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The Business Growth Show is the UK’s No1 Business Growth Exhibition & Conference that offers visitors the opportunity to start and build on relationships with hundreds of local, regional and national businesses. The National Growth Exhibition & Conference in Birmingham and can be defined in a nutshell with the following:
Why should I attend?
The event is designed as a platform for businesses to spring from: through quality business suppliers, networking with up to a thousand business owners, decision makers locally and the region. The show is chance for you to gain advice from the experts and learning from our inspirational keynote speakers and informative workshops and seminars. Being non-industry specific show, businesses from all backgrounds find new, inventive ways to help their business grow. Discover new suppliers, reduce costs and gain industry knowledge from our expert exhibitors and speakers. Meet new business contacts through our Open Networking and Speed Networking. Whether it be insight into a prospective venture or hints to improve your current strategies our expert exhibitors and speakers are on-hand to help.
What to Expect?
Our keynote speakers are hand-picked for the expertise, experience and notability. They all have something to offer and share with our audience. Speakers include Andy Street, Conservatives choice for Lord Mayor of West Midlands. Google, Ben Kench Best Selling Author 'Selling for Dummies', Rebecca Jeffery, BBC1's The Apprentice and Beverley Nielsen, Liberal democrat's candidates choice for Lord mayor of West Midlands.
The exhibition hall has up to 100 expert exhibitor suppliers to choose from. Each exhibitor offers visitors the opportunity to find new suppliers to help them grow. We aim to have two exhibitors where possible giving you the choice to pick the right expert for your business. Full Exhibitors can be Click Here
Seminars & Workshops
The show runs two workshops designed to help businesses understand how to grow through marketing and the essentials needed to run a business today. We have the creative workshops which are driven towards sales and marketing seminars and informative which are surrounding topics which are imperative to running a growing business.
Pitch Your Business for Funding
We have brought together some of the UK’s largest and smallest lenders from the traditional to new you will be able to gain advice on how to get funded. As well as pitch your business idea in front of your peers and the expert panel to gain their advice. This section is not for the faint-hearted and entrepreneurs need to be fully aware of pitfalls faced in honest feedback.
Women in Business Discussion and Debate – Hosted by Headzup Business
Headz Up Business, will be hosting a special session at ‘The Business Growth Show’ for Women in Business and business professionals dedicated to issues surrounding changing roles of Women, Work, encouraging Entrepreneurship and Business Growth. There will be expert panel of businesses sharing their experiences and helping you grow
The show will host the famous Sergeant Major speed networking throughout the day. These sessions are fast and furious and you will need your cards ready and move on time. For those who know the sergeant major you will know he is renowned for his whistle blowing and beret.
The networking cafe is situated at the heart of the show allowing visitors to catch up with each over a coffee or light bite to eat. The area is great place to bumped into business and gain new contacts whilst catching up on old.
Business Connections Wall
Visitors can use the business connections wall to post their details on a board highlighting what business support they are looking for and what support they can offer each other. The board is sectioned off into five key areas; sales & marketing, professional services, HR & recruitment, hospitality & events and construction and engineering. You will be able to attach your business card to a sheet asking other businesses to connect with by connecting their business card to your notice sheet.
Business Advice Clinics
Gain over 100 hours of free business advice by booking a 121 with our business advisors. Advisors will offer a 15 minute session for businesses to seat with an expert and ask them questions on issues affecting their business. Advice clinics cover legal, HR, Marketing, Sales, Technology and much more
Social media has become a massive part of the show and everyone loves to see their name in lights. We will be using #BGSUK #GOGROWTH on the day where businesses tweets will be retweeted by our media team for visitors and the outside world to see what’s going on in the show.
We will be running a number of sessions throughout the show on Facebook and conducting interviews and testimonials as well as capturing the live feeds from the show.
Would you like to exhibit at the show? CLICK HERE
Please note that the show is a trade only event, no under 18s or students will be allowed into the event. Any visitors found selling to exhibitors or to other visitors will be required to leave. The organiser reserves the right to refuse entry or to insist that any visitor leaves the exhibition for any reason.
When & Where
The Business Growth Show
The Business Growth Show is the UK's No 1 Business to Business Growth Expos in the country and has been helping businesses grow for over 10 years and 2017 will be our 12th year running exhibitions. Over this time we have organised over 400 exhibitions across the country and seen around 150,000 visitors through our doors whilst helping to contribute 6.7 million to the UK's economy. We will be continuing to fly the flag in the face of Brexit and the uncertainty that brings.
The MD Mark Linton who is the founder and been running shows since 2005 and is passionate about helping businesses grow. He has chosen to run the UK's largest Growth and Exhibition Conference in the heart of the country and UK's second largest city, Birmingham where the shows started out in 2005. His franchisees mirror his success in their local cities and towns under franchise license.