We understand the value and the impact that the right speaker can have on our event.

Ultimate credibility comes from individuals and subject matter experts who have performed at the highest level in changing corporate environments.

Only they can give expert insight and empathy on the challenges we face on a day to day basis.

Andy Street CBE

Andy Street CBE, former CEO of John Lewis. He stepped down last year to become the first Mayor for the West Midlands. Andy rose through the ranks from shop floor to the boardroom. Under his leadership John Lewis was transformed with increased sales by 50%.

Stefan Thomas

Just how much could you improve your networking? Would you like to convert your networking conversations into real business? Stefan will work with you, or your team, to turn your networking into a steady stream of referrals, prospects and clients.

Roslyn Bell

Roslyn Bell is a serial female Entrepreneur with a multi-million-pound property empire. Roslyn is a survivor, inspirational speaker, business coach, advocate for woman in business and author. Roslyn’s message is one of courage, self-belief and determination to make it happen against all the odds.

Steve Clarke

Steve Clarke has owned and operated a number of businesses in the UK and the US, taking one from start up to stock market flotation, another to a successful multi-million pound sale and exit.  He walks his talk. Everything he shares is from practical first hand experience – not hollow theory.

Ben Towers

“From Bedroom to Boardroom”. Ben Towers has been called “one of the UK’s most exciting entrepreneurs” by Sir Richard Branson. Teen Ben Towers becomes a millionaire after selling the company he started from his bedroom when he was just ELEVEN!

Alison Edgar

Alison is The Entrepreneur’s Godmother & one of the UK’s top business advisers. Alison is mentor to some of the UK’s biggest entrepreneur’s (she has some very famous clients). Alison is an outgoing, highly organised, determined business woman with a passion for helping businesses grow.


Michelle Mills-Porter is a specialist in sub conscious communication. It may seem to others that she has a lot of strings to her bow; She is the author of “Phone Genius – The Art of Non Visual Communication” has several business awards under her belt, some impressive networking titles…

Mark Wright 

Mark Wright is an influential entrepreneur and self-taught digital marketing specialist. After winning The Apprentice 2014, Mark founded and developed one of the UK’s fastest growing digital marketing agencies, Climb Online, in partnership with Lord Sugar.

Emma Jones MBE

One of the founders of StartUp Britain, the national campaign encouraging people to start a business / supporting businesses to grow. Emma was awarded an MBE for Services to Enterprise. In 2015 Emma was appointed by the UK Prime Minister as a Business Ambassador.

Simon Crowther

Simon Crowther set up his company Flood Protection Solutions Ltd 5 years ago whilst at University, and now oversees a multi-million-pound operation. Flood Protection Solutions has grown into one of UK’s leading flood defence companies and this year is Simon’s most successful year.

James Sinclair

James Sinclair is “The Millionaire Clown” who launched his first business when he was just 15 years old and from his Nan’s spare room and has since gone on to build an entertainment empire. Employing over 300 staff, and with a forecast turnover of £10M+ this year.

Derek Redmond

Derek Redmond broke the British 400m record twice. He is best remembered for the 1992 Olympics 400m semi-final which in 2012 was voted the 3rd greatest Olympic moment in history. President Barack Obama referred to Derek’s perseverance as a prime example of the Olympic ideal.

Julianne Ponan

Julianne Ponan— The Super CEO of Creative Nature, Award Winning Young Entrepreneur and Branding Expert. Julianne has recently won The Guardian’s “Business Leader of the Year 2016 award” and has also been awarded “Young Person in Business Award” by the FSB.

Phil Jones MBE

Phil Jones is MD of Brother UK. A high profile business leader in the region, Phil was awarded the IoD Manchester and North West Director of the Year accolade in 2011. Phil is cited as one of the UKs Top 100 entrepreneurial thinkers and one of the Top 100 influencers in the North West.