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Aston Ventures

Aston is proud to have so many entrepreneurial alumni. This directory is designed to showcase the companies that Aston graduates have built and help you to connect with them. 

Blue Ocean Consulting
Graduate: Dr Basel Hammoda
Course: MBA 2014
Company: Blue Ocean Consulting 
Company activities: Provides local businesses support to overcome challenges caused by the increased competitiveness and openness to global markets
Company email: basel.hammoda@gmail.com
Facebook details: Blue Ocean Consulting
Twitter details: @BlueOceanCons
Company website: http://blueoceanconsulting.co.uk

Phone number:  0743 890 5620

Virtalent
Graduates:Sam Wilson and Ellie Bekalo
Course: International Business and Modern Languages 2014
Company: Virtalent Ltd
Company activities: Virtalent is an online workforce platform that matches busy entrepreneurs with a talented UK university student, who will act as their Virtual Assistant
Company email: hello@virtalent.com
Facebook details: Virtalent
Twitter details: @virtalent
Company website: http://www.virtalent.com
Phone number: 0121 667 7144

Graduate: Ibn Arabi Elgoni
Course: MSc International Business & Strategy
Company: Media Corner
Company activities: Full Service Digital Media Consulting
Company email: elgoni@gmail.com         
Company website: http://themediacorner.ae/

Mediasent

Graduate: Nicholas Fulcher
Course: BSc Computing for Business, graduating in 2015
Company: Mediasent, established in May 2013
Company activities: Mediasent is a multimedia digitalisation studio which is bringing the past into the future by preserving outdated memories including images, film and audio by transforming them into digital copies that will last for future generations.
Company email: nick@mediasent.co.uk
Facebook details: Mediasent
Twitter details: @mediasent
Company website: www.mediasent.co.uk
Phone number: 07818483838

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Graduate: Kamaljit Aujla
Course: Accounting for Business, graduated in 2009
Company: House Hunt Limited, established 2012
Company activities: Student & Residential Letting Agency
Company email: kamaljit.aujla@househuntltd.co.uk
Company website: www.househuntltd.co.uk
Phone number: 07837088825

Omarketing

Graduate: Rose Ross
Course: International Business and German, graduated in 1990
Company: Omarketing Limited, established in 1998
Company activities: Omarketing is a specialist boutique B2B tech PR and Marketing consultancy. Storytelling and technology are our passions. Client experience includes listed tech leaders to emerging startups disrupting the technology and business status quo. 
Company email: rose@omarketing.com
Twitter details: @o_marketing
Company website: www.omarketing.com
Phone number: 07976 154 597

WOWIE

Graduate: Jeeven Bisal
Course: Business Management & Public Policy, graduated in 2016
Company: WOWIE, established in 2014
Company activities: I have just released a new Iphone App could WOWIE (Words Of Wisdom Inspire Experiences). My App is a place where people can post pictures of 
Company email: bisaljs@aston.ac.uk
Twitter details: @WOWIEapp
Company website:www.wowieapp.com
Phone number: 07919372499

Viva

Graduate: Gary Blowers
Course: International Business & Management, graduated 2010
Company: VIVA Aspire, established 2009 
Company activities: Business strategy, brand development, marketing planning, design communications
Company email: gary@viva-aspire.com
Twitter details: @GBVIVA / @VIVA_Brum
Company website: www.viva-aspire.com  
Phone number: 07787515560

Vercossa

Graduate: Muntazir Panjwani
Course: BSc Business, Computing & IT, graduated 2008
Company: Vercossa, established 2008
Company activites: Branding, web design and digital marketing services for small and medium businesses.
Company email: hello@vercossa.com
Company website: www.vercossa.com
Twitter details: @Taz_Panjwani
Phone Number: 07878 761 700

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Graduate: Luke Hultquist
Course: Managerial & Administrative Studies, graduated 2005
Company: Halo Corporate Finance Ltd, established 2005
Company activities: Halo provide financial solutions for businesses…from a working capital loan for £100k, a fleet of vehicles for £2m, or a software lease for £20k. We use our own funds or broker to the market. We also offer finance solutions to help sell your product.
Company email: luke@hcfl.co.uk
Company website: www.hcfl.co.uk
Phone Number: 0845 450 1966

air consulting

Graduate: Adrian Rhodes
Course: Management, graduated 2004 
Company: AR Consulting, established 1998
Company activities: Research and evidence-based strategy development. Sounding board. Assistance with major negotiations; business and brand planning, other key document drafting /editing. Qualitative and Secondary (“desk”) research.
Company email: adrian@arconsulting1.com 
Company website: www.arconsulting1.com

