The Bristol Pavilion
Nevil Rd, Bishopston, Bristol BS7 9EJ
Tuesday 26th April 2022
10.00am - 3.00pm
3Networking is speed networking that attracts business owners who want to make the best use of their time and grow their network fast yet efficiently.
** Introduce yourself and your business to the attendees in the room with your 40 sec’ pitch.
** Connect with 10 different business owners and learn more about each other and what referrals you each need.
** Arrange further 121s outside the meeting to help build relationships and grow your network.
Acronyms are committed to providing businesses with exceptional, tailored IT support & unified comms that are fit for purpose and exceed our clients’ expectations.
Established in 1989, Active Visual Supplies Ltd specialises in the supply, installation and hire of audio-visual presentation equipment. Our key market sectors include primary, secondary & further education; corporate & public sector training; hotels & other conference venues; boardroom & executive meeting areas; council chambers et cetera.
Advoco Solutions are an experienced consultancy firm providing IT services including support, outsourcing, procurement and consultancy to SMEs. Our focus is on providing clients with cutting edge IT services that are usually reserved for larger companies.
Alison Edgar MBE also known as “The Entrepreneur’s Godmother” to a plethora of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs, brings a matchless amalgamation of outside of the box thinking, insight, and knowledge to the world of professional development.
Artisan is a professional, friendly, client focussed, straight talking Oxfordshire based company with almost two decade’s experience, producing a wide range of products and services.
With our Litho, Digital, and Large Format in-house print facility we can offer a quality end to end service, within budget and on time – from Concept, Design, Print, Delivery and Installation.
So call and speak to one of our friendly team, who will be delighted to help you or for more info:
Aspen Waite specialises in Research and Development Tax Credits – the most powerful tax planning tool available. It is estimated less than 3% of eligible companies are claiming, and with an average claim value of £40,000, thousands of SMEs are missing out on cash they are entitled to. http://www.aspenwaite.co.uk/
Aspen Waite Radio
Aspen Waite are proud disruptors of the accountancy market with every service you need under one roof from Marketing and Media to Tax. With national coverage, we aim to be the leading firm of business advisors across the UK ensuring no business owner ever feels alone. Our goal is based on three key areas, Education, Entertainment and most importantly Enjoyment.
Interested in becoming a foster carer? Banya will be with you every step of the way, from applying to welcoming your first foster child into your home.
Becoming a foster parent is an exciting and life-changing thing to do. But it’s important to remember that the children involved are at a very vulnerable stage in their life. That’s why it’s important that all our foster carers go through our robust fostering assessment process. It helps make sure all the children, young people & families we work with are safe.
It usually takes 6 to 8 months from getting in touch to becoming a carer.
Bristol Living is one of the area’s most popular lifestyle magazines, with great local content, eco-focused features, celebrity interviews, inspiring interiors and much more.
A not-for-profit company with 200 staff and a turnover of £10m, we aim to make this area the best place to live and work. 21,000 businesses trust us to help them start, grow and export.
THE EVOLUTION OF A MODERN ICON: The World’s #1 ‘Rock Star’ International Speaker, Camilita Nuttall is an Influencer, Founder & CEO of Event of Champions®, Editor in Chief of Global Champions Magazine, Business & Wealth Coach, 7-Time Award-Winning Sales & Growth Expert, Entrepreneur, Author, Multi-Millionaire Property Investor & Radio Show Host at The Camilita® Podcast.
The Campanile Swindon Bed and Breakfast hotel is ideally located in a quiet business park, just 5 minutes from Junction 16 of the M4 and 2 miles from the town centre. It is an ideal location for business and leisure use with the Outlets Village just 2 miles from the hotel accommodation and various others outlets close by including car dealerships.
Candy Management Consultants Limited
Here at Candy Management Consultants Limited we take ISO consultancy seriously. Our aim is to help you succeed in gaining certification, Candy MC have achieved a 100% Success rate with our previous clients in the above fields.
Anthony Cooper, our director & lead auditor, has gained a reputation for making organisations stand out within their industry. He is now passing his values and ethos through Candy MC Ltd. His expertise started 10 years ago as a specialist in ISO certification schemes, leading to being a fully qualified IRCA Lead Auditor in multiple standards. Anthony helped businesses achieve UKAS accreditation with some of the leading UK Accreditation Bodies in the industry.
Outsourced HR solutions designed for SMEs, keeping you compliant whilst providing hands on support to manage your people effectively, within budget. Expert, affordable, quality, fast. Putting people solutions at the heart of your success.
Chiller Technical Solutions
One Stop Shop’
All your air conditioning requirements, whether it’s design, installation or maintenance. Chiller Technical Solutions Limited provide the solution for you HVAC requirements.
‘Providing cost effective solutions for your environment’.
Have you ever wondered if your email address has been hacked ?
Have you received an email saying they know your password ?
