The Landmark in Burnley have announced a unique collaboration with a leading bank. The team from Barclays Eagle Labs are creating a hub within The Landmark’s highly acclaimed digital workspace to complement their network in the nation’s major cities including London, Manchester, Leeds and Cambridge.
This partnership is important for Lancashire’s thriving digital economy as founder and owner of The Landmark, Mark Crabtree, OBE, explained: “We are delighted and proud to welcome Barclays Eagle Labs to The Landmark, becoming the only independent site partner in the Lancashire region.
“This is a significant milestone, both for our current members using the unique facilities offered at The Landmark and for the wider business community. Barclays Eagle Labs will bring support and innovation for ambitious young start-ups and entrepreneurs seeking to develop their businesses.
“We look forward to working with the Barclays team and to offering our members the opportunity to access the entire UK network of Eagle Labs, opening up fantastic opportunities for future growth and collaboration.”
Eagle Labs will curate a range of activities at The Landmark including educational support for start-ups through a series of workshops, including seminars on how to start a business and how to scale up, with access to digital learning material and resident Barclays bank managers. Plans also include sector-specific events and meet-ups along with access to high growth banking specialists.
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