Inspire

Graduate: Ben Smith 
Course: International Business and Modern Languages, graduated 2009
Company: BKSK Inspire, established 2013 
Company activities: BKSK Inspire is a social enterprise which seeks to inspire current and former youth offenders with enterprise, through training, mentoring and support. All enterprise support is offered under the ethos of by young people for young people. 
Company email: ben@bkskinspire.com 
Company website: www.bkskinspire.com 
Twitter details: @BKSKInspire 

SigmaPro

Graduate: Chris Rees
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2000
Company: SigmaPro, established 2004
Company activities: We are a global training and consulting company that works with organisations that want to improve performance. We help them develop a deep understanding of business improvement methods, using Lean, Six Sigma, and change management techniques.
Company email: chris.rees@sigmapro.com 
Company website: www.sigmapro.co.uk
Facebook details: SigmaPro Ltd
Twitter details: @SigmaPro_UK
Phone number: +441676532470

QSTEP

Graduate: Gurnam Selvarajah
Course: MSc Business Studies, graduated 1997
Company: QSTEP Limited, established 2011
Company activities: QSTEP is a partner you can rely on to help your business achieve success by planning and delivering strategies to enhance business growth and training programmes to develop your staff and management teams. With over 15 years’ experience of delivering
Company email: enquiries@qstep.co.uk
Twitter details: @qstepltd
Facebook details: QSTEP
Phone number: 07989357344

Colco Scientific
Graduate: Colin Shandley
Course: Applied & Human Biology, graduated 1998
Company: Colco Scientific, established 1998
Company activities:  We buy and sell good quality Secondhand Laboratory & Medical Equipment, worldwide. Ranging from HPLC, Mass Spec, GC etc right down to Balances, Centrifuges, Microscopes etc. How may we help you?
Company email: sales@colco.co.uk

Company website: www.colco.co.uk
Facebook details: Colco Scientific
Twitter details: @ColcoScientific

 

Venostic
Graduate: Dominic Sumpter
Course: MSc Mechanical Engineering, graduated 1994
Company: Venostic, established 2013
Company activities: Vensotic evolved from consultancies that wanted to provide customers with impartial advice, guidance and strategy with all aspects of their IT and vendor management. We are a collaboration of experienced and respected advisors.
Company email: dominic.sumpter@venostic.com
Company website: www.venostic.com

Phone number: 07766367915

Miascape
Graduate: Dr Duncan Bury
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 1996
Company: Miascape Ltd, established 2004

Company activities: Miascape changes thinking to change lives at an individual, team, organisation and country level.
Company email: duncanbury@miascape.com 
Company website: www.miascape.com
Facebook details: Miascape
Twitter details: @miascape
Phone number: 07720076043

GradQuiz
Graduate: Finian O'Kane
Course: Management & Strategy, graduated 2013
Company: GradQuiz, established 2012
Company activities: We provide companies with a graduate attraction platform to ensure they are bringing in the right talent.
Company email: fin@gradquiz.com

Company website: www.gradquiz.com
Twitter details: @gradquiz
Facebook details: GradQuiz
Phone number: 07830320340

 

Food Portfolio
Graduate: Chris Greenway
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 1998
Company: Food Portfolio Partners, established 2008
Company activities: We provide a sales and marketing service for food manufacturers into the UK and European market; for foodservice, cash & carry and B2B. We can evaluate the potential for ambient, chilled and frozen products and help find sales and/or market growth. 
Company email: chris@foodportfoliopartners.com

Company website: www.foodportfoliopartners.com
Phone number: 07710486140

Morgan Potter
Graduate: Dr Morgan Potter
Course: The Aston DBA, graduated 2010
Company: Morgan Potter Consulting Ltd, established 2011
Company activities: We provide expert advice to business owners and enterprise leaders on the following disciplines: succession planning, managing successful exits, business advice to existing businesses, claiming HMRC R&D tax credits.
Company email: morgan@morganpotterconsulting.co.uk

Company website: www.morganpotterconsulting.co.uk
Twitter details: @mpc21
Phone number: 07870649207

 

