Join us in raising a toast to our ultimate edition of the year – and the first of 2024! As we wish you a Merry Christmas and usher in the New Year with joy, our pages come alive with captivating content – from an inspiring cover story that delves into the remarkable journey of Helen Cannon of ISON Travel to a fresh ‘Project Showcase’ by Oak Creative, showcasing their creative collaboration with The Night Yard.


The October/November edition is full of content to support you on your journey as a business executive – from inspiring SME success stories to a ‘Functional Business’ feature packed with expert legal advice. Our cover story profiles Catherine and Troy Barratt, the husband-and-wife team behind Contracts Engineering and Furnitubes, who are a shining example of entrepreneurship through acquisition. Enjoy the read!


What an issue we have for you! For August/September, our lead cover feature profiles Alex Hankinson and Flo Powell, the joint managing directors of award-winning Brighton & Hove-based B2B PR agency Midnight Communications, and on top of all the regulars, we’ve introduced a brand-new feature – ‘Project Showcase’, which puts your most recent project success stories into the spotlight.


Welcome to the June/July edition! Our cover story profiles second-generation MD James Emson of land and property auction specialist Clive Emson Auctioneers. James talks about the ups and downs of running this successful family business. Also on the features front, we catch up with Thomson Snell & Passmore CEO Sarah Henwood and Chloe Bruce of the Chloe Bruce Academy, and the focus for Functional Business is on all things HR and recruitment.


What’s inside the April/May edition of South East Business? There’s a big finance focus. For our cover story feature, we interview James Mallinson, CEO of Servo Private Wealth, who provides wealth management advice to business owners and tells us all about his company’s exceptional three-year growth. On top of this, ‘Functional Business’ looks at finance and accounting, and there’s lots more!


For the February/March edition, we’re celebrating family-run businesses! This is epitomised by our cover story feature on the family team behind Khoo Systems. For ‘Functional Business’, the focus is on the commercial property landscape and we also catch up with the founders of Crave and Brighton Gin, plus more!