A new business panel will combine the wealth of Tayside and Fife's commercial talent to steer the Tay Cities Deal to its successful conclusion, the group's chair has pledged.
Ellis Watson, the executive chairman of DC Thomson Publishing, is the chairman of the new youth mentoring project BREAKTHROUGH Dundee. Here he explains his determination to recruit an army of inspirational volunteers to transform young people's lives.
A new £1 million mentoring scheme was launched in Dundee on Tuesday evening aimed at boosting the life chances of secondary-school-aged young people who are vulnerable or have experienced care.
Ellis Watson, the chief executive officer of publishing at DC Thomson, has been recognised for his contribution to the UK media industry. Mr Watson received an honorary award of Doctor of Business Administration (Hon DBA) from Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen on Wednesday.
The Courier celebrated its 200th anniversary with a gala event at Verdant Works.