His new operation has already picked up four clients: accountancy firm Hurst, recruitment business Stark Brooks, law firm gunnercooke and corporate uniforms and event clothing supplier Quayside Group.
Before joining the business team in 2000, he was the paper’s Manchester Airport reporter and district reporter for Bury, Bolton and Wigan.
He began his career at the Evening Courier in Halifax before moving to the Evening Chronicle in Newcastle. He joined the MEN in 1990.
In addition to offering traditional PR services, Feddy also plans to offer media training to executives.