Consestimate

Graduate: Georgi Shulev
Course: MSc Strategy and International Business, graduated 2011
Company: Consestimate, established 2013
Company activities: Consestimate is an open financial estimates platform, which enables investors and analysts to share forecasts with peers and find the fundamental value of public companies.
Company email: info@consestimate.com 
Company website: http://sneakpeek.consestimate.com
Facebook details: Consestimate 
Twitter details: @Consestimate
Phone number: +359884644358

Oramoss
Graduate: Jeff Moss
Course: Management & Computer Science, graduated 1993
Company: Oramoss Ltd, established 1997

Company activities: IT Consultancy, specifically BI, Data Warehousing and Big Data.
Company email: jeff.moss@oramoss.com 
Company website: www.oramoss.com
Phone number: 07973670414

Atlantic Spring
Graduate: Kayode Ogunbanjo
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2013
Company: Atlantic Springs Consulting, established 2012
Company activities: IT Consulting Services (CRM and ERP),  we provide Intelligent Solutions for Smart Homes, Malls, Hotels and Offices. 

Company email: kayode@atlanticsprings.co.uk
Company website: 
Phone number: 07949293223

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Graduate: Kyla Skinner
Course: International Business and German, graduated 1994
Company: The Jarrah Consultancy, established 2003
Company activities: Jarrah is a specialist copywriting, brand language & creative communications consultancy run by professional copywriter Kyla Skinner. Based in Warwickshire, Jarrah boosts businesses of all types and sizes UK-wide by making words work harder for them.
Company email: hello@jarrah.uk.com
Company website: www.jarrah.uk.com

Cross Ocean
Graduate: Matthew Sesay, Akim Kamangira
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2014
Company: Cross Ocean Healthcare Ltd, established 2013
Company activities: Employment Business and Recruitment consultancy. We provide agency staff to NHS institutions and Care Homes
Company email: info@crossoceanhealthcare.com
Company website: www.crossoceanhealthcare.com
Twitter details: @crossoceanhealt
Facebook details: Crossoceanhealthcare
Phone number: 0208 6945309, 07707069073, 0845 459 0106

 

Mabox
Graduate: Tim Hallac
Course: Managerial & Administrative studies, graduated 1990
Company: Mabox, established 2001
Company activities: We’re a B2B marketing agency providing a unique combination of commercial understanding, strategic expertise and cut-through creativity. Our clients include Vodafone Enterprise, Symantec, and Experian.
Company email: tim@mabox.co.uk
Company website: www.mabox.co.uk
Twitter details: @maboxmarketing
Phone number: +7905166585
ToGo Holdings
Graduate: Toby Goldblatt
Course: Combined Honours, graduated1997
Company: ToGo Holdings, established 2005 
Company activities: Digital technology, strategy and marketing services for global organisations
Company email: tobygoldblatt@yahoo.co.uk

Company website: www.togoholdings.com
Twitter details: @tobygoldblatt
Phone details: 447711588222

Gateway Sales & Marketing

Graduate: Saïd Khan
Course: Combined Hons - French with Society & Government, graduated 1993
Company: Gateway Sales & Marketing Ltd, established 2012 
Company activities: B2B Telemarketing including Appointment Setting, Lead Generation, Database Management, Market Research, Event Planning
Company email: info@g-sm.co.uk 
Company website: www.g-sm.co.uk
Twitter details: @GatewayMrktng
Phone details: 08451778866  

Midas

Graduate: Richard Reid
Course: Sociology and Politics, graduated 2011
Company: Midas Creates, established 2012
Company activities: Midas offers the full package when it comes to developing your ideas, conceiving, creating and establishing your businesses image, message, and market appeal utilising; market research, marketing plans, Brand development & creative development
Company email: richard@midascreates.co.uk 
Twitter details: @midascreates
Phone number: 07984097727  

PRwilson Media
Graduate: Paul Wilson
Course: International Business and German, graduated 1993
Company: PRwilson Media, established 2012
Company activities: Run PRwilson Media a social media consultancy helping small businesses and non-profits make a difference. Dedicated family man, Rotarian and sports fanatic!
Company email: paul@prwilsonmedia.com

Company website: www.prwilsonmedia.com
Twitter details: @prwilsonmedia
Phone number: 0772 589 6888

 

