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Mark Proctor - Chairman

Mark first started Tyneside Connect in 2011, originally with Seminars taking place in PC World Silverlink. Now Tyneside Connect has grown to have several breakfast meetings each month.


Chris Johnson - Secretary - Website Development

C Johnson Web Development Ltd provides online services throughout North Tyneside and Newcastle upon Tyne. Specialising in Website Design & Development, C Johnson Web Development Ltd strives to build up a reputation for websites which look good, work well for your users and generate strong leads for your business.


Maggie Cottier - Treasurer

Maggie of MSC Computer Training helps people to enjoy using their computer programmes providing workshops on all Microsoft Programmes and also Sage Accounts. She was the dedicated Microsoft Trainer for staff at the University of Northumbria for almost 20 years delivering Word, Excel and other Microsoft workshops to groups of up to 12 staff and so has a proven track record. She also specialises in training employees of SME's on computer programs, creating bespoke and one to one training packages which are economical and help staff to save a lot of time. Everybody is welcome to take advantage of one hour of training free of charge. If no further sessions are required then that is not a problem. If further sessions are required these can be arranged at times and dates to suit the customer. Training can be from a mixture of levels and a mixture of programmes, it is all about what the customer needs. Workshops are also arranged on a regular basis at venues throughout the North East of England so contact us if you would like to attend or arrange a session. Website: Email: Mobile: 07710384537.


Anne Morrison - Committee

Anne, Psychological Therapist helps people lead a happier, healthier life. The type of issues clients come to her for help resolving include: anxiety, stress, panic attacks, phobias of all types, interview or exam nerves, sleep issues, weight loss and eating issues.  She works with clients in various ways, including clinical hypnotherapy, cognitive behavioural hypnotherapy, eye movement techniques, NLP, BWRT and life coaching.  Anne works with clients from consulting rooms in Gosforth and North Shields.  She also works with clients via skype and telephone.  You can find out more about her on  If you want to make an appointment or discuss an issue please call her on 07905735457.


Angela Tuplin - Committee - Graphics Design

Ang has been a committee member of Tyneside Connect since 2011. “I enjoy being a part of a business networking community, and I genuinely believe that Tyneside connect is capable of opening doors for SME’s because of its relaxed, friendly yet professional environment” Alongside the network, Ang is a managing director at NE Display, your local large format print specialists. Offering an end to end print service from design to print and installation, creating graphics that elevate your business and show off your brand. Angela Tuplin - Print & Production 7 Larch Court Elm Road West Chirton Ind Est North Shields Tyne & Wear NE29 8SG. Direct Line 01912893502 Mobile 07903930857 Website Facebook Twitter


Helen Kay

Helen of HMK Legal is an experienced employment law specialist who works with employees, SMEs, charities and not for profit organisations, helping them with their employment law / HR issues.In addition to helping with day to day issues such as grievances, sickness absence, performance management and disciplinary issues, Helen can also produce employment contracts and policies and procedures which are tailored to the individual business. Helen also works with employees to help them with issues in the workplace and to negotiate favourable settlement terms if leaving an organisation. She is experienced in Employment Tribunal litigation, representing both individuals and businesses/charities.She also carries out independent disciplinary and grievance investigations and can chair hearings and appeals. Helen offers a free initial consultation and reduced rates for individuals and charities/not for profits. Website: Telephone: 0191 406 6303 LinkedIn: Twitter: @HMKLegalEmpLaw


Jamie O'Neill

Jamie has been on the Tyneside Connect Committee for over 3 years. Now working for local leading WiFi specialists, KBR.


Mike McCoy

Mike of ME PAT Services Ltd  We are a friendly local family business promoting the awareness of electrical safety via Portable Appliance Testing for a vast variety of commercial, care, health, industry, Business Centre and home office based businesses. Our aim is always to provide a high quality service, creating continuous year after year on-going business relationships.  Based North of Newcastle allows us quick and easy reach of the North East such as; Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Cleveland, County Durham and of course, Newcastle upon Tyne.   We pride ourselves as a very unique and sometimes quirky business, but no matter what, our emphasis is always on electrical safety. Our background has been for many years in the corporate sector so we pride ourselves on the level of client service provided; in fact we have over 30 testimonials on our website!  Our approach to electrical safety through Portable Appliance Testing is summed up in our brief, but powerful tag line that has served us well since the creation of ME PAT Services Ltd many years ago; "WE REDUCE COSTS AND WE PROTECT LIVES!" 07865 923716


Carol Charlton

Carol Charlton Carol and the team at Executype PA offer administration, call answering and virtual office services to individuals, SME’s and large businesses alike throughout the North East of England and the UK. Carol has over 30 years’ experience and promotes customer excellence as a high priority for the business and the team. The team are based at Town Hall Chambers Conference and Business Centre in North Tyneside and from there they operate their unique call answering service which can include booking appointments for those clients who require it.  You can connect with Carol over a number of channels: Facebook: Linkedin: Twitter:  


Jim Morrison


Martin Pearce

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Tyneside Connect gives you the opportunity to tell others about your business, and in general have a laid back networking session over a choice of breakfast.


Business networking is a great way to find new contacts and to tell other companies about your business. By building up relationships with other businesses in your local area means that you are laying the foundations to be remembered and recommened by the business owners you meet at Tyneside Connect.