Business is booming in Kent, with a record number of new start-ups pushing the total number of Kent companies to a record high – according to new figures reported today by Kent Business.
2014 represented an incredible year for entrepreneurship in Kent, with 13,223 new businesses being registered at Companies House (against a previous high of 12,599) and the county’s total number of firms swelling to over 88,000 – another record sum!
Click here to read the full story from Chris Price on Kent Online.
Or view the full set of findings from Inform Direct by clicking here.
There are now 26% more companies active in Kent than there were five years ago, providing clear evidence of a strong and sustained bounce-back from the financial crisis of 2007/8 and setting a very positive backdrop for this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE, celebrating 10 years as the county’s leading business event on Wednesday 13th May at the Kent Events Centre near Maidstone.
REGISTER ONLINE to join the 10th Anniversary celebrations on 13th May 2015
For information about exhibiting – or participating at the Marketing or Start-Up events on 20th October 2015 – call Tom Healing or Emily Taylor at Revolution Events on 01892-820930.