BeSocial360

Graduate: Sabeen Armani
Course: European Master in Management, graduated 2012
Company: BeSocial360, established 2012
Company activities: BeSocial360 helps businesses worldwide use social media to its full potential. Services include social media strategy planning, social media profile design, social media management, and educational programs.
Company email: info@besocial360.com 
Company website: http://besocial360.com
Twitter details: @besocial360
Facebook details: BeSocial360

Graduate: Raghav Pardal
Course: The Aston MBA, Finance, graduated 2010
Company: Ambica's Planet Education, established 2013
Company activities: Overseas Education Consultancy
Company email: ambicaseducation@gmail.com

Phone number: +91-9818006296

ArthemaxX

Graduate: Arnaud Claude Febvre 
Course: Managerial & Administrative Studies, graduated 1996
Company: ArthemaxX Business Services, established 2010 
Company activities: Our agency offers premium business solutions in the fields of translation, localisation, editing and proofreading. We account for differences in your distinct markets and adapt your products and services to your local needs. 
Company email: translations@arthemaxx.com 
Company website: www.arthemaxx.com
Phone number: +358 44 0494945

 

Class Careers
Graduate: Christos Orthodoxou
Course: Business and Management, graduated 2011
Company: Class Careers, established 2013
Company activities: An online platform that connects employers directly to school leavers through the power of live video.
Company email: chris@classcareers.co.uk
Company website: www.classcareers.co.uk
Phone number: 07449 984 776
The Chat Shop
Graduate: Joe Bush
Course: Business and Management, graduated 2014
Company: The Chat Shop, established 2012
Company activities: The Chat Shop integrate real people into digital environments, working to optimise the online experience through live chat. They provide a range of consultancy, implementation and managed services, improving conversion and customer service.
Company email: joe@thechatshop.co.uk
Facebook details: The Chat Shop

Twitter details: @chatshopjoe 
Company website: http://thechatshop.co.uk
Phone number: 07799475157

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Graduate: Susanne Evans
Course: BSc (Hons) Managerial and Administrative Studies, graduated 1997
Company: Feldspar Consulting Limited, established 2007
Company activities: We provide HR, Training and Change Management support to large and small businesses ranging from complex, long term projects to one off HR support and advice.
Company email: susanne@feldsparconsulting.com
Twitter details: @feldsparconsult

Company website: www.feldsparconsulting.com
Phone number: 07799 648767

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Graduate: Heidi Harris
Course: MSc Financial Management and Control, graduated 2000
Company: Harris & Harris Accountancy Services CIC, established 2004
Company activities: Specialist accountancy, training and consultancy services for social enterprises, Community Interest Companies (CICs) and charities across the UK.
Company email: info@harrisaccountancy.co.uk
Facebook details: Harris & Harris Accountancy Services CIC
Twitter details: @harrisandharris

Company website: www.harrisaccountancy.co.uk
Phone number: 07530 428738

Whisk
Graduate: Nick Holzherr
Course: International Business and Modern Languages, graduated 2009
Company: Whisk.com, established 2012

Company activities: Whisk.com is a digital shopping list tool that helps the world discover, organise, cook, shop, enjoy and share food better.
Company email: hello@whisk.com
Company website: www.whisk.co.uk
Facebook details: Whisk
Twitter details: @Whiskteam

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Graduate: Debbie O'Connor (nee Coulson)
Course: IBML (French), graduated 1985
Company: Motivating Mum, established 2010
Company activities: Motivating Mum is a website that provides support and advice to mums who are thinking of setting up in business. We have business mentoring, networking meetings and workshops.
Company email: debbie@motivatingmum.co.uk

Company website: www.motivatingmum.co.uk
Facebook details: Motivating Mum UK
Twitter details: @motivatingmumuk

Codevate
Graduate: Samuel Alan Jones
Course: Computer Science, graduated 2013
Company: Codevate Limited, established 2013
Company activities: Software development, mobile applications, web applications, bespoke software.
Company email: info@codevate.com

Company website: www.codevate.com
Phone number: 07745545927

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Graduate: Stephanie Chamberlain

Course: 10,000 Small Businesses, graduated 2012
Company: Magic Milestones Limited, established 2007
Company activities: Magic Milestones is a management consultancy that supports companies when launching digital products
Company email: enquiries@magicmilestones.biz
Company website: www.magicmilestones.biz
Twitter details: @magicmilestones
Phone number: 07794534786

 

