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Tech Spec Ltd, Grimsby



Graduate:         Sarah Airlie


Tech Spec Ltd are manufacturers of high quality kitchen and bedroom carcasses


Sarah Airlie completed her HND in Business Studies at the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside in 1999 and has since continued with her studies part-time to take her to degree level. 


She was on placement with Tech Spec between 13th September and 19th November 1999 and was then offered a permanent job.


For more information on this placement contact:


            Ann Durrant

Tech Spec Ltd

Unit 3 Beels Road


Grimsby DN41 8DN


Telephone: 01469 577795

e-mail: annedu  rrant@lineone.net

























Carefields Ltd, Brigg



Graduate:         Ramy Ghandour


Carefields Ltd offer contract formulating and packaging services.


Ramy Ghandour graduated from the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside in 1999 with a BA (Hons) in Marketing.  He was on placement with Carefields for ten weeks, from 11th October to 17th December 1999, after which time he was accepted onto the Frontiers scheme and went to America to work on a marketing project.


He is a good example of a ULH graduate who found a job thanks to a combination of the skills he acquired at ULH and his work-based experience?


Ramy Gandour featured in the Hull Daily Mail on 3rd March 2000.


For more information on this placement contact:


Mike Sewell

Carefields Ltd

5 Atherton Way

Riverside Industrial Estate


North Lincolnshire DN20 8AR


Telephone: 01472 840652





















Banks-Cooper Associates Ltd, Hull



Graduate:         Hugo Bjergfelt


Banks-Cooper Associates are an accountancy firm providing support to a range of SMEs.


Like Simon Banks-Cooper, Hugo Bjergfelt is a graduate of Hull University. He started a ten-week placement at Banks-Cooper Associates in Hull and hopes to stay on at the firm after its completion.  Banks-Cooper are supporting his study of the professional accountancy CIMA qualification at the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside.


For more information on this placement contact:


Simon Banks-Cooper

Banks-Cooper Associates

St James House

24-30 St James Street

Hull HU3 2DH


Telephone: 01482 322260

























BWB Training Ltd, Hull



Graduate:         John Cox


BWB Training is a local company providing high-quality training to local people and effective business services to local commerce and industry.


John Cox graduated with a BA (Hons) in Media XXX in 1999 and was unsure of his next move. As a mature student he had a variety of skills and life experiences, including writing and recording music and playing in a band.


During his placement with BWB Training Ltd he worked on redesigning the company literature, but economics dictated that the company was unable to offer him employment. John now has a much better focus on his career direction and has gained a lot of extra experience as a result of the placement.


For more information on this placement contact:


Bernard Piper

BWB Training Ltd

50 Ryde Avenue

Hull HU5 1QA


Telephone: 01482 473377

e-mail: bwbtraining.karoo.co.uk