Settle Business Development Centre, North Yorkshire

As lead consultant for the Erskine team, Yvonne Deane, co-ordinated desk research, formal quantitative surveys, qualitative investigation with local businesses and business planning techniques to outline the services and accommodation required by local businesses. Working with award winning Bauman Lyons Architects to undertake a site appraisal, the study concluded with production of an outline business plan for the Service, together with an evaluation of the fundraising prospects.