The Unite with Business project provides eligible North West Small to Medium enterprises (SME) with a free business support programme until 30/06/2013, through supported knowledge exchange to increase business innovation, performance and productivity.  The programme is part financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).   The Programme is led by the University of Central Lancashire but delivered via a consortium of 6 North West Universities, thus assuring local support is available to North West businesses.