Southwater launches very first business show

Southwater’s business leaders will come together to launch the town’s first ever business show.

The event will be staged at the Southwater Leisure Centre on Sunday September 18th and opens to the public at 11am till 4pm.

Visitors will meet a broad cross section of local businesses and learn what is going on to sustain the local economy.

Businesses will meet other enterprises to work with to exchange ideas and needs and make sales.

Local author and marketing expert Dee Blick will headline the event and will impart practical marketing tips to generate sales on a shoestring budget.

Practical advice on taxation and accountancy matters will be offered by Rick Parish of accountancy firm Ellis Atkins.

Pete Waller of WSI4BusinessSuccess will hold a seminar on digital marketing and generating greater revenue by leveraging the power of the internet.

Chairman Stephen Chapman said: “Our mission is to provide the opportunity for local businesses and those thinking about starting a business to meet each other.”