Build and forge new relationships, and raise your own profile

Make valuable new connections as well as gain fresh insights from our monthly seminars

We help members establish and develop a network of supportive and knowledgeable senior contacts, as well as make their expertise more visible. However, before we can do that you need to attend one of our events and discover for yourself why members find our format so relevant.

Calendar of Events

Our forthcoming lunch events and agenda are listed below. Our vibrant monthly networking lunches at Orton Hall Hotel offer you the ideal opportunity to engage with a diverse group of senior decision-makers in a business-focussed environment.

11.00am – Registration for pre-lunch seminar plus open networking
11.15am – Pre-lunch seminar begins
12.00pm – Drinks reception and open networking
12.30pm – Networking lunch on pre-planned tables
1.25pm – Cross-table networking
1.35pm – Lunch speaker
1.50pm – News round-up from network host Simon Coy
2.00pm – Meeting closes but stay to network and arrange those important 1-2-1s

For your first, exploratory, visit you can choose to book one of our next three events.


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Present a seminar

Our seminar presenters are drawn from the membership. Delivering a seminar offers a great opportunity for you to showcase your expertise and increase your profile within the membership and beyond.

If you are interested in presenting at one of our networking events, please get in touch.

Call 07860 121 773
or email:

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What our
members and
visitors say...

Thanks again for enabling an atmosphere where it is so easy to meet the right sort of people and do business.
Carole Fossey
be Resources
I�ve come across plenty of business networks in my years running professional football clubs and in consultancy; most are good, but this one is exceptional. The level of professional organisation and engagement of The Business Network makes me want to contribute my own experience and contacts. In turn, I expect to learn what's going on in the region and pick up new ways of doing things - supporting each other in this way benefits everyone.
Barrie Pierpoint
BP Management & Marketing Services
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