Basingstoke

Thursday

07

April 2022

at

The Apollo Hotel

Join over 300 professionals and local businesses at
Basingstoke
's largest networking business show
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Basingstoke

Business Expo

2022

Thursday

07

April 2022

Thursday
07
April 2022
10:00am - 2:00pm
The Apollo Hotel

Event Overview

Join hundreds of local businesses at the Basingstoke Business Expo which is taking place on Thursday 7th April 2022 at The Apollo Hotel.

Enjoy the opportunity to openly network with over 250 attendees from across Hampshire at Basingstoke's largest business show, whilst exploring the exhibition packed with a variety of local exhibitors showcasing their services and promoting their latest products.

As well as a busy exhibition, there will also be free seminars and workshops from Hampshire's leading keynote and business speakers as well as a speed networking session.

This event is completely free to attend - simply pre-register online today!

Venue Information

This event will be taking place at The Apollo Hotel. Located just outside of Basingstoke town centre, the venue has over 250 free car parking spaces.

How to Get There

The Apollo Hotel is easily accessible by car and public transport including buses. The venue is located just off the A339 and is just a few minutes away from Junction 6 (M3), A30 and the A33.

Venue

The Apollo Hotel
Aldermaston Road
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG24 9NU

Keynote Speakers & Seminars

Enjoy free access to all our event seminars, keynote speakers and workshops

Reasons to visit

Here are just a few reasons why you should attend our next
Basingstoke
Business Expo
Local exhibitors
Network over 50
Hampshire
based businesses and national companies exhibiting their services at the event
Keynote Speakers
Hear from the UK's business leaders, motivational speakers and industry experts live at the business show
Free Business Seminars
Learn all about sales, marketing, financing, innovation and growth from leading
Hampshire
speakers
Interactive Workshops
Increase your knowledge by learning from local experts in our free business exhibition workshops
Business Networking
Network with other like-minded businesses in our facilitated speed networking sessions
Business Support
Get advice from local support organisations