East Herts is filled with thriving businesses that are continuing to learn from one another and helping each other grow. There is a great community spirit amongst companies, with everyone wanting each other to succeed. They also like to keep us entertained on social media so we thought it would be a good idea to highlight some of our favourites.
Paradise Wildlife Park
All PWP’s platforms are insightful ways to look at the day-to-day life of the zoo. They also provide you with interesting animals facts – not just the ones they have at their delightful park. PLUS you also get to see all their latest babies, this includes their adorable jaguar cub who was born on 2nd April.
Their YouTube channel gives you an insight into what’s going on and how the animals are treated. If you’re looking for something interesting – and sometimes cute – follow Paradise Wildlife Park on all channels.
Active Broxbourne is a great account for all ages to follow. If you’re looking at getting back into sport or would like to find out new ways to get fit, you can find everything you need on their Twitter account. With the summer holidays approaching, you’ll even find great summer camps your children might like to join in with.
If you want to know everything going on in East Herts then here’s a good account to follow! McMullens have been brewing beer and ale in Hertford since 1827 and are now keeping us up to date with all things Herts via their social platforms. They also get up to a lot of cool things themselves such as bringing the horse and dray back to Hertford, Ware and Hoddesdon, as well as bringing back to life some of their classic trucks to deliver the beer.
If you have a sweet tooth, you need to give Simmons Bakers a follow. Your mouth will be watering when looking at their posts. You even get to see how all your favourite treats are made. This is like a treat in itself! So follow Simmons to see how a great local business is getting on… as well as deciding what to have for lunch and dessert!
Hertford Castle don’t just post about their beautiful grounds, they post about everything going on in Hertford. If you want to know what’s going on this weekend or during the summer holidays, you can just take a browse through their social channels and see everything you may need to know.
You may think that in following a farm/farm shop, you’ll just see lots of products on your timeline, but Foxholes has a lot of wit and charm to it. They post photos of all their animals growing, and even have a bit of a laugh and a joke on there as well.
The Giving Machine
The Giving Machine is based in Bishop’s Stortford and is growing at an amazing rate! You can donate money through it to so many brilliant charities just by clicking through to a shopping site on their website. It really is a simple and fabulous idea. They’re great to follow on social because you get to see how the charities are doing as well as a whole host of events going on in the East Herts area.
There are so many other great businesses to follow in East Herts, for example, the companies that have come together behind Ambition 2017:
If you want to know everything that’s going on in East Herts, the Hertfordshire Mercury and the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce are perfect for you to follow. Businesses also need to know what other companies are getting up to, so keep your eye on them in the Hertfordshire Business Independent timeline.
Professional services are an important part of your business. If you’ve been inspired to raise the stakes in your digital marketing, follow Cariad Marketing – we like to give lots of useful tips and advice. If you want any insurance tips, look no further than Ashbourne Insurance. Maybe you’d like some help with your accounts – if so, HB Accountants is a great account to follow. Or for financial advice try Skeltons Wealth Management. Every business should be covered for any situation, so if you want to talk anything through with a legal professional, follow Curwens Law. And when your business expands and you need help finding the perfect new staff member, then give So Skilled a like on Facebook.
Estate agents Via Properties are great to follow as well as they’re great at making sure you see events going on in Hoddesdon and the surrounding towns and villages.
Remember there’s still time to save £20 on your ticket to Ambition 2017 if you buy your ticket before 31st July, so book now! At only £75, it’s more than affordable and you’ll learn so much about sales and marketing. Grab your ticket here.