THE Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has named senior hardware engineer Naomi Mitchison from Edinburgh as its Young Woman Engineer of the Year, with the organisation saying the award is a step towards creating more much-needed female role models in the industry.
SIR Tom Hunter has shown faith in the long term prospects for house builders in Scotland with a £100 million investment in a scheme for a new village in West Lothian in spite of making hefty losses in the sector in the past.
Last month Glasgow Chamber of Commerce together with the Herald launched our ??Inspiring 500?? campaign to find mentors for young people who are not starting out in life with the advantages so many families take for granted.
ENERGY business SSE has altered the leadership team at its electricity networks businesses, saying it expects that the move ??will help achieve the operational and financial performance that customers and investors are looking to us to achieve over the next eight years??.