This year's Bishop's Stortford Means Business was declared a big success - and the majority of exhibitors were optimistic about their financial future
A stint working with double Olympic gold medallist Dame Kelly Holmes served business owner Joanna Foulser in good stead.
Their former colleagues at the Jackson Square branch could soon be back in work as Hays Travel is taking on all 555 Thomas Cook stores in the UK.
A team from Tees raised over £8,000 for mental health charity Mind as they conquered the London 10 Peaks Challenge
Growing family-run garage MARS (Matt's Auto Repair Services) has taken on a fourth technician and invested in new technology to keep up with demand
The Bishop's Stortford community pub is in the running for two accolades at this year's Hertfordshire Business Awards
Having worked with footballers and ballet dancers, James Boyd is using his vast experience to help people reach their rehabilitation goals
Architects, chauffeurs, image consultants and coffee vendors will be amongst the exhibitors at this year's Bishop's Stortford Means Business
Chambers of commerce for Herts, Essex, Cambs and Suffolk, representing 6,450 firms, have written a joint letter to UDC leader and Government minister
Genmar IT boss Garry Moore says: "Many businesses we work with treat IT as some sort of necessary evil... like dodgy relatives or Brexit"
A group of 26 are in training for the event on September 15 with the support of businesses in and around the town.
Teams braved the rain to take part in a series of traditional challenges at Thremhall Park, Start Hill.