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Invest in Rossendale Business Event

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The Riverside

Whitworth Civic Hall

Whitworth

OL12 8DP

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Rossendale Council and Valley At Work present the Invest In Rossendale Business Event - a celebration of local businesses.

This prestigious event is open strictly to Rossendale Businesses and budding Rossendale entrepeneurs and will see the launch of "Invest in Rossendale".

The aim of the event is to celebrate local Rossendale businesses and provide inspiration by hearing a stimulating speech from Dragon's Den Star, Piers Linney who grew up in Bacup and is
director of the government development at British Business Bank.

The format of the event includes:

  • Question Time Panel, Business and investment opportunities and how we can continue to grow Rossendale - guest panel with Leader of the Council and business representatives. Please submit any questions about this topic to meganeastwood@rossnedalebc.gov.uk

  • Key Note Speaker Piers Linney, is a passionate businessman and a very successful entrepreneur. he is the director of the government development at British Business Bank, which has invested billions to work with UK SMEs.

    Piers attended Fearns School in Bacup before studying accounting and law at the University of Manchester. A former investment banker, he created the world leading Cloud service provider Outsourcery plc and is a former Dragon on the popular was a BBC Two television series Dragons’ Den. Piers also champions small businesses.

  • Rob Carder, Chair of Valley at Work is our host for the evening. Rob is recognised for invaluable contributions to Rossendale business by initiating the R Awards and the brand new Rossendale Food and Drink Guide 2018.

  • Networking and Buffet, throughout the evening there will be the opportunity to network with other like-minded Rossendale businesses and partners.

  • Launch of Invest In Rossendale, the Council Leader will introduce all attendees to Invest In Rossendale.

Tickets are £13.07 and including a hot buffet tea, VAT and booking fee. Group table bookings are available at a reduced rate.- why not treat your staff to an inspirational evening?

Sponsorship packages are available for this event from £600-£3000.00. Please email meganeastwood@rossendalebc.gov.uk if you’d like to sponsor this event.

Council officers and local partners will also be available to talk through current projects, developments as well as provide information on available grants.


**Please note that in order to attend, your business must be within Rossendale or a business looking to expand within the valley**



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Whitworth Civic Hall

Whitworth

OL12 8DP

United Kingdom

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