Matrix
Graduate: Michael Barrows

Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 1997
Company: Matrix Marketing & Management, established 1997
Company activities: Business consultancy, marketing, Internet marketing, mobile marketing, business coaching, staff development.
Company email: michael@matrix-mam.com
Company website: www.matrix-mam.com
Twitter details: @matrixmam
Phone number: 07974 210797

Academy of English
Graduate: Dr. John Goodyear
Course: BSc in Modern Languages with a Placement Year Abroad / MA in German Cultural Studies, graduated 2005
Company: Academy of English, established 2008
Company activities: Delivery of English language in Oldenburg, Germany (teaching, translation, language trips, interpreting, examinations).
Company email: goodyear@englisch-oldenburg.de

Company website: www.englisch-oldenburg.de
Phone number: +49 (0)1522 8987544

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Graduate: Safia Begum
Course: BSc Business and Management, graduated in 2015
Company: Imagine Forest
Company activities: Imagine Forest is an online virtual world aiming to improve the reading and writing skills of children, primarily aged between 4 to 12
Company email: info@imagineforest.com
Twitter details: @imagine_forest 
Company website: www.imagineforest.com
Bookwithmatt

Graduate: Mathias Arongo
Course: BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management, graduated in 2012
Company: BookwithMatt.com Ltd, established in 2013
Company activities: Hotel Booking Agency: providing personal booking service to business and leisure travellers
Company email: enquiries@bookwithmatt.com
Twitter details: @BookwithMatt
Company website: http://bookwithmatt.com/
Phone number: 03330124149

Sushi Time

Graduate: Gaik Samsonian
Course: IBAM, graduated in 2013
Company: Sushi Time, established in 2014
Company activities: Sushi Time (Sushi Restaurant) TIME TO INDULGE yourself Each one of us, deep in our hearts, has love – love for exquisite food. We want to offer a product that you have never tried before. Something so tempting that you would want to come again and ag
Company email: haik.samsonyan@mail.ru
Facebook details: Sushi Time Birmingham 
Company website: www.time4sushi.co.uk
Phone number: 07428259770

One Minute London
Graduate: Nelson Sivalingam
Course: BSc Business and Management, graduated 2011
Company: One Minute London, established 2012
Company activities: The UK's first video guide to eating and drinking in London, where you can explore the vibe of a venue through a 60-second video trailer before using the interactive buttons to make a booking without ever having to leave the video.
Company email: nelson@oneminutelondon.com
Twitter details: @OneMinuteLondon
rendeevoo
Graduate: George Christoforakis, Jorn Vanysacker
Course: MSc Strategy & International Business, graduated 2010
Company: Rendeevoo ltd, established 2012
Company activities: Rendeevoo is a mobile application that flirts responsibly. We want our users to flirt in real life, not in a chat room. We offer a complete service where we do both the match, and the making. Our customers can book a rendeevoo in just a few taps.
Company email: george@rendeevoo.com

Company website: www.rendeevoo.com
Twitter details: @rendeevoo
Phone number: +447564064516

 

Graduate: Karen Parnell
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2004
Company: Trifit, established 2013

Company activities: Fitness company specializing in coaching and personal training for athletes, companies and individuals who want to meet their full potential and health and fitness goals.
Company email: karenparnell01@hotmail.com
Twitter details: @kmparnell
Phone number: 447825427636

Africabound
Graduate: Sylvia John
Course: MBA - Master of Business Administration, graduated 1997
Company: Africabound Adventures Ltd, established 2006
Company activities: Africabound Adventures is an independent safari operator based in the West Midlands – UK, specialists in bespoke safaris to Zambia, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa; including East Africa - Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi and other neighbouring countries.
Company email: sylviajohn@africaboundadventures.com

Company website: www.africaboundadventures.com
Facebook details: Africabound Adventures
Twitter details: @AfricaAdventure
Phone number: 01675481700

Oaken Palace Records
Graduate: Sven Lohrey
Course: MSc Work Psychology & Business, graduated 2012 
Company: Oaken Palace Records, established 2012
Company activities: Charitable record label that donates all profits of record sales to environmental organisations. Bands choose an endangered animal from the IUCN redlist, and dedicate their album to the respective species.
Company email: oakenpalacerecs@gmail.com

Company website: www.oakenpalace.com
Facebook details: Oaken Palace Records
Phone number: 07553723981

