We would be delighted if you could join us for Business funding, grants and growth. This event looks at planning, funding and achieving sustainable growth for your business. It will be co-hosted by John Sweeney from Business Doctors, Amanda Shovelton from NatWest and Tracey McRobert from T4C Funding.
The event is aimed at business owners who are looking to achieve sustainable breakthrough growth for their business.
We are delighted to welcome our guest speakers:
John Sweeney: John started his business career as a graduate trainee for Volvo Cars. After several years in the automotive industry, he moved into the technology sector. Following a spell living in New York, he returned to the UK in 2003 and started a marketing consultancy business. The business was acquired by DemandGen, an international B2B marketing agency in 2011. John built a team of modern marketers providing technology services to multi-national companies like Google, Getty Images, Cisco and NetApp.
John runs his own consultancy practice Business Doctors. He is also an associate of the Enterprise M3 Growth Hub and provides companies with strategic advisory support. Recent clients include fast-growing systems-integrators, software companies and marketing agencies. He will outline the business planning framework he uses with business owners to create a scalable and sustainable business.
Tracey McRobert: Tracey is a Growth Manager for T4C Funding. She will explain how your business can access the grant funding arena and gain a share of millions of pounds of funding available to support business.
7.30 Registration and breakfast (Croissants, bacon rolls, tea and coffee).
8.00 John Sweeny – The Business Planning Framework – a scalable and sustainable business.
8.30 Amanda Shovelton – Approaching a bank for finance.
Whether you are looking for clients, resellers or strategic partners to grow your business, France offers a wealth of opportunities to UK-based businesses.
France is Europe’s second-largest economy and the sixth largest in the world. Don’t let Brexit lead you to think that you shouldn’t consider this huge market.
The current French government remains committed to attracting and helping foreign businesses expand their operations on French soil.
This seminar will show how to boost your business growth by:
Learning about current sector-specific opportunities in France
Accessing funding and grants opened to UK businesses
Discovering how to succeed in building a High Growth Business.
François Reynier, Acacia François has over 25 years experience in working with international businesses in the UK and Europe. Acacia is a UK-based branding and digital marketing studio working in France and the UK.
Tracey McRobert, T4C Tracey supports SME’s growth by establishing partnerships between private enterprise and government. T4C are business funding specialists, the access to funding options include Research & Development Tax Credits, Embedded Capital Allowance, CITB, Grants & Skills Funding.
Laurence Ainsworth, Managing High Growth Laurence specialises in helping growth stage businesses scale. He uses a simple 3 Stage approach that connects the organisations’ growth to sales growth so the business can deliver what it sells with no loss of quality.
Places at this seminar are limited, please book early to avoid disappointment. There will be plenty of opportunities to network with fellow delegates. Teas and coffees will be provided.
Eligibility: You must be a UK-based business trading for more than 36 months looking to trade in France or Europe. This seminar is not suitable for intermediaries or agencies providing services such as translation, web development, business development, etc…
Whether you are looking to get your new business idea up and running or you want to protect and grow your existing business in a difficult climate, the Northern Business Exhibition has everything you need under one roof. In addition to face to face advice from more than 100 exhibitors, you can also take part in the extensive range of free seminars, workshops and live features all designed to ensure your business not only survives but flourishes.
It’s nearly time for one of the fastest growing business exhibitions in Europe with other 25,000 businesses attending. We are going to be exhibiting there at stand number 464.
Come on down and join us, network and make amazing connections with thousands of businesses.
Now in its 19th year, The 39th Business Show is set to be more influential than ever and will see around 25,000 businesses pack out the convention centre.
With an unparalleled lineup of innovative supplier exhibitors, expert-led educational seminars, interactive masterclasses and more geared towards helping businesses of all shapes and sizes – London will be transformed into the business capital of the world over two unmissable days.
Whether you’re a business owner wanting financial advice, seeking guidance, looking for a platform to network or in need of legal expertise; The Business Show will provide all the answers under one roof with a programme of 250 inspirational seminars, the expertise of 350 exhibiting suppliers, and more.
And to make it as easy as possible for you to discover the content that will benefit you, each exhibitor at the event is colour coded so you can automatically identify how each exhibitor can help grow your business.