Net Zero challenge issued to governments as HALO Kilmarnock and Net Zero Nation launch carbon reduction initiative for SME sector

Dylan Macdonald HALO Kilmarnock

Ayrshire’s small and medium enterprise (SME) businesses have a new route to increase the sustainability of their businesses following a landmark deal between HALO and Net Zero Nation.   Meanwhile, Marie Macklin C.B.E., Founder and Executive Chair of the HALO Urban Renewal Company, has called on governments to provide more financial support for SMEs as they strive to lower their …

HALO’s global plans highlighted with visit from Scottish Cabinet Secretary for External Affairs

Dylan Macdonald HALO Kilmarnock

Angus Robertson MSP, the Scottish Government’s Cabinet Secretary for the Constitution, External Affairs and Culture, today (24.08.22) visited the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre in Kilmarnock to witness first-hand how the world class facility is not only helping businesses and local communities in Ayrshire but planning to grow on an international scale.

HALO #RockMe Café set for take off

Dylan Macdonald General News, HALO Kilmarnock

The HALO Kilmarnock’s #RockMe Café is set to open this week and will be operated by, The Coffee Press, a local favourite, who will offer all tenants and visitors a sustainable menu supported by locally sourced ingredients.

HALO Kilmarnock and Israel share net zero vision

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

The HALO Urban Regeneration Company continues to forge strong relationships with Israel following an international hybrid event held today (1st June) in Kilmarnock. Marking the start of the HALO’s summer programme the hybrid event, ‘Energy Transition to Net Zero – UK & Israel Perspectives’ saw representatives of Israel visit the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre to explore a future collaboration …

HALO lights up to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

To mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Lord Malcolm Offord, the UK Government’s Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Scotland, has switched on the HALO Kilmarnock’s light in purple – a nod to the official colours of this week’s celebrations. This year, Her Majesty the Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service. …

UK Government Minister visits award winning HALO

Dylan Macdonald HALO Kilmarnock

Lord Malcolm Offord, the UK Government’s Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Scotland, today visited the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre to see first hand how the world class facility is setting the standard for low carbon energy sites across the UK.

Spreng Thomson on hand to support new businesses at The HALO Kilmarnock

Dylan Macdonald HALO Kilmarnock, Spreng Thomson

In collaboration with the HALO in Kilmarnock, the Spreng Thomson team will offer all new businesses based at the HALO Innovation and Enterprise Centre a tailored PR and communications consultation session. Alongside this, our team will also host a PR and communications workshop twice a year covering a range of topics including media relations, brand management and digital strategy.

Global leader in financial services finds sustainable home at The HALO Kilmarnock

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

PRA Group’s UK operations commit to 15 years in Kilmarnock community The HALO Urban Regeneration Company has announced PRA Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRAA), a global leader in the nonperforming loan industry, as the anchor tenant of Kilmarnock’s HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre (HEIC), bringing career opportunities and a 15-year commitment to the town. The US-based PRA Group employs 300 people across …

Chairman of Israel Electricity Authority, Yoav Katsavoy, visits The HALO Kilmarnock

As COP26 gets under way, Chairman of Israel Electricity Authority visits The HALO Kilmarnock

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

As The HALO Kilmarnock’s international reputation continues to grow, the close-to-completion HALO Innovation and Enterprise Centre today played host to a delegation headed by Yoav Katsavoy, Chairman of the Israel Electricity Authority. Mr Katsavoy was in Kilmarnock as the guest of East Ayrshire Council (EAC) who chose The HALO as Kilmarnock’s best example of an innovative development that prioritises sustainability …

HALO Kilmarnock joins forces with new digital partner Commsworld

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

The HALO Kilmarnock has teamed up with Commsworld, the Scottish digital connectivity specialist, in a partnership that will ensure the HALO development is amongst the most connected in the country when it opens its doors this autumn. The partnership will see Commsworld provide communication solutions for the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre (HEIC), currently completing construction, and the HALO’s low …

HALO Kilmarnock shines as a beacon of hope during Mental Health Awareness Week

Mark McIntyre HALO Kilmarnock

The HALO Kilmarnock is being officially illuminated bright green this week as a beacon of hope for Mental Health Awareness Week. The colour green was chosen as it is the colour of Samaritans Scotland whose Ayrshire Branch, based in Kilmarnock, approached the HALO to be the first community organisation to be highlighted in this way at Kilmarnock’s newest building. Samaritans …