London, United Kingdom, January 20, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Orchard Growth, a leading provider of part-time and interim financial directors for growth companies, has launched on Twitter, the popular social media application that allows users to participate in real-time micro blogging. Followers of the Orchard Growth twitter account receive daily advice on strategic financial planning and in the lead up to Christmas received the latest tips from the Orchard Growth 2009 advent calendar of daily business growth advice. For more information, call 0845 3700 303 or visit www.orchardgrowth.com.
"We've been blogging for over a year now, and we pride ourselves on having a website that provides excellent advice and a source of up-to-date financial news," commented Ash Mehta, CEO for Orchard Growth. "We've decided to take it a step further and connect with people over Twitter as the next logical step in providing a credible and reliable source of information and advice on finance for growth businesses. We're also very active participants in a variety of organisations, and Twitter provides another way to let people know what we're up to."
Twitter has seen a huge increase in popularity over the last year, with many famous celebrities using the micro-blogging service to connect directly with their fans. "We've seen more and more businesses, and our own financial directors starting to use Twitter," explained Ash. "It was their participation, rather than the celebrities, that convinced us that it was time to start using Twitter too." People interested in following Orchard Growth Partners on Twitter can follow them at www.twitter.com/orchardgp .
About Orchard Growth Partners
Orchard Growth Partners provides companies across the UK with financial director services, whenever and wherever growing businesses need it. Orchard Growth specialises in providing interim and part time FDs for growth businesses, providing top level financial expertise without the usual costs and complications of employing a full time finance director. Orchard Growth's finance directors have both financial and commercial acumen, and are experts in strategic business planning and business growth consulting.
Orchard Growth Partners also provides extensive help to growing businesses that are seeking venture capital funding, or other types of small business fund raising. We have extensive connections with the business angel network and provide tailored help for growth businesses at all stages of the capital fund raising process. Our financial director services also assist owners with planning their business exit strategy and also prepare for initial public offerings. Orchard Growth Partners pride themselves upon providing the financial expertise to guide a business owner through the growing pains of business expansion, freeing them to concentrate on running their business.