Upcoming Events

27 February 2018

Member Event: David Osborne, Roman Limited

Roman Limited is a family-owned business based in Newton Aycliffe and the UK’s leading shower manufacturer. Founded in 1985 by David Osborne’s father Gerry, Roman has achieved its market-leading position through cons...

06 March 2018

Round Table Debate: 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

17 April 2018

Round Table Debate: Getting Staff to Step-up

Our second Round Table of the year, 'Getting Staff to Step Up,'' takes place on Tuesday the 17th of April. Our chaired round table discussions are a great way to meet like-minded entrepreneurs, learn more about a subj...

18 April 2018

On-Site Visit to Ringtons

This on-site visit will take you on a historical journey with Ringtons’ chairman Nigel Smith, great-grandson of founder Samuel Smith, who joined the business in 1972 as a trainee buyer. Family business, succession pl...