The Lancashire Business Expo 2022

Business Connect Magazine with Aaron Willis

Back at the Preston Guild Hall on the 25 March, the Lancashire Business Expo 2022 once again welcomed businesses from across Lancashire and Beyond. The event welcomed over 1,200 delegates throughout the day and brought together over 120 exhibitors from across Lancashire and beyond. The exhibitors crammed into both floors of the Guild Hall, and […]

The North West Business Expo 2021

North West Business Expo 2021

Carrying on the theme of successful Business Expos across the North, and hot on the heels of the recent Lancashire Business Expo at Preston Guild Hall, organisers Shout! rolled out the North West Business Expo 2021 at Bolton Whites Hotel on 5 November. The event welcomed over 1,000 delegates throughout the day and featured exhibitors […]

Passion, Integrity and Delivery

GM Business Connect talked with Paul Whitnell, Founder of the British and Irish Trading Alliance (BITA), which is a non-profit networking organisation operating across the UK and Ireland, about the impact of the pandemic on their organisation and their membership. Paul commented: “Like many of our members, we found that last year was almost like […]

Spotlight on Employee Ownership

February saw K-Club hosting its regular breakfast networking event once again at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford. Following their winning formula of early morning networking, silver service full English breakfast, and two great speakers, the event presented a common theme this time exploring the benefits of Employee Ownership as a business model. Speaking first […]

The future of wellbeing in the workplace

The middle of November brought two great speakers both following the theme of wellbeing to K-Club’s regular Salford networking event – Michael Brennan, the Co-Founder and CEO of tootoot, and Maria Mander, founder of Mander Wellbeing. After the usual excellent breakfast, courtesy of hosts AJ Bell Stadium, Michael took the first of two presentations, addressing […]

Accounting for the music business + a catch up with the GM Mayor

As regular partners with K-Club events GM Business Connect enjoy a great range of high-profile business speakers from many different businesses, organisations and sectors. The breakfast events are held five times a year at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford, and are designed to allow guests the opportunity to meet other senior business leaders and […]

AsOne expands to Ancoats

AsOne Digital Business Development have announced that they will be moving from their existing site in Tameside to Manchester’s Ancoats Urban Village this November. The move highlights the establishment of Manchester as a growing digital sector leader for the UK, adding to the headcount of digital service businesses in the redeveloped Northern Quarter and adjacent […]

A look at Goat’s Milk + 100,000 donors campaign

K-Club breakfast events are held five times a year at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford, and are designed to allow guests the opportunity to meet other like-minded entrepreneurs and senior business leaders in a club environment. As well as networking at the events, the guests enjoy a full English breakfast followed by two inspiring […]

The Best of Bolton Business Show 2019

The middle of June saw the inaugural Business Show hosted by thebestofBolton take place at the Last Drop Village Hotel in Bolton. GM Business Connect were there as both exhibitors and media sponsors, along with another 55 businesses looking to connect with each other and the steady stream of visitors. Organiser Farzana Patel did a […]

The Stockport Expo 2019

The Stockport Expo was The Business Bible’s first Expo, taking place at the home of newly promoted Stockport County FC. GM Business Connect were there of course as Media Sponsors, with organiser James Caldwell from the Business Bible. The event took place on the 4 July, after a busy week for the venue as it […]