Get back to basics and grow your business


    Growing your business isn’t easy; you’ve survived start-up, you’ve developed a solid client base, you’ve built an engaging brand, and created a unique product or service… But what’s next? You’ve worked hard on building your business up from the ground, putting all the hours possible in to ensuring […]

News from the Test Valley Business Awards

Nicholas Parsons. Test Valley Business Awards 2015. Pictures Andy Brooks 07963 177276

About the Awards As you know, I’ve been a member of the Test Valley Business Awards Steering Committee for a few years and, on 21st April, we celebrated our 11th annual Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony at The Lights, Andover. During this fantastic evening attended by nearly 200 people, together […]

Nicole says “G’day” from down under


My main assistant and protégé – the talented and entrepreneurial Nicole, who deals with photography, graphic design and artwork – made 2015 her own as he set off during the first week of January, on a brave and exhilarating journey, half way across the world to the unique and diverse […]

Success Breeds Success

Betteridge's Brewery win champion beer at Hampshire's OctoberFest 2014

As you know, we specialise in increasing brand awareness, managing campaigns and coming up with practical solutions that can have a real impact on business. We pride ourselves on having the perfect combination of youth and experience – I myself have over 25 years worth of experience in creating marketing […]

Cartoonist Graham Shaw publishes informative, innovative book on business communications and skills development.


Having worked with Cartoonist Graham Shaw for several years, I am very pleased to share the news that he was recently commissioned to write a book on business communication; helping businesses to develop their skills of drawing & illustration to ensure their key messages stand out. Whether it’s in emails, […]

Bulpitt Print win local award

Bulpitt Print Ltd win the Basepoint Small Business of the Year 2014

Having worked with local company Bulpitt Print for many years (rebranding them, building their website and providing support with additional creative services) I felt them very worthy of a nomination at this year’s Test Valley Business Awards. So you can imagine my joy to see them announced as winners! Now […]