“Concept Smoke Screen provides one of the most effective anti-intruder systems available. Smoke Screen systems produce vast clouds of visually obscuring, non-damaging, non-toxic fog that instantly drives intruder away”
B2B marketing data list owner providing up-to-date mailing list data for B2B. What makes our data different is that it’s constantly monitored and updated, to give you the greatest return on investment of time, money.
A Platinum Sage Partner with 30 years’ experience, CPiO implements and supports Sage X3, Sage 200 and Sage CRM. We offer both traditional on-premise solutions and fully hosted managed services.
Debbie Hare Photography
Every photograph tells a story, let me tell yours; whether you’re getting married, engaged, falling madly in love, having a baby, celebrating a big birthday getting together with friends or arranging an event. Let me capture the occasion through my imaginative creative photography and make the moments truly magical. My website images show some of the lovely memories I have created for my customers. Please take a look and imagine how I could illustrate your own story with some fabulous photos.
Pay monthly support to keep your website up to date, secure and generating revenue. UK based designers and web developers always on hand for the price of a daily coffee.
Embello is the place where your creative ideas can come to life and where quality always matters
From small print jobs to complete uniform overhauls, our creative experts will ensure your print, embroidery and engraving projects are professional quality and ready in time to meet all those last-minute deadlines.
“EXELA helps small businesses get more leads, close more deals and save time. We implement proven approaches to marketing, automated with reliable technology.
Find out how: text the word “LEADS” to 0772340770.”
Filestream is a provider of document management solutions to organisations of all sizes ensuring enhanced efficiency, encrypted security and protection against hacking, ransomware and phishing attacks – on premise or Cloud.
We can’t get away from the need to file documents – but we can make it easy and as secure as possible. Our market leading software provides a better way to store and retrieve documents. And with prices starting from £1.20 a day per user, transforming your document management is more affordable than you think.
As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Our mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions. We are a not-for-profit organisation, led by a team of our members, which exists to serve the small business community across the UK.
Great British Business & Community Awards
Great Western Railway
Green Machine Ltd
Green Machine Computers Ltd. – Computer Services company based in Ramsbury, Wiltshire – Specialises in IT Support , IT Recycling and IT Sales. We offer site decommission, auditing, data destruction and Waste WEEE removal, we also run a Technician Training Academy.
Hills Waste Solutions
Businesses in Bristol and across the South West are benefitting from Hills Waste Solutions’ Total Waste Management service – a bespoke, economical and sustainable approach to waste management and recycling.
IFS Payroll – FSB
IFS Payroll Services uses the very latest software to process your payroll quickly, efficiently and compliantly – all with a personal, helpful and friendly help desk. Call 01453 797546 for more information
IPFingerprint is an online website-visitor-tracking platform that enables B2Bs to open up a new revenue stream that taps straight into website traffic. By lifting the hood on their website and identifying which businesses are viewing which products and pages, users can forge new relationships with prospects they know are looking for their services.
As a Multi-Award-Winning Transformational Leader I have decades of experience working with individuals worldwide who are successful business owners, entrepreneurs, managers and leaders who are still struggling with their worth, which is affecting their overall performance in their everyday life or business.
Whether you’re looking for more meaning and focus in your life, or you are a leader desiring to develop your own authentic leadership style, my mission is to support you to acknowledge your brilliance.
Just Cashflow offers an alternative to a bank overdraft or business loan with up to a £2M funding solution supporting business growth. We partner with well run businesses providing fast flexible financial help to ensure sustainable long term prosperity.
Ladies Who Latte
Ladies Who Latte supports business women by example and inspiration. Soak up oodles of knowledge, tips and advice. Experts speak from experience and education. Why not pop to the Latte Collective and have a peek at some of the sample articles waiting for you.
We know lots of our ladies take their first networking steps with us and they soon blossom into budding networkers that can then take on all the other networking groups having found their message and goals. We do hope you gentlemen understand and we are quite sure that if you fellas had the same apprehensions then you would be attending men who mocha no doubt ;o)
We supply audio visual hire for events across the UK, including conferences, seminars, fashion shows, music shows and more!
MacDonald Bath Spa
Set in beautiful gardens, Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel features a spa and award-winning restaurant. The hotel is the perfect location to explore the city of Bath .
ManMade is a small family run digital agency that specialises in telling stories through animation and videos. +44 (0)118 321 8864 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Marriott International began as a 9 seat root beer stand and is now the largest hotel group in the world with 6,700 properties across 130 countries.
“Medatech specialises in implementing Priority ERP solutions across a range of commercial, manufacturing and service businesses. Proficiencies include business process design, customisations, training, data migration, integration, helpdesk and ongoing support.”
The Medigold Health Group is one of the UK’s most trusted Occupational Health & Wellbeing providers – we have been helping businesses to keep their people in work, safe and well for over two decades.
We are a privately owned company, built from the ground up in the North-East of England, to provide a superior service that meets our customer’s needs – not ours.
Supplying throughout the UK, we know you don’t just want the very best in washroom equipment; you also want safe, reliable and long lasting products. We can provide you with a range of equipment that is second to none in terms of performance, affordability and excellent guarantees.
