Recent Events

28 March 2018

Member Event: Simon Herring, Pipers Crisps

A farmer’s son and self-confessed ‘difficult’ teenager, Simon Herring began to find his feet at Oxford Polytechnic where an HND in Business was enough to land him a job with Cargill, the food, agricultural, financial and...

20 March 2018

Focus Dinner with David Harrison, True Potential

One of the North East’s leading entrepreneurs, David Harrison has over 40 years of experience in business, employing well over 1,000 people. In 1997 David founded financial advice firm Positive Solutions. He grew the...

16 March 2018

Member Lunch (Middlesbrough)

Throughout the year we host a number of relaxed and informal get-togethers', bringing like-minded people together for some food and drink. Come along and join us at for a spot of lunch and enjoy the chance to catch up...

08 March 2018

Exchange Event: Encouraging Intrapreneurship

A relatively recent concept, intrapreneurship is the empowerment of employees to step-up, make the right decisions and act like an entrepreneur when trying to overcome a business challenge or take advantage of an opportu...

06 March 2018

Member Event: GDPR

Please note the format of this event has now changed and instead of a round table debate, we will have two expert GDPR speakers who will guide you through the new regulations. There will be plenty of opportunities to...

27 February 2018

Member Event: David Osborne, Roman Limited

Please note this event has been cancelled due to adverse weather conditions Roman Limited is a family-owned business based in Newton Aycliffe and the UK’s leading shower manufacturer. Founded in 1985 by David Osbo...

22 February 2018

Focus Dinner with Alice Hall, Pink Boutique

Five years ago Alice Hall spent her lunchtime fulfilling eBay orders at the Post Office. Now, as leader of a fashion business, she finds herself sat alongside Gareth Bale, Rosie Huntingdon-Whitely and Emeli Sande as one...

20 February 2018

Mentoring Drop-in Session

If you have a business challenge and would benefit from speaking to a mentor about it, why not try one of our drop-in sessions? Open to our entrepreneurial members, our mentoring drop-in session on 21st November provi...