Business Support

Keith Jackson(MA (Dist) MIPM) from Thomas Jardine & Co

Keith Jackson is Partner of 5th generation Thomas Jardine & Co, Member of the Institute of Place Management.  Expert in Small Business Development and Supply Chains with a wealth of experience mentoring, running focus groups, research, and director of the Guild Co-Working Space in Carlisle.

Previous experience includes running successful retail business, setting up the Guild Coworking space, mentor for Lancaster University UStart program (aimed at students, alumni and staff setting up their own businesses) Researcher for Centre for Regional Economic Development, Business Lecturer University of Cumbria, Vice Chair Carlisle Food City, research support for business support with University of Cumbria

Currently working on:

  • Mentor with Cumbria LEPs Cumbria Accelerator Program
  • Mentor for private clients
  • Developing a program for an executive retreat based in the Lake District