Date: 24th March 2015
Location: Pepper House Business Centre, 1 Pepper Road, Stockport, SK7 5DP
Time: 8:00am - 10:00am
Theme: Business Strategy, Open new markets & Export, Start a business
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Please join us in Stockport for a Finance for Growth breakfast to find out about the many ways in which the Business Growth Hub can help you to access the funding that will help your business to grow.
Our Access to Finance team will outline the many sources of funding available to businesses nowadays including banks, venture capital, angel investors and crowdfunding.
It will also be a great opportunity to learn more about the Digital Co-Investment Fund; with up to £3,000 worth of match-funded support available to companies who are looking to stimulate growth through the use of new digital technologies.
- Specialist advisors from the Access to Finance and Digital Growth teams at the Business Growth Hub will lead the panel and will answer your questions about the variety of ways that the Hub and its partners can help you to make a real difference to your business.
- Stephen O’Malley, director of Civic Engineering will discuss how they worked alongside the Access to Finance team to secure capital at commercially viable rates which allowed the company to almost double its workforce over the past 12 months.
- Deborah Harrison, Managing Director at A1 Risk Solutions Ltd. will be detailing how the Digital Co-Investment Fund has allowed her company to work alongside key strategic partners to make their offering unique to each individual client.
8:00am - Registration and Breakfast
8:30am - Welcome
8:40am – Columb O'Shea, Access to Finance Specialist
8:50am - Stephen O'Malley, Director, Civic Engineering
9:05am - Co-Investment Fund, Business Growth Hub
9:15am - Deborah Harrison, Managing Director, A1 Risk Solutions Ltd.
9:30am - Questions & Answers
9:40am - Closing Remarks, Helen Walters, Stockport Council
9:50am - Further chance for networking