Johnston Carmichael Join the FADNE Community as Partners

Jan 30, 2024

Food and Drink North East (FADNE) are thrilled to announce Johnston Carmichael as FADNE Community Partners. 

Having just moved to larger premises in Newcastle at the start of the year, Johnston Carmichael are excited to continue the work they have been doing in the North East region, especially with local food and drink businesses.

From our roots in North East Scotland, we have grown to develop a strong expertise in the food and drink sector, and we now work with over 540 food and drink businesses across the UK,” says Paul Shields, Partner and Head of Newcastle Office.

“We opened an office in Newcastle in 2019 and at the start of 2024 we moved to a larger premises. Our presence in the North East of England is growing fast and the food and drink sector remains a key area of focus for us.”

“We are delighted to join the FADNE Community as it gives us an opportunity to become part of a well established and supportive network of food and drink businesses. We are looking forward to engaging with the community, supporting events, meeting business leaders and sharing our knowledge.”

Chris Jewitt, CEO of FADNE, says, “Having such a well-respected accountancy firm such as Johnston Carmichael join the FADNE Community and see the value the work that we are doing to create a vibrant network of food and drink businesses in the North East is incredibly validating for us as an organisation”

“We’re excited for this new partnership and for the industry knowledge, expertise, and insight that Johnston Carmichael will bring to our members”

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