Focus on youth to cement the future!

John Sayers, Managing Director at Hodgson Sayers, discusses why it’s so important to seek out and nurture our region’s talented youngsters. As a person who entered work as an apprentice and then became a Managing Director, no one needs to tell me about the great opportunities that this path offers young people. When I started...... Read more

Reflecting back on 35 years in business

Editorial by Executive Chairman William Hodgson Success is a journey not a destination, how true are those words. After surviving 35 years in an often unpredictable industry including too many recessions, our philosophy has always been to never stand still! A business must change or it will stagnate and this is why we have no...... Read more

Shining the spotlight across the region

With our recent success winning a prestigious national award for a pitched roofing project with client ISOS Housing, we have our fingers crossed to bring home an award a little closer to home. The NE Business awards aims to shine the spotlight on a range of companies from across the region, with us being one...... Read more

Flying the flag for the North East

Editorial by MD John Sayers Reflecting on a great day for Hodgson Sayers winning a prestigious industry award in London As a team, we had been eagerly anticipating our attendance at the London Housing Consortium (LHC) Awards, held at St Paul’s conference centre in the capital. The LHC is a not-for-profit consortium set up to...... Read more

A week in the life: Colin Howey

Colin Howey, Contracts Manager at Hodgson Sayers, shares an insight into what a typical week can look like for him. For me, every week differs depending on the workload and the projects that we may be preparing for or currently working on. Myself and fellow Contracts Manager, Paul Cowen, look after roughly 30 men and...... Read more