Networking opportunities for Preston businesses

Posted on - 21st August, 2009 - 4:49pm | Author - | Posted in - Business

Networking events can help generate new businessTwo chances for business networking are coming up over September and October in Preston.


Networking is a great way to expand your contacts and generate new business during a recession.

The first event is a speed networking event at the IBIS Hotel on Tuesday 15th September 2009 from 2 PM.

It pitches itself as allowing you to meet up to 25 new business contacts in three hours and has Neil Hickson of Creative Mixed Media doing a presentation on the benefits of Twitter and social media to your business.

The event is £15 + VAT and places can be reserved online.

The second event is hosted by Downtown Preston in Business and is their No Ties Networking. It’s an informal affair on Thursday 1st October 2009 from 5.30 PM at Vintage bar.

It pitches itself as: “You will not have to suffer any speeches from business guru’s, financial experts or motivational mentors. Just bring along yourself and plenty of business cards for a genuinely great evening of business networking.”

You will need to register online in advance.

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