Andy Swales
Andy Swales
A dedicated journalist for three decades, Andy has spent much of this time working for ITN, Sky Sports and Today’s Golfer magazine, after starting out years back at the Hackney Gazette. Since leaving Sky Sports in 2018, has spread his wings into other areas and loves writing about property and the nations rising stars in the SME business world and franchise community.
Vivup

Historic merger of two leading employee wellbeing and benefits’ companies

Andy Swales
Mar 28 '24
Vivup and Perkbox join forces following significant investment by Great Hill Partners
Be inspired and educated at this year’s SME XPO event in London Docklands

Be inspired and educated at this year’s SME XPO event in London Docklands

Andy Swales
Mar 1 '24
Former pop star is among impressive list of keynote speakers. Book your free tickets now.
Theo headlines at London’s ExCeL

Theo headlines at London’s ExCeL

Andy Swales
Feb 9 '24
TV dragon Theo Paphitis will be this year’s keynote speaker when the Evening Standard’s SME XPO event returns to London’s Docklands in April.
Swoop Funding leads the way at this year’s Deloitte Fast 50 ceremony

Swoop Funding leads the way at this year’s Deloitte Fast 50 ceremony

Andy Swales
Dec 12 '23
Prestigious award for Dublin-based technology company ‘active across four continents
UK rowers’ bravery documented in recently-premiered film

UK rowers’ bravery documented in recently-premiered film

Andy Swales
Dec 7 '23
‘Unstoppable’ celebrates Guy and David’s world record tale of endurance
Dragons’ Den star offers digital advice to SMEs

Dragons’ Den star offers digital advice to SMEs

Andy Swales
Nov 30 '23
In collaboration with Vodafone, Steven Bartlett fronts a documentary series that aims to help small business owners who are struggling with modern digital technology
The traditional ‘Full English Breakfast’ is no longer as popular as it once was

The traditional ‘Full English Breakfast’ is no longer as popular as it once was

Andy Swales
Nov 28 '23
This is the message from Bon Appetit which claims many UK workers are now choosing healthier options
The most innovative entrepreneurs in the UK announced at the Allica Bank Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2023

The most innovative entrepreneurs in the UK announced at the Allica Bank Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2023

Andy Swales
Nov 24 '23
Winners from across the UK were crowned at the Allica Bank Great British Entrepreneur Awards on the 20th of November in London
Allica Bank is new sponsor of prestigious British awards’ ceremony

Allica Bank is new sponsor of prestigious British awards’ ceremony

Andy Swales
Nov 20 '23
The Great British Entrepreneur Awards has often been described as the ‘Grammys of Entrepreneurship’
Funding specialists swoop to forge key partnership

Funding specialists swoop to forge key partnership with accounting software giants

Andy Swales
Oct 5 '23
Global collaboration announced by Swoop Funding and Sage
Netflix couple nominated for business award

‘Netflix couple’ nominated for business award

Andy Swales
Sep 7 '23
Joint-owners of hair-growth company Watermans are recognised for their work with cancer patients and those suffering from alopecia
UCX Europe announce theme for October show in London

UCX Europe announce theme for October show in London

Andy Swales
Sep 5 '23
Dara O’Briain and Hannah Fry are among a number of big names speaking at this year’s two-day tech event