According to government statistics, SME's accounted for 99.9% of all UK businesses in 2008 and in the North West, that equates to over 260,000 businesses, employing over 1.4million people.
BUSINESS NORTH WEST attracts thousands of those regional SME business owners, directors and entrepreneurs. An abundance of business deals are done during the event and continue for many months after.
Here's a detailed breakdown of visitors to the 2009 edition of BUSINESS NORTH WEST:
Visitors by Industry Type:
Advertising - agencies
Marketing consultants and services
Building and construction
Designers - graphics
Publishing and media
Radio and television stations
Film studios and production services
Telecommunications equipment and systems
Web site design
Wholesale and distribution
“ It was an interesting and enjoyable event and definitely something I will add to my diary for next year.” Elanor Swan, Project Management Consultant
“There was a real buzz about the hall and the speakers were excellent. Thank you for the giving me the opportunity to attend.” Jeff Johnson, Johnson Retail Associates