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Jonathan Warburton (Warburtons) Member Event
As a fifth generation Warburton, Jonathan assumed control of the family business in 1991 - alongside his cousins Brett and Ross - before becoming chairman in 2001. In this Entrepreneurs' Forum member event Jonathan shares his approach to working with family and how he has overseen the company’s transition from a northern bakery to a household name brand.
Simon Biltcliffe (Webmart) Member Event
Simon Biltcliffe is an award winning CEO, international public speaker and business expert; widely acclaimed for his talks on his Marxist / Capitalist business model. In the Entrepreneurs' Forum member event, Simon shares his unconventional business model and how it has helped him to grow his business into a £30m turnover organisation with 44 employees.
Chairman's Dinner 2019 with Gerald Ratner (Ratner Group)
After taking over his family’s business and transforming it into the world’s largest jewellery retailer Gerald Ratner made what has been voted the worst business mistake of all time. In this Entrepreneurs' Forum Chairman's dinner Gerald tells the story of his fall from grace and shares the lessons he has learned along the way.
Fortune Favours the Brave Conference 2018
Focusing on how being brave and staying true to your beliefs can bring huge benefits to your company, our Global Entrepreneurship Week conference is an inspirational day of amazing speakers as well as connecting with other North East entrepreneurs.
Justin Grace (Team GB Cycling) Member Event
Justin Grace is the head sprint coach of British Cycling and was Team GB’s most successful coach at 2016 Rio Olympics. In this Entrepreneurs' Forum member event Justin will share the techniques he uses to develop a winning team and discuss how the lessons he has learned in the world of sport translate into business.
Leadership Communication Exchange Event
Effective leadership is all about great communication and in this Entrepreneurs' Forum Exchange event our special guest speakers, Catherine Rennolds and Adam Kaveney, will be sharing with you how some of the most successful leaders communicate with their teams.
Inspiring Future Entrepreneurs Member Event
We’re passionate about encouraging future entrepreneurs and, if your children are anything like ours, we think they might pay more attention to someone else sharing their business experience rather than one of their parents! In this Entrepreneurs' Forum Member Event, Andy Stephenson and Jordan McCabe share their inspirational journeys and tell us why they chose entrepreneurship as a career path.
Elaine Warburton (QuantuMDx) Member Event
In this Entrepreneurs' Forum Member Event we are join by Elaine Warburton, co-founder at QuantuMDx. An entrepreneur with over 25 years’ experience in the healthcare and biotechnology sectors, Elaine has taken QuantuMDx from concept to commercialisation in 10 years, raising over £50m in the process.
Robert Powls (Cloud Nine) Member Event
In this Entrepreneurs' Forum member event chairman and owner of Cloud Nine and co-founder of hair-styling phenomenon GHD, Robert Powls will discuss his business journey and how he has turned his passion for hair into a global empire.
Mindset & Leadership for a Reinvented Future Exchange Event
In this Entrepreneurs' Forum Exchange event we are joined by futurist and disruptor Steve Wells. Steve will guide us through the uncertainty of our political and economic environment, before deliberating introspectively on the mind-set and leadership skills we all need to keep a business at the top for years to come.