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Ronnie Park

Ronnie Park, Managing Director and co-founder of Glasgowbased OneSearch Direct (www.sphonesearch.co.uk). Ronnie has overseen the rapid growth of the company from a Scottish property search business with a £3 million turnover and 24 staff in 2001, to the largest search provider in the UK with a turnover of £12 million and 160 staff. Ronnie oversaw the acquisition of Surveys Online in 2004, anticipating the launch of the government backed Home Information Pack (HIP) initiative, due to become mandatory in June 2007. The company is now gearing up to become a major ‘wholesale' content supplier of searches and home condition reports to the leading national HIP providers and is targeting a turnover of £50 million by the end of 2007.

Stephen Park Brown

Stephen Park Brown, Managing Director of NVT Computing (www.nvt.co.uk), Scotland's largest, privately owned independent IT services company. Following two acquisitions last year, of Wisdom IT Holdings and design agency Flame Multimedia, the enlarged NVT Group now employs over 70 people serving around 700 clients and generates revenues in excess of £7 million.

The NVT Group is one of the few IT companies in its size range which remains highly profitable and debt-free, with a strong cash flow and an enviable customer base among blue chip companies, the public sector and SMEs. The company has previously announced its intention to grow by acquisition as well as organically and further acquisitions are anticipated.

Margaret Lang

 Margaret Lang, Chief Executive, Intelligent Office UK (http://www.intelligentofficeuk.com/).   Margaret joined the organisation in January 2001 having spent the previous 2 years working in the field of Document and Information Management with Bowne Business Solutions in New York. During her time with Bowne revenues within her division grew by 33% and profit by 37%. Margaret was instrumental in changing the national structure and role of the client services organisation and developed an Account Management Programme and Key Account Strategy that were implemented across the US.  Her clients included 11 out of the top 13 New York Investment banks as well as many leading legal firms. Prior to joining Bowne she worked with Williams Lea in London.

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Venue information

Dakota Hotel Shawfoot Road
Eurocentral Business Park
Motherwell
Near Glasgow
ML1 4WJ

0870 2208281

Chairman

Margaret Lang

Speakers

  • Ronnie Park,
  • Stephen Park Brown

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