Recent Events

01 November 2016

On-site Visit to Elanders

Founded in Sweden back in 1908, the Elanders Group has been in operation for over 100 years, with locations in over 15 coutries across four continents. As a leader in intergrated solutions in print and packaging, supp...

25 October 2016

Round Table Debate: Business Support

The next in our popular series of round table debates takes place on Tuesday 25th October on the subject of ‘Business Support’. Our chaired round table discussions are a great way to meet like-minded entrepreneurs, le...

20 October 2016

On-site Visit to Facebook

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT. We are delighted to once again offer North East entrepreneurs this exclusive and unique opportunity to visit the UK headquarters of social network phenomenon Facebook. The co...

18 October 2016

Member Event: Julian Leighton, Orange Bus

An extraordinary journey led Julian to the point where he met and co-founded Orange Bus, a digital solutions agency, with business partner Mike Parker. Following university, he embarked on a winding career path includ...

13 October 2016

Exchange Event: Managing Change

Offering proven expertise alongside real-life examples of successful organisational change, this Exchange session will explore the need for businesses to adapt and innovate through inspired leadership and by engaging emp...

11 October 2016

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 Thursday 11th Octob...

07 October 2016

North East Entrepreneurial Awards

For over 10 years we've been honouring entrepreneurs who have stood out from the crowd, leading dynamic, innovative businesses and making a genuine change to our region. Sponsored for the third year running by the North...

27 September 2016

Focus Dinner with Bill Scott, Wilton Group

Guests cannot fail to get caught up in Bill’s unfettered enthusiasm and determination as he shares how he built from scratch what became an £85m turnover business. Former North East Entrepreneur of the Year, Bill Sco...