Recent Events

11 February 2016

Focus Dinner with Ian Watson, Hadrian Healthcare

With a healthcare empire built on determination and hard work, Ian is a man who could have retired many times over but continues to drive his family business forward; determined to make a difference to the lives of those...

04 February 2016

Round Table Debate: Business Growth and Scaling Up

The next in our popular series of round table debates takes place on Thursday 4th February on the subject of ‘Business Growth & Scaling Up’. Our chaired round table discussions are a great way to meet like-minded entr...

02 February 2016

On-site Visit to Komatsu

Established in 1921 as a small repair shop for mining machinery in Komatsu City, Japan, Komatsu has since grown to become a global giant, boasting a group of 144 companies worldwide that employ over 47,000 people and ope...

26 January 2016

Chairman's Dinner - Inspirational Leadership Debate

Please note this dinner is now sold out – if you’d like to be added to the reserve list please contact the Forum team on 0191 500 7780. Get your new year in business off to an inspirational start by joining friends...

10 December 2015

Christmas Drinks

"It's been a long year of work and it's near Christmas time. Hang up the suit and tie and come have some mulled wine. Forget about overdue reports, phone calls and emails. Come join us, relax and have some cockt...

27 November 2015

Mentoring Drop-in Session

Open to our entrepreneurial members, our mentoring drop-in session on Friday 27th November will bring together our two entrepreneurs for an afternoon: Fairfield House director Simon Heptinstall and Gedanken managing dire...

26 November 2015

Member Event: A Shopping Tale and Some Festive Cheer

Join us as we take over Psyche for an evening of mulled-wine, must-have discounts and entrepreneurial inspiration. We’re delighted to invite Forum members to join us at fashion retailer Psyche for an exclusive night o...

19 November 2015

Fortune Favours the Brave

Sponsored by Recognition PR and hosted by our favourite British radio consultant, entrepreneur and presenter John Myers, Fortune Favours the Brave is your chance to hear from inspirational speakers who are both leading a...