Gwynedd Business Week 2018

Date 27/04/2018
Logo Wythnos Busnes 2018

                       

The highlight of the Gwynedd business calendar is approaching with a host of events being organised to celebrate the achievements of companies from across the county.

The Gwynedd Business Week 2018, which will be held between 21 and 25 May, will provide an opportunity to showcase and promote local business successes as well as providing a great chance for companies to come together to network and exchange ideas for the future.

Councillor Ioan Thomas, Gwynedd Council Cabinet Member for Economic Development said:

“The Gwynedd Business Week has developed into a major event for companies across the county. As part of the week, events will be held across the county that will be a chance to celebrate the achievements of the Gwynedd business community as well as opportunities for collaboration and promoting entrepreneurship.

“Throughout the week, events and workshops that will showcase the innovative work being carried out by Gwynedd companies will be held. We  would urge anyone who is interested in business matters, entrepreneurship and the state of the local economy to join us for these events.”

The Business Breakfast Launch Event will be held at The Management Centre, Bangor on Monday, 21 May where there will be an opportunity to network with representatives from the private and public sector. The topic will be the “North Wales Growth Deal”,  with a keynote speech by Iwan Trefor Jones, Corporate Director, Gwynedd Council and member of the North Wales Economic Ambition Board.

The highlight of the week will be the Gwynedd Business Week Gala Dinner which will be held on Thursday, 24 May at The Management Centre, Bangor. As always, the event will be a chance for business leaders from all over Gwynedd to meet like-minded people, to share ideas and experiences.

During the Dinner, Gwynedd Business Network will present an award to the Gwynedd Business Person of the Year, and the Gwynedd branch of the Federation of Small Businesses will present an award to the Young Entrepreneur that has successfully established a business in the current year.  In addition Gwynedd Council will acknowledge the success of local companies which have positively contributed to Gwynedd’s economy.

Tanya Keith, Business Development Director from The Management Centre, Bangor Business School added:

“The Management Centre and Bangor University are proud to Partner with Gwynedd Council to host the annual Gwynedd Business Week Gala Dinner. Gwynedd Business Week is an important benchmark of success and achievement in our region and it provides an ideal opportunity to bring businesses both locally and regionally together to network."

Further details regarding the business events can be found on the Council’s website: www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru/businessweek or to book a place at the Business Breakfast Launch Event or Gwynedd Business Week Gala Dinner please email events@themanagementcentre.co.uk or call 01248 365912.