North West Business Update - with TheBusinessDesk.com
Throughout the day on the hour and half hour Manchester Business Radio brings you the top regional business stories direct from the offices of TheBusinessDesk.com - the only website dedicated to North West business news.
Opening a business? Taking on staff? Launching a new product? If you have a story to share use the form below and you may appear in one of our updates.
And here's your chance to see the faces behind the voices that bring you the latest from the region's business sector each day on Britain's first dedicated business radio station.
Joanne Birtwistle - Publications Editor
Joanne has spent her entire journalistic career working in business news. She joined TheBusinessDesk.com as deputy editor when it launched in the North West in 2008 and is now editor of all supplements and special publications .
Joanne joined TheBusinessDesk.com from Crain's Manchester Business, where she was a senior business reporter.
Prior to that she was a journalist with Insider magazine for more than three years, where she worked on a wide range of news and features as well as being editor of many of its supplements and contract print publications.
Nick Jackson - Deputy Editor
Nick joined TheBusinessDesk.com in January 2015 from his home town newspaper The Bolton News, where he was business editor.
He has also been a news reporter, feature writer, entertainments editor, news sub editor and sports writer/sub during his marathon 31 year stint at the Bolton paper.
Prior to that Nick worked at The Bury Times after completing his NCTJ training at what is now UCLAN in Preston.