Vantage First Independent BC To Join Programme

Commercial property specialist Vantage Building Consultancy are proud to have become a member of the Government’s Northern Powerhouse Programme.

Vantage are one of a number of businesses across the North working towards building a Northern Powerhouse in four main areas; connectivity and transport, skills, science and innovation, quality of life and culture, and devolution.

Paul Wood Senior Director and Founder of Vantage says “We are committed to assimilating the North’s growth with that of Vantage and see the Powerhouse scheme as a perfect partner for our organisation”.

“Having been in business since 2015 we have learnt that collaboration with like-minded companies and clients is the key to success. We will be applying the same approach to our partnership with the Northern Powerhouse program to encourage growth plus devolution in the region”.

“Our focus is upon bettering the high workmanship standards which have taken us to where we are today. In partnership with the Northern Powerhouse we are aiming to develop our services further and recruit like minded staff to help make this happen”.

Vantage has recently completed its’ 4th year of trading and it’s 450th client instruction which are drawn from the institutional property investment sector, blue-chip tenants, as well as investment and asset managers.

The company has recently re-evaluated its company culture with the help of the Business Growth Hub to streamline its’ focus and better relate to both staff as well as clients. The Vantage Super 8 has been born and is the basis for how future working relationships are to be established and managed.

Vantage are investing in their staff and recently took a student from Liverpool John Moore’s University. After a successful placement, he’s now returned to finish his studies, with a view to re-joining the company in 2020. Further such support to northern Universities is being investigated and hoped that the process can be repeated.

The company has grown year on year with offices established in Bristol and Newcastle during 2019, with more growth on the way for its’ head office in Manchester. The future at Vantage is bright.

Minister for the Northern Powerhouse, the Rt Hon Jake Berry MP said, “It’s clear Vantage Building Consultancy is passionate about investing in the Northern property sector and also encouraging young people develop rewarding careers so I’m delighted to welcome them to the Northern Powerhouse Partner Programme.”

“This network of businesses has a pivotal role in realising the Government’s vision for the Northern Powerhouse and I believe Vantage’s membership will make a great contribution to our shared ambition to create jobs, level up our regions and boost prosperity everywhere.”

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About The Northern Powerhouse

The Northern Powerhouse is Government’s vision for a more prosperous North with good-paying jobs for hard-working people, better roads and railways, higher-performing schools and world-beating universities.
The Northern Powerhouse Partner Programme is an essential part of creating the Northern Powerhouse.

Government is looking to build a network of partners who all believe strongly in the economic potential of the North, and support the need for a combined effort by government and business to realise that potential. There are currently over 230 businesses and organisations signed up to the Partner Programme.

More information about the Partners Programme can be found here.