Toyboy
Graduate: Mike Bandar
Course: Management and Strategy, graduated 2011
Company: Toyboy Warehouse, established 2007
Company activities: Toyboy Warehouse is the UK's largest dating agency specifically for older women and younger men. Toyboy Warehouse was the first site within this niche and has successfully matched over 5,000 couples.
Company email: mike@toyboywarehouse.com

Company website: www.toyboywarehouse.com
Twitter details: @ToyboyWarehouse
Phone number: 07535669202

MIMI
Graduate: Jess Baker
Course: Work Psychology & Business, graduated 2007
Company: Make It Make It Ltd, established 2013
Company activities: MIMI 100% Natural Skincare. In a Kit. Simple and fun to make at home. The recipes can be tailored to your skin type. Made fresh, stays fresh, so no need for parabens, SLS etc.
Company email: jess@makeitmakeit.com

Company website: www.makeitmakeit.com
Facebook details: MIMI 100% Natural Skincare. In a Kit.
Twitter details: @MakeItMimi
Phone number: 02086217575

Be inspired
Graduate: Ravinol Chambers
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2008
Company: Be Inspired Films, established 2009
Company activities: Video strategy, Video production, Animation, Video training, Live streaming of events, Expert speaker/panelist, Guest blogger.
Company email: ravinol@beinspiredfilms.com

Company website: www.beinspiredfilms.co.uk
Facebook details: Be Inspired Films
Twitter details: @beinspiredfilms
Phone number: 07949639699

Trigger
Graduate: Mike Bandar
Course: Management and Strategy, graduated 2011
Company: Trigger Experiences, established 2008
Company activities: Trigger Experiences is a paintball activity provider operating in the West Midlands and South East. The business is focused on the student market as well as employing & training student sales teams.
Company email: bookings@triggerexperiences.com

Company website: www.TriggerExperiences.com
Phone number: 07535669202

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Graduate: Arham Khan and Perry White
Course: MSC Marketing Management, 2011
Company: Whitesaò, established December 2013
Company activities: Whitesaò is an online platform that showcases emerging visual artists and their work. We are the lens that creates original video content to promote talented artists.
Company Email : info@whitesao.co.uk
Company website: www.whitesao.co.uk
Facebook details: Whitesao 
Twitter details@whitesao
Phone number: 07775765001

Door Ironmongery

Graduate: Gaurav Singhal
Course: MBA 2014
Company: Door Ironmongery Ltd, established 2014
Company activities: Established as a mail order business in 2014 in Birmingham, Door Ironmongery Ltd operates through a web store. The main focus of the company is to become one of the leading suppliers of Door Furniture fitting products
Company Email: info@doorironmongery.co.uk
Company Website: http://www.doorironmongery.co.uk
Facebook: Door Ironmongery Ltd

Twitter: @DoorIronmongery
Phone number: 0
743 4444 333

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Graduate: Mr. Jahan Hussain
Course: BSc Honours in Medical Product Design
Company: D A CNC Services
Company activities: Engineering company that can design and develop any products that need to be fabricated, machines or any specialised processes.
Company Email: info@dacncservices.co.uk
Company Website: http://www.dacncservices.co.uk

Pycno
Graduate: Nikita Gulin
Course: BSc in Management and Strategy
Company: Pycno

Company activities: Sensors that monitor key parameters of the soil and environment
Company Email : nikita@pycno.co.uk
Company website
www.pycno.co.uk
Twitter details
: @pycno

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Graduate: Ibn Arabi Elgoni
Course: MSc International Business & Strategy
Company: Evolving Geosystems Technologies, established 2010 
Company activities: Geographical Information Systems consulting and systems integration.
Company Email : info@evolving-geosystems.com
Company website
: evolving-geosystems.com

Bean2Bed

Graduates: Matthew Roberts and Max Game
Course: BSc Marketing with Honours, graduated in 2005 and 2004
Company: Bean2Bed.com, established in 2005
Company activities: Bean2Bed.com retails a unique, award-winning, foam filled, bean bag that swiftly transforms into an unbelievably comfortable guest bed. The UK manufactured product range are available in colours and materials to suit the décor of any room.
Company Email: sales@Bean2Bed.com
Company website: http://bean2bed.com/
Facebook details: Bean2Bed
Twitter details: @Bean2Bed

