A high profile series of events held on the first Wednesday of every month, focused on starting or growing a business within Worcestershire. The events will facilitate two speakers, two product/services demonstrations, exhibition stands, founders meetup area, music/entertainment and refreshments. Starting at 5.30pm and ending at 8pm. This months theme is:
Amazing products, Awesome businesses
Magic Whiteboard - Neil Westwood
Neil Westwood founder of Dragons' Den winners Magic Whiteboard. Magic Whiteboard allows you to create a whiteboard from a roll. Neil Westwood is an entrepreneur and founder of Dragons' Den winners Magic Whiteboard. Magic Whiteboard allows you to create a whiteboard from a roll anywhere in seconds. We appeared on Dragons' den in 2008 receiving £100,000 from Theo Paphitis and Deborah Meaden, in 2014 we bought back the share for £800,000 and now own 100%. We have recently launched a new reusable whiteboard notebook www.magicnotebook.co.uk
Sharp Monkey - John Cracksfield
A local digital marketing company with a difference. A comapny with a Cunning Plan, We work with you to develop a digital marketing plan that enables you to reach more of your customers, more of the time, in a more effective way.
|5.30pm||Networking around Demonstration Stands|
|5.50pm||Introductions and Housekeeping|
|6pm||Geek Huddle 1 - Neil Westwood|
|6.30pm||Geek Huddle 2 - John Chacksfield|
|7pm||Refreshments, Networking, Demonstrations|
The events will provide an opportunity for students, entrepreneurs, managers and business owners in the region to network and gain knowledge on starting and running a business. Therefore we expect you to come casual and expect to talk to everyone you meet, and of course ask questions. The talks are for 20 minutes with 10 minutes Q&A, this keeps the event highly engaged and ensures a positive experience.
Local companies have sponsored the refreshments, and this month its the amazing Ginger Pig ....