100 Most Influential Women in Exeter 2018 – Winners

  We are delighted to confirm that the votes are in and that the ‘100 Most Influential Women 2018’ in the Greater Exeter area have been named. The successful nominees have been notified by email and received an invitation from our Editor, Tracey Duke, to a fabulous event at the Deer Park Country House Hotel. This will be held on the 12th February between 6h00 and 9h00pm.  Champagne and canapes will be served, amidst inspirational talks and two photographers will be on hand to take a professional photo of each phenomenal woman. We received around 500 nominations for influential women […]

An Interview with… World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper

Written by Tracey Duke, Photography Pip Andersen Brett Gosper is the epitome of charm and elegance; respectful, distinguished and with the air of a man who knows his standing in life. With a marketing career spanning over 30 years, he also knows a thing or two about product placement and branding; on a global scale. Pip & I caught up with the man at the helm of World Rugby, in Wimbledon’s Cannizaro House Hotel, to talk cutting edge innovation, sliding doors, and good old-fashioned values.  Brett, thank you so much for taking time out for me today. Our paths missed crossing on […]

The Innovation Hub of Exeter – Libraries Unlimited

Written by Stella Nicholls You don’t normally think of 3D printers and laser cutters when you think of a library, in fact the first thing that comes to mind would probably be books.  Whilst finding a good book, a digital magazine, audio or eBook is something that Exeter Library does provide in abundance, Libraries Unlimited offers so much more. Becoming an independent charity last year and running 50 libraries across Devon, Libraries Unlimited is at the heart of innovation, offering the latest technology to people, businesses, and schools across Devon.  As Exeter is the busiest of the libraries, staff are […]


Aston Manor Cider is toasting success as 2017 draws to a close with another raft of award wins. Several of Aston Manor’s premium and mainstream ciders were recognised at the International Bottle and Packer Awards with a Gold medal for Kingstone Press Wild Berry, Silver for Kingstone Press Classic Apple and Friels First Pressed Vintage and a Diploma for Knights Malvern Oak. The business also received a Gold medal and Diploma for the innovative packaging for their Friels First Press Vintage 330ml can and mini-keg. Having surpassed in August the previous benchmark for accolades in a single year, the UK’s […]

Tax Specialists Firm Aiming For ‘Best Companies to Work For’ Lists

A Nottingham-based firm of tax experts, DSR Tax Claims, spoke of their ambition to reach the 2018 list of best companies to work for. Speaking out as Consultancy UK, amongst other organisations, release their lists of the best companies to work for in this past year, tax expert and founder of DSR Tax Claims David Redfern expressed his desire for his company of tax preparation specialists to join those lists next year and explained why the firm of tax preparation specialists were already on their way. As 2017 draws to a close, Redfern expressed his delight at the successes his […]

Join Our Team!

Sales & Marketing Consultant Due to our continued success, we are looking for dynamic Sales & Marketing Consultants to join our Grow Exeter Magazine team. We are looking for bright, confident team players who are highly driven and self-motivated and who, ideally have a passion for sales and media. The role is sales/customer-oriented and involves both taking inbound calls from customers and making outbound calls to convert initial interest into sales to achieve/exceed regularly set sales targets. You will be selling from inbound telephone enquiries generated by our marketing campaigns and from making outbound calls from our database of interested […]

Leads To You – Expertly Providing Quality Leads

Written by Stella Nicholls Award Winning business, Leads To You, uses technology and the latest digital marketing techniques to supply their clients with high quality leads across multiple sectors of the market. With the advantage of a full-time, Full stack developer onboard to address all areas from server, networks and hosting environments to databases, security, and any development needs, the business has a head start when it comes to keeping ahead of the game. The team also boasts 5 digital marketing professionals who use their expertise in providing quality leads to help customers grow their businesses. The Office is equipped […]

Devon PR Expert Becomes Bestselling Author on the Day Her Book is Launched

PR expert, Lucy Matthews who lives in Devon’s delightful Totnes, has recently published her first book on Amazon and it made the number one best seller spot in under four hours. A Marvellous Reputation, 10 Lessons from My Life As a PR insider for Entrepreneurs Who Want to be Talked About, raced from nowhere to number two in all business books on Amazon – of which there are over 300,000 at any one time – and remained top of the notoriously competitive bestseller lists for PR, Sales and marketing and Advertising for over two weeks. Lucy Matthews has been a […]


Hi all, my name is Alona Kemmett and I am the Managing Director of Aquamarine Media. Aquamarine was my brainchild that had humble beginnings from a beach hut in Teignmouth in 2015. Today we are Bing Accredited, Google Partners, and have grown to a team of five who offer PPC, social media management and copywriting services. PPC is my forte. I’ve been involved in the digital marketing practice since it began 13 years ago and was employee number three at Yahoo! Europe. My team and I have built a strong reputa- tion in greatly improving the revenue and ROI of […]

Hunter and the Bear – Exclusive Interview

Written by Tracey Duke I’ll be honest catching up with Hunter and the Bear, was more than a little self-indulgent. Not only do they rock out some of the best tunes I’ve heard but they also happen to be, despite their rock star image, four of the most humble, fun and down to earth guys I know.  A favourite of music critics, across the globe, I caught up with Jimmy, Will, Chris and Gareth in Kensington High Street’s Hand & Flower to talk music tech, breaking free and social media.  So guys, first of all, thank you so much for taking […]