A media company, specialising in media relations; niche business publications; websites; printing and social media. Its main brand is Business Lancashire, a business focused website, daily digital newsletter and monthly newspaper, produced in partnership with the North Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce. The publication aims to highlight good news business stories, whilst providing a network for business interaction.
The Samuel James Group also exclusively owns four other North West digital based brands (Business Manchester; Business Merseyside; Business Cheshire and Business Cumbria) as well as the PR agency, The Press Release People. Other publications include the six-monthly Your StartUp Lancashire and the annual Your Wedding Day in Lancashire.
In April 2018, the Group produced a high-quality publication, on behalf of the Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire, to celebrate Her Majesty, The Queen’s involvement with The Commonwealth and Lancashire.
Sam Whitear and Andy Mann co-own The Samuel James Group.