Here For Growth was set up by Eppie Sprung after 10 years of working in the public, private and third sectors.

With an extensive track record of providing business support, Eppie has worked with organisations ranging from sports clubs to technology firms and from voluntary groups to management consultancies.

Her broad range of experience has enabled her to develop an extensive skill set that can be applied cross-sectorally.

  • Social Return on Investment Practitioner
  • Participatory Appraisal Practitioner
  • EFQM Assessor for the Scottish Awards for Business Excellence (2015 – 2017)
  • Independent Examiner of Receipts and Payments Accounts up to £100k
  • Advanced User of Quickbooks
  • Experienced trainer across the range of business growth skills
  • MEd



Symcox Designs director, Daniel Symcox, contributes graphics design and marketing expertise to ensure that all of our clients receive a bespoke marketing service that meets both their needs and their budget.


Recent Projects

Community Engagement

Portpatrick Village Hall Steering Group – Development Plan

Stewartry Health and Social Care Integration – Locality Plan Consultation

DG Voice and Inclusion Scotland  – Integration Engagement

Springfield & Gretna Green, Gretna & Rigg and Kirkpatrick Fleming and District – Community Action Plan

Organisational Development

The Cumbrian Wordsmith – Start Up Support

Event Management

The Heather Trust – Annual Charity Auction

Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway’s – Annual ‘Connect’ conferences

The Stove – Place Partnership Network Meeting

Financial Good Governance

Kate’s Kitchen – Treasurer Support

Card Cabin – Book Keeping

Youth Alive – Book Keeping

Independent Evaluation

ia2ps – SROI Report