Branded Promotional Merchandise for YOUR Business. Put your brand in your customers hands.
Protean Inbound is a leading, full service integrated marketing agency. We harness the power of our unique skill base to help clients to communicate in an increasingly complex, multi-channel world.
Through strategic development, a blend of insights, compelling creative and an intelligent selection of channels and technology, we effectively deliver our clients message. We consistently deliver exceptional ROI – driving sales for large multinationals and modest start-ups alike.
Denise O’Leary is the founder and owner Purpol Marketing and has 25+ years of marketing experience in demanding business environments.
Purpol Marketing are bid writing and marketing strategy experts holding an impressive 95% win rate and Denise is a multi-international award winner in marketing and business development.
Denise engages with audiences to share knowledge on how businesses can win critical bids as well as marketing their brands to win business. She speaks internationally on effective marketing and is author of the Amazon No1 bestseller ‘WINNER – How to Win Business Awards. Denise measurers her success by how much her clients win.
Quote 4 Energy
We are a family run Energy Consultancy with over two decades of experience in the energy industry. Our mission is to educate customers and help them to reduce their energy bills. We will search the full market on your behalf for the best deal out there for your business, we will then deal with any queries that arise for the duration of your contract on your behalf, leaving you to focus on your business.
You’re busy, you care about your customers and your company image, but you recognise that you just can’t do everything! When you can’t be at the end of a phone all day think simply, RED!
Our PAs and Marketing Experts engage with your clients and prospects, helping turn a simple enquiry into a sale! We believe a HAPPY CUSTOMER will keep coming back for more!
Fiona Scott has run her media consultancy – Fiona Scott Media – for ten years & has been a journalist for 30 years working in print, radio and tv. She offers practical public relations using words, pictures, animation & video.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 97,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.
Our diverse capabilities enable us to complete works for multiple aspects of demolition, construction, engineering and refurbishment projects. We offer a comprehensive integrated package for specialist construction works, as well as support and enabling works to complement contractors or individual services.
SME Today is a national digital magazine for UK SMEs, developed by the UK’s leading regional events provider, The Great British Expos Ltd.
SME Today is read by over 186,000 subscribers every week and the website can attract 50,000+ unique visitors each month (100,000+ website page views monthly).
SME Today business magazine provides its readers with the latest news, high profile interviews, industry insights and sound business advice. Our features, reports and surveys give an in-depth look at topical business issues through genuine experiences providing actionable information, insight, and inspiration.
Solarsense supply UK homes and businesses with a range of turn-key renewable energy solutions that deliver financial savings, carbon reductions and energy independence. We specialise in the design, installation and maintenance of solar panels, battery storage, heat pumps and solar thermal systems.
SWINDON 105.5, the town’s Queens Award winning Community Radio Station, broadcasts locally and
internationally. We provide training, volunteering and placements for all ages and abilities,
working with communities and businesses. We are delighted to continue supporting the South West Expo
including broadcasting live on the day.
Swindon Wildcats Ltd
Swindon Wildcats are a professional ice hockey team playing in the English National League. Based at the Better Link Centre, they offer an affordable exciting night out for the whole family, truly the coolest sport in town!
The Business Exchange
The Business Exchange South West is your local, independent business-to-business publisher covering Bath & Somerset and Swindon & Wiltshire in print and online. Now in its fifth year, The Business Exchange has become an integral part of the business community. www.tbesw.co.uk
The South West Business & Community Awards
The Steam Museum
Total Guide Bristol
Total Guide to Bristol is a digital marketing business working to Bringing communities together, Helping businesses succeed, people thrive and places come alive. Join the Total Guide to family today.
Total Guide to’s aim is simple, to deliver the best of your location to you in one easy to use place. We’re here to bring communities together, help businesses succeed, people flourish and places come alive. So if you’re looking to promote your business to our local and engaged audience through email marketing, social media marketing or any of our other digital features, we have you covered!
Virtualnet Software offer responsive, bespoke software solutions for all of the UK. They have been established for 20 years and specialize in Company Intranets, Systems Integration, Legacy Systems Development and Software Development, whether it’s from basic requirements to fully functioning websites
West of England Sustainable Technologies Scale-Up Programme
The West of England Sustainable Technologies Scale-Up Programme, is offering funded support to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the West of England interested in exploring how innovation to become more sustainable can benefit their organisation or who are already developing a sustainable technology.
HSE guidance states that “Stress and wellbeing is a major cause of sickness absence in the workplace and costs over £5 billion a year in Great Britain. It affects individuals, their families and colleagues by impacting on their health but also impacts on employers with costs relating to sickness absence, replacement staff, lost production and increased accidents.”
Your Smart Website
Have a professional web designer build your new website for just £199 + VAT. YourSmartWebsite is part of a company called Devmac who have been building web sites for SME’s for more than 15 years. No corners are cut with a yoursmartwebsite: the same designer that works on a £5000 website will put everything together for you for less than £200.