In Durham, our people make the difference.

Here, you will find a uniquely supportive and collaborative community of loyal individuals with rigour and resilience, intelligence and ideas, humour and humility; qualities and character that make businesses great. Our people are our strength, our inspiration and our advantage — they are good for business, your business.

In Durham, business is Powered by People. 

INVEST IN DURHAM

Quality of life, supportive networks, available sites and great transport links are just some of the things your business could benefit from by moving here.

PEOPLE STORIES

Our ‘People Stories’ showcase our county through the views and opinions of the people behind our businesses. Hear what Durham has to offer, from those already thriving here.

BE PART OF IT

Already here and want to know how you can benefit from being part of our initiative? Powered by People gives you ways to tell others about our strengths.


Every movement needs a manifesto.
And this is ours.

 

 “There’s a real appetite for business and
genuine desire for success here.”

Richard Kirk,
Chief Executive Officer, PolyPhotonix