A historic city pub has been bought by a north-east hospitality firm.
An Aberdeenshire gin firm has won a Gold Medal at the prestigious San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
A north-east fitness event, which takes place in the dark, will be back for a fifth year.
A prestigious tourism event is to be held in Aberdeen next year.
A new sea adventure that promises to give people a new perspective on north-east wildlife and landmarks is to launch next month.
Twenty four businesses in the north-east have been recognised in the Elevator Awards.