Date: 25th November 2016
Location: The Pavilion, Emirates Old Trafford, Talbot Rd, Manchester, M16 0PX
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Theme: Business Strategy, Open new markets & Export, Start a business
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Join us at this year’s last Business Growth Lunch which will be held at Lancashire County Cricket Club. This event is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers and network with entrepreneurs and business leaders from across Greater Manchester.
Our guest speaker this month will be Mike Anderson, Chief Executive Officer – Product of Nothing but Epic. The company specialises in digital services for SME businesses with a particular focus on e-commerce clients. Mike and his team were crowned the winner of the Innovation Showcase Competition at this year’s Venturefest Manchester in September, having pitched the business’ unique social media platform Padoq to 600 business leaders during the Competition.
What will you come away with?
Mike will outline how within 18 months from inception, the company has achieved a rapid growth to a ten-strong team, won the Innovation Showcase Competition at Venturefest Manchester and was named the Highly Commended agency in the Northern E-commerce Awards for Best Small Digital Agency. He will also share his experience of working with the Business Growth Hub and how this has impacted business’ growth and expansion.
You will also hear from Tony Ward, Business Growth Advisor – Trafford, who will profile the support opportunities available through the Hub for eligible businesses in Trafford and across Greater Manchester.
Take advantage of the informal networking with like-minded business leaders from across Greater Manchester. Hub advisors will also be on hand to share details about the Hub's fully funded support available to eligible businesses.
Places are limited and priority will be given to those businesses eligible for European Regional Development Fund support.
11.30am – Arrival and registration
12.00pm – Welcome and introductions, Tony Ward, Business Growth Advisor- Trafford, Business Growth Hub
12:10pm – Guest speaker - Mike Anderson, Chief Executive Officer - Product, Nothing But Epic
12.40pm – Questions & answers
12.50pm – Business Growth Hub update and closing remarks, Tony Ward, Business Growth Advisor - Trafford, Business Growth Hub
13:00pm – Lunch and networking
14:00pm – Event close