Hemel Hempstead has Enterprise Zone status, which means it’s part of the government’s strategy to support businesses and promote local growth. Thanks to the organisation Connect Dacorum, Hemel has a very active and supportive business community, many of whom are Business Ambassadors for the town – indeed, we are very proud to be counted as one of them.
Large and small, here are 20 of our fellow Business Ambassadors to follow on Twitter:
1 BSI @BSI_UK
The world’s first national standards agency which now helps drive excellence in 182 countries across the globe.
2 Henkel UK @HenkelUK
The parent company of brands such as Sellotape, Locktite, Right Guard and Dylon Dyes, has its UK headquarters and a Technology Centre of Excellence in Hemel Hempstead.
3 FFEI @FFEI_Ltd
Engineering of digital inkjet and life science solutions from its manufacturing facility in Hemel.
4 Brasier Freeth LLP @braiserfreeth
Chartered surveyors and commercial property experts working with the public and private sectors and offering a wide range of services.
5 Vanarama @Vanarama
Van and car leasing company headquartered in Hemel. You’ll recognise the name if you’re a football fan because they’re the National League’s official sponsor – so you can follow that too! @TheNationalLge.
6 Think Specialist Recruitment @Think_SR
An independent recruitment consultant specialising in temporary and permanent positions for head office support staff in the Hertfordshire area.
7 Squire Estates @SquireEstates
Independent estate agents selling and letting residential properties in the Hemel Hempstead area.
8 Smiths Detection @smithsdetection
A global manufacturer of detection technologies for the aviation, military, urban security and ports and borders sectors. The UK & Ireland operation is based in Maylands Business Park.
9 Prologis @prologisuk
Owner and developer of industrial and logistics property. Currently constructing Prologis Park to provide industrial and distribution space in Maylands.
10 Novo @novo_uk
Specialising in recruiting staff in seven core areas of construction with a service-driven approach to recruitment.
11 NBM Technology Solutions @NBMTechSolution
Creates and supplies bespoke data network cabling and IP/Ethernet network solutions for public and private sector companies.
12 MRO Accounts @mroaccounts
An accountancy firm working with entrepreneurs, small businesses, and family businesses as well as individuals.
13 Machins Solicitors @MachinsLaw
A leading firm of solicitors providing legal advice to individuals and businesses on all aspects of law. It is one of the few firms outside London that specialises in aviation law.
14 Lumina Technologies @LuminaTech_UK
IT managed services and cybersecurity provider with a mission to provide world-class solutions through great service, helping CEOs to sleep better at night.
15 Epson @EpsonUK
Hemel hosts the UK head office of innovative technology manufacturer Epson.
16 Bourne Leisure @BourneLeisure
The headquarters of the travel and tourism group which owns Haven, Butlins and Warner Leisure Hotels is based in the town centre.
17 Amazon @AmazonUK
Taking up the space of six football pitches, one of Amazon’s UK Fulfilment Centres is based in Hemel.
18 Emerald Kitty @EmeraldKittyEnt
A family-run entertainment agency specialising in cabaret and burlesque acts.
19 Ten2Two @Ten2Two
Recruitment company specialising in finding roles for people looking for part-time and flexible working.
20 Eckoh @Eckoh
From its Hemel HQ, this global company provides some of the UK’s largest businesses with customer service and secure payment solutions.