Phone number: 07951290923

KSL

Graduate: Alec Anderson
Course
: Mechanical Engineering, graduate 1985
Company
: Koolmill Systems Limited, established 1989
Company activities
: Koolmill is UK engineering improving the world. Millions live daily with food and fuel poverty and for 3.3 billion people, rice is life. Koolmill's sustainable IP is set to transform a globally significant industry - making a difference to many.
Company Email
: aston@koolmill.com
Company website
: www.koolmill.com
Twitter details
: @koolmill

Graduate: Georgios Kafasis
Course: MSc Process Analysis & Development, graduated 1983
Company: Thessalian Chemicals, established 1988
Company activities: Water & waste water treatment.
Company email: theschem@otenet.gr
Phone number: 0030-6984022661
Ardent
Graduate: Matthew Last
Course: Civil Engineering, graduated 1992
Company: Ardent Consulting Engineers Ltd, established 2005
Company activities: Transport and infrastructure planning/engineering advice to the land development and property industry, including preparation of Transport and Flood Risk Assessments to support planning applications for new development proposals.
Company email: enquiries@ardent-ce.co.uk

Company website: www.ardent-ce.co.uk
Twitter details: @ArdentConEng

Karn Carbon Company
Graduate: Nishant Kumar Karn
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 2013
Company: Karn Carbon Co Pvt Ltd, established 1990
Company activities: LAM ( Low Ash Metallurgical) coke manufacturer which is made from coal after carbonization. It serves as the raw material for Steel plants, Ferro - Alloys , Producer gas plants etc. We also deal with Calcined petroleum coke , Raw petroleum coke and Coal.

Company email: karncarbon1990@yahoo.com
Company website: www.karncarbon.com

 

Ideal Cases
Graduate: Tristan AH Prince
Course: BSc Marketing Management, graduated 2004
Company: The Ideal Corporation Ltd, established 2012
Company activities: Ideal is the UK based designer and producer of smart phone, tablet and e-reader fashion cases. We offer a wide range of cases and our unique web personalisation platform allows business and consumers alike to create a case to match their own brand.
Company email: tristan.prince@theidealcorp.com
Facebook details: Ideal Cases 

Twitter details: @idealcases
Phone number: 07841911269

ConsultEP
Graduate: Paul Simon
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 1992
Company: ConsultEP (Simon and Simon Ltd.), established 1992
Company activities: We help manufacturing companies avoid and fix supply chain and operational problems. Our aim is simply to help our clients to deliver real tangible results at pace.
Company email: paul.simon@consultEP.eu.com

Company website: www.consultep.eu.com
Phone number: 07802204581

Competitive Innovation
Graduate: Simon Gainey
Course: BEng Chemical Engineering, graduated 1988
Company: Competitive Innovation LLC, established 1996 
Company activities: We help consumer product companies research, design, and develop new product and package ideas from developing consumer inisights, understanding technology, through the design process, to creating solutions that can win in the marketplace.
Company email: info@competitiveinnovation.com

Company website: www.competitiveinnovation.com

Graduate: Tony Farmer
Course: Electrical Engineering, graduated 1976
Company: Just Plane Flying Ltd, established 2000
Company activities: Commercial and operational support for the global air transport industry.
Company email: tony@tfarmer.fsbusiness.co.uk 
Hacketts Pipeline
Graduate: Jason Ford
Course: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, graduated 2013
Company: Hacketts Pipeline, established 1934
Company activities: Hacketts Pipeline are a UK supplier of Industrial Pipe Systems used in the transfer and storage of Air,Water,Oil,Gas and Steam.
Company email: sales@hackettspipeline.co.uk

Company website: www.hackettspipeline.co.uk
Facebook details: Hacketts Pipeline
Twitter details: @hackettspipe
Phone number: 07977 091501

Majestic
Graduate: Jennifer Louise Flavell
Course: MSc International Business, graduated 2009
Company: Majestic Engineering Solutions Limited, established 2012
Company activities: We are a turn-key solutions provider for plastics, packaging, and food and beverage industries. Full range of products including market leading patented compression moulds for closures, PET Preforms and auxiliaries amongst others.
Company email: jflavell@majesticeng.com

Company website: www.majesticeng.com
Phone number: 00841227657829

SKL
Graduate: Tim Coles
Course: BSc Managerial & Administrative Studies, graduated 1981
Company: Softley Kitchens, established 1994
Company activities: High quality fitted kitchens. Full design and installation service. Specialist products include the Saint Roch range of fitted kitchens for elderly or disabled people.
Company email: info@softleykitchens.co.uk

