin and his team are a fine example of a local business success story, with great aspiration, ambition and customer focus. They are very supportive of FEO’s mission and vision and based locally, giving something back to the local economy. Their support, along with that of our other valued key partners helps us to continue the great work our members do in helping entrepreneurs to start, develop and grow their businesses. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank them all for their support and involvement.”