Merry Christmas from all at Dragonfly PR
It’s that time of year again when we’re getting into the Christmas spirit and we really would like to wish everyone, our clients, suppliers, colleagues and business contacts, a very Merry Christmas.
We hope you enjoy the Christmas break and we look forward to working with you in the New Year.Read More
Envirovent highly commended at National Business Awards
Our client ventilation manufacturer, EnviroVent is celebrating being highly commended at this year’s National Business Awards in the category Best Small to Medium-Sized Business of the Year.
Now in its 14th year, the prestigious award ceremony took place at the Grosvenor House Hotel on 10th November where 1,200 guests gathered in anticipation for this year’s winners to be announced.Read More
Sheffield Family Holiday Fund appoints Dragonfly PR
We’re really excited to be supporting the Sheffield Family Holiday Fund as we have recently been appointed to provide PR support for the charity.
The charity’s Trustees contacted us following a recommendation from Investec Wealth and Investment in Sheffield. The charity, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, provides free holidays to hundreds of families in the Sheffield area every year that otherwise would not have the finances to be able to afford it.Read More
Our client Tarmac supports charity firework display
The community firework display being held by Buxton Round Table and Buxton Lions went with a bang thanks to a donation from Tarmac’s Tunstead site.Read More
IoD South Yorkshireâs going for gold with events programme
Members of the Institute of Directors (IoD) South Yorkshire will be treated to a tour of the world renowned Sheffield Assay Office on Thursday 3rd December by Sheffield Assay Master Ashley Carson.
Attendees will be given the opportunity to learn about the Sheffield Assay Office’s fascinating history, take a tour of the marking hall, view the stunning silver collection and hear more about the historic practice of testing and hallmarking precious metals, such as gold, silver and platinum.Read More
New operations director for our client 3Squared
Emma Marshall, former Managing Director of Technophobia in Sheffield, has joined software development company 3Squared as Operations Director.
With over 15 years’ experience in the digital and technology sector, Emma was part of the senior leadership team which tripled the size of Technophobia over a four year period and led the £6.4m acquisition by Capita in 2010. Since the acquisition, she has since spent four years as managing director, with the company rebranding to G2G3 digital earlier this year.Read More
Lord Lieutenant presents Queens Award to our client PEGL
Sheffield-based President Engineering Group Ltd, a manufacturer of specialist products to the industrial gas and energy sectors worldwide, hosted a special event recently to mark the official presentation of the Queens Award for International Trade to the company by the Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire Mr Andrew Coombs, on behalf of HRH Queen Elizabeth II.Read More
Sheffield software developer expands with ten new staff
Sheffield software development company 3Squared has appointed ten new staff in the past few weeks to cater for the company’s rapid growth, with major new contracts secured in the rail sector.Read More
PEGL receives Queenâs Award for International Trade
President Engineering Group Ltd (PEGL), a manufacturer of specialist products to the industrial gas and energy industries worldwide, has collected its prestigious Queen’s Award for International Trade from Buckingham Palace.
PEGL’s Operations Director John Waddington attended with one of the company’s longest serving staff members, Charlie Bott, to collect its award.Read More
Sheffield cyclists raise Â£300k for charity
29 cyclists from Sheffield (including five from the Sheffield office of Investec Wealth & Investment) joined England cricket legend, Darren Gough, last week to complete an epic 300-mile charity cycle ride between the five Ashes grounds that hosted the 2005 Ashes series, 10 years on from England’s famous 2-1 series win against Australia.Read More
Cricket nâ curry night raises money for charities
Cricket and fundraising were on the menu at a hugely successful charity event held at the Aagrah restaurant in Sheffield recently, which was organised by investment firm Investec Wealth & Investment, as part of the Investec Ashes 2015 Cycle Challenge.
Over 160 people attended the event, which raised over £6k for two worthy charities – the Lord’s Taverners and Bluebell Wood Childrens’ Hospice.Read More
PEGL takes a hike and raises money for charity
Three Sheffield business people have successfully completed the National Three Peaks Challenge – climbing Snowdon in Wales, Scafell Pike in England and Ben Nevis in Scotland, to raise over £1,000 for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research.Read More
PEGL apprentices inspire young engineers
Bradfield School were the winners of the ‘Get up to Speed’ Innovation and Design challenge, working in partnership with Sheffield based President Engineering Group (PEGL).
For the project, PEGL set the team of 11 year 9 pupils from the school the challenge of designing a display stand to show scaled down models of their valves to be used in the company’s reception and exhibition area. Pupils worked with apprentice engineers from PEGL to design and manufacture the stand, which displayed six valves.
Eminox highlights NO2 solution as Supreme Court orders immediate action on air pollution
29 April 2015: The Supreme Court today ordered the UK government to produce new air quality plans by the end of 2015, for zones exceeding NO2 limits on air quality.
As both central government and local authorities search for solutions to achieve these plans, Eminox Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of emissions reduction technology, informs the public that technology is available that can reduce NO2 by more than 95%.Read More
President Engineering Group secures Queenâs Award for International Trade
President Engineering Group Ltd, a manufacturer of specialist products to the industrial gas and energy industries worldwide, has secured the prestigious Queen’s Award for International Trade.
Sheffield-based PEGL is one of only 105 firms in the UK to achieve this prestigious accolade (for International Trade), which is due to its outstanding overseas sales growth over the last three years.Read More