The Innovation Lounge with Richard Farleigh
BUSINESS NORTH WEST 2011 brings a unique, innovation and content driven event to the heart of Greater Manchester’s business community.
Whether you are looking for creative inspiration to help your business grow, flexible solutions to improve efficiency or simply want to meet new suppliers and like-minded business people, visit BUSINESS NORTH WEST 2011 for your time and cost effective answer.
Andrew Greenyer from Business Link Northwest will host the Innovation Lounge featuring Dragon’s Den investor & Australian self-made millionaire, Richard Farleigh and Apprentice contestant and local personality, Alex Epstien with a host of top companies, including Brother UK and Kellogg’s, also addressing visitors over both days. To round off Thursday afternoon, the Business Editor at The Manchester Evening News, Kevin Feddy, will chair a Question and Answer style panel session with local business leaders.
Take a look at the full Innovation Lounge and learnShops schedules.
Dragons’ Den investor & Australian self-made millionaire, Richard Farleigh
heads up the Innovation Lounge on Day 1.
Alex Epstein, The Apprentice contestant and local personality, is a brand, PR and marketing consultant, who specialises in working with businesses of all types to help them reach and then exceed their business and brand aspirations, will be speaking on Day 2.
Serial entrepreneur, Bill Morrow has been creating, building and selling businesses for the last 25 years. He is presently the founder and CEO of Angels Den, Europe’s largest equity funding facilitators, bringing business Angel investors and entrepreneurs together. Bill will be addressing visitors on Day 2.
Phil Jones is Sales and Marketing Director of Manchester-based Brother UK and one of the North West's leading business figures. On Day 1, Phil, current Institute of Directors Manchester and North West Director of the year, will share his tips learned from running a large, multi-national technology company on how you can “grow for gold.”
Jaqui Temperley is an experienced consultant, coach and trainer and runs a coaching and training company called Veritas and Associates Ltd. Jane Scott is the Managing Director of Key Stage Teacher Supply Ltd which was established 10 years ago to provide quality teachers and support staff to schools throughout the North West. Jaqui and Jane will be speaking on Day 2.