About Us

www.dorsetbiznews.co.uk was launched in October 2019 as Dorset’s first – and only – journalist owned and run business news website.

And we’re already the No.1 business news website in our great county.

As of midnight on 29/2/20 Dorset Biz News – launched on October 2, 2019 – had:

  • 10,614 unique users
  • 467 business stories
  • 505,327 views across all platforms
  • 5,733 ‘likes’ for our LinkedIn/Twitter posts

Founder and Editor Andrew Diprose is a qualified journalist with 40-plus years’ experience in print and online media, commercial radio, news agencies, corporate affairs and PR. His previous posts have included Business Editor of the Bournemouth Daily Echo.

With 22 separate news categories, as well as People and Biz Extra sections, our aim is to provide the most comprehensive coverage of business in the county on a free-to-access website. We also champion businesses of all sizes, but especially small and medium sized enterprises, while backing Dorset as a great place to do business.

“We have no external shareholders or interested parties and are committed to providing free, impartial and trusted business journalism.”

www.dorsetbiznews welcomes press releases, story ideas, tip-offs and feedback. See our Contact page on how to reach us.

Limited advertising slots are also available for companies and organisations wishing to promote their brands. Please contact us for more details.

Dorset Biz News Ltd is a limited company, registered in England and Wales, and based in Broadstone, Dorset. We have no external shareholders or interested parties and are committed to providing free, impartial and trusted business journalism.

For more information about www.dorsetbiznews.co.uk,  see our FAQ’s (accessed by hovering your mouse over ‘About us’ in the above menu bar).

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