Countdown to the Trowbridge Business Expo

By Anita Jaynes on July 07, 2015

A two-day Business Expo event is coming to the Civic Centre in Trowbridge this Friday July 24.

The event is being organised by the Trowbridge Chamber of Commerce, Trowbridge Town Team and the Town Council and is sponsored by local firms apetito, Hitachi Commercial Vehicle Solutions and Office Evolution.

The Business Expo will showcase over forty different local companies, products and services and will provide networking opportunities for other professionals enabling them to promote their contribution to the community and economy.

The FREE event will be opened by the Mayor of Trowbridge, Jon Lawes of Hitachi Commercial Vehicle Solutions and the President of Trowbridge Chamber of Commerce, Mrs Emma Roberts, support services manager at White Horse Employment.

The doors open between 09:00-17:00 on Friday July 24 and 09:00-13:00 on Saturday July 25.

Stands exhibiting in the Main Hall of the Civic Centre represent all areas of business from marketing, sales, security, finance, IT Legal, HR & recruitment, corporate social responsibility, energy and learning development.

As part of the show there will be a ‘Networking Lounge’, where like-minded professionals can get together and exchange business cards and learn about doing business in the town from the Discover Trowbridge stand.

Way to Go Digital is running four mini-workshops on social media on the Friday and Priority IT will be running a free clinic on the Saturday, for any home or business laptop or PC. They will also be offering free advice on internet security, wireless connectivity and general IT matters. For any work booked from the event Priority IT will donate the service fee to Alzheimer’s Support Trowbridge.

Four guest speakers will also provide invaluable insight into business matters.  Speakers include Jordan Daykin, MD of Melksham based GripIT Fixings, one of Deborah Meaden’s success stories from Dragons’ Den. Alison Edgar from Chippenham based Sales Coaching Solutions will discuss how to sell yourself and your brand. Paul Freeston, chairman and CEO of apetito UK and Canada will talk about building a customer orientated company and Robert Craven, author and founder of the Director Centre, will teach you how to grow your business.

To visit this free event and to book your seat at any of the talks click here.

Discover, connect and grow at Trowbridge Business Expo 2015.