Date: 20th November 2015
Location: Mahdlo, Egerton St, Oldham, OL1 3SE
Time: 12:45pm - 2:30pm
Theme: Business Strategy, Open new markets & Export, Start a business
Sorry this event has already taken place - please see our forthcoming events list
Join the Oldham Business Leadership Group for the celebration of the second anniversary of the Stoller Enterprise Fund – and the achievement of the 100th job created by the Fund
Hear from a wide range of Fund beneficiaries about how the Fund has supported their StartUp or Growth business. Listen also to how other unique Oldham business support initiatives, like the Independent Quarter and Get Oldham Working. and the GM Business Growth Hub provide business support - both pre and post application.
The man who made it all possible, Norman Stoller, will present commemorative certificates to the employer and employee who combined to help us hit the Stoller 100!
Places are limited so please book on early
1.00 Buffet lunch and networking
1.30 Welcome – Dave Benstead (Chair OBLG and Oldham Economy and Skills Cluster) including launch of PR campaign
1.40 The Stoller 100 – MC Martyn Torr (ex-Business Editor of the Oldham Evening Chronicle)
1.55 Joined up working – Martyn Torr with Ata Mubeen/Luke Rafferty (Hickory Smoke Yard), Danny Mills (Northplanet), and Mick Harwood (Scoots Suits and Boots); plus partners Business Growth Hub, and Oldham Council
2.10 The Hundredth Job – Martyn meets Carl Taylor (Jack’s Smoke House) and the 100th job recipient - Jasmine Tidswell-Whittaker (Jack’s Smoke House)
2.15 Presentation of Certificates and reflections – Norman K. Stoller CBE KStJ DL - Chairman, Stoller Charitable Trust
2.30 Event close – Dave Benstead (Chair OBLG and Oldham Economy and Skills Cluster)