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The National Family Business Show

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York Racecourse Hospitality, Conference and Events

Knavesmire Road

York

YO23 1EX

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Register today for your free tickets to join us in York for the inaugural National Family Business Show.

The National Family Business Show 2019 is an ideal opportunity to find out more about the diversity of the family business sector in the UK with numerous businesses showcasing their products and services at the event.

In addition, the Insights Stage within the exhibition hall will feature a number of speakers who will share their own personal journeys and the challenges that they have addressed along the way. A diverse range of speakers will be announced for the Insights Stage in due course to share their thoughts, on the hour, every hour throughout the event.

The Insights Stage Line Up

10.00am - Defining the UK Family Business Sector - Professor Carole Howorth

Professor Carole Howorth is Chair of Sustainable and Ethical Entrepreneurship at The York Management School. She was previously with Bradford University School of Management where she was Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business, Associate Dean for Research and in 2016 Interim Dean. Carole researches entrepreneurship in family and social contexts and chairs the Global STEP Family Enterprising Project working with 40 universities around the world to examine successful transgenerational entrepreneurship practices within large family businesses. She will be presenting an overall perspective of the family business sector in the UK today helping to dispel some of the myths surrounding the sector.

11.00am - The Creation Of A Retail Emporium - Nick Bianchi
Arighi Bianchi is an award-winning retail family busines success story that began in 1854 with a journey on foot from the shores of Lake Como in Northern Italy, over the Alps and across central Europe, to the silk town of Macclesfield in the North West of England. Arighi Bianchi today is a destination retail emporium run by the fourth generation and Nick Bianchi will share his insights on their joruney and evolution as a family firm.

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Furthermore, there will be plenty of space within the 'Meeting Zone' to have one-to-one meetings with the exhibitors and your own contacts who are welcome to meet you at the show too.

We will also be announcing a number of Workshops, Training Sessions and other Seminars associated with the event that will resonate with the sector which will be available for booking online in due course.

Family businesses are the backbone of the UK economy and we are looking forward to a vibrant and exciting day that showcases the sector and provides opportunities for networking, business development and more besides.

Register today for your free tickets and to be amongst the first to hear about the workshops and other activities that will be taking place in May next year. We will not share your data with anyone else.

If you are interested in booking an exhibition stand package you can find out more about the packages available here or get in touch to find out more.

Show Sponsors To Date:
PwC, Seven Invesment Management, Western Pension Solutions, Vistage.

Show Partners To Date:
Dorcas Media, The Family Business Network, Mairi Mickel's Business Families

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