Recent Events

15 September 2016

Member Event: Ajaz Ahmed, Freeserve

A considered provocateur, Ajaz Ahmed is best known for being the founder of Freeserve, once the UK’s largest internet company. Joining Forum members to deliver his landmark ‘Cut the Cr*p’ talk, Ajaz’s eureka moment c...

06 September 2016

Focus Dinner with Helen McArdle, Helen McArdle Care

Born in County Durham, Helen first recognised her talent for business working in the family grocery store. Never one to sit still, it wasn’t long before her entrepreneurial spirit led her to venture out on her own and op...

07 July 2016

Summer Drinks

At the end of a long hot summers day, take off your suit jacket and put the laptop away. Forget all your problems and stop your work thinking, come join us on a rooftop for some sociable drinking. You can admi...

06 July 2016

Round Table Debate: Domestic and International Sales

The next in our popular series of round table debates takes place on Wednesday 6th July on the subject of ‘Domestic and International Sales’. Our chaired round table discussions are a great way to meet like-minded ent...

30 June 2016

Exchange Round Table: Branding

The next in our popular series of round table debates takes place on Thursday 30th June on the subject of ‘Brands and Branding’ and is a follow-up to the branding event held on 3rd March. Our chaired round table discu...

28 June 2016

Member Event: Global Leadership with Graham Sleep

A global leader for over 20 years, Graham has led turnarounds in the USA and UK, took part in sizeable acquisitions, developed a number of joint ventures and strategic alliances across Asia and South America, and managed...

23 June 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 23rd June...

21 June 2016

Focus Dinner with Lorna Moran, Northern Recruitment Group (NRG)

Co-founder of the Entrepreneurs’ Forum with Sir Peter Vardy, Lorna began her working life as a recruitment consultant with Hoggett Bowers. In 1976 she created Geordie Job Finders now known as Northern Recruitment Group,...