Social media a key driver for hospitality industry

Social media and new technology will play an increasingly important role in driving future growth in the hospitality industry over the next five years, according to a new report from Deloitte.

The firm’s Hospitality 2015 report identifies social media and new technology as two of the key trends that will shape the future success of the industry.

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Cambridge technology firms named among top 50 in UK

Cambridge remains a hotspot for technology growth, according to a list of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies, compiled by business advisory firm Deloitte.

According to the Deloitte Technology Fast 50, five of the top 50 firms in the list are based in the area. The highest overall ranked business was Ubisense, which was placed 16th.

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Call for entries for Deloitte Fast 50 Awards

A scheme aimed at identifying the UK’s 50 most successful technology companies has been launched by business advisory firm Deloitte.

Entries for the firm’s 2009 Fast 50 Technology awards have now opened and West Midlands firms are being urged to put themselves forward.

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TMT industry reduces spend on security

Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) companies have significantly reduced investment in security spending in the past year, according to a new Deloitte survey.

The business advisory firm’s annual TMT Security Survey reveals that 32 per cent of respondents have reduced their information security budgets in the past year. Sixty per cent of respondents believe they are “falling behind” or still “catching up” to their security threats.

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