Company website: www.softleykitchens.co.uk
Facebook details: Softley Kitchens
Phone number: 07773 660945

Dylans Ice Cream

Graduate: Ben Govier
Course: Business and Management, graduated 2007
Company: Dylan's Ice Cream, established 2008
Company activities: Real dairy Ice Cream manufacturer. You can buy Dylan's Ice Cream from the Milk Barn, our very own Ice Cream Parlour and Cafe or the two 'Cow' Ice Cream Vans.
Company email: ben@dylansicecream.co.uk         
Facebook details: http://www.facebook.com/dylansicecream
Company website: www.dylansicecream.co.uk

Biscaf

Graduate: Khadija Aouane
Course: MSc Business Studies, graduated 2003
Company: Biscaf - Delice, established 1967 
Company activities: Manfacturing biscuits - confectionery and chocolate. 
Company email: biscaf1@menara.ma
Company website: http://www.biscaf.com

Frumtious
Graduate: Ben Smith 
Course: BSc International Business and Modern Languages, graduated 2009
Company: Frumtious, established 2013 
Company activities: Frumtious is a health conscious natural food company which produce healthy, fruit based snacks. Targeting health conscious young adults and parents, Frumtious has created a product suitable for all diets and ages, using only natural ingredients.
Company email: ben@frumtious.com     

Facebook details: Frumtious              
Twitter details:
 @Frumtious 

Logo Final
Graduate: Mike Bandar
Course: Management and Strategy, graduated 2011
Company: My Health Cards, established 2010
Company activities: My Health Cards is a socially focused enterprise working with people who have various food allergies and intolerances. The business has a range of online brands assisting users with every aspect of dealing with their condition.
Company email: mike@myhealthcards.com

Facebook details: www.myhealthcards.com, www.FreeFromuk.com, www.DiscoverFreeFrom.com      
Twitter details: @FreeFromUK
Phone number: 
07535669202

Di Valore Watches

Student: Darya Dlear Rasool
Course: International Business and Management
Company: Di Valore Watches
Company activities: Italian inspired designed watches with an innovative Japanese movement. An affordable luxury.
Company email: darya@divalorewatches.com
Company website: www.divalorewatches.com
Facebook details: Di Valore Watches
Twitter details: @divalorewatches

MIMI

Graduate: Jess Baker
Course: MSc Work Psychology & Business, graduating 2006 
Company: MIMI Natural Skincare Kits
Company activities: MIMI Natural Skincare Kits include pre-measured natural ingredients, simple instructions and mixing equipment. Simply Mix in Minutes. There are currently three products in the range: GREEN GODDESS Fresh Face Mask, SLEEPING BEAUTY Night Time Facial Oil, SWEET CHEEKS Body Rub
Company email: jess@makeitmakeit.com
Company website: http://makeitmakeit.com/
Facebook details: https://www.facebook.com/MimiSkincareKits
Twitter details: @MakeItMIMI

ESSDEE

Graduate: Drishti Doshi
Course: MSc Marketing Management, graduated 2012
Company: ESSDEE Accessories, established 2013
Company activities:Trendy and affordable accessories at your door-step
Company email: order.essdee@gmail.com
Company blog: http://essdeeaccessories.tumblr.com/
Facebook details: Essdee Accessories
Twitter details: Essdee Accessories
Phone number: 9833816691
    

Colores Connection
Graduate: Hans Alarcon
Course: BSc Management and Strategy, graduated 2011
Company: Colores Connection, established 2012

Company activities: Handmade fashion from around the world.
Company email: wear@coloresconnection.com
Company website: www.coloresconnection.com
Twitter details: @wearcolores
Facebook details: Colores Connection

Dress
Graduate: Roslyn Wheeler
Course: The Aston MBA, graduated 1994
Company: The Little Posh Dress Company, established 2012

Company activities: We are a new British Ladies fashion brand designing one style 'Little Posh Dress' in a range of colours and materials. A classic dress with a modern twist made in England.
Company email: rosl
yn.wheeler@conventus.net
Company website: www.thelittleposhdresscompany.com
Twitter details: @littleposhdress
Facebook details: The Little Posh Dress Company
Phone number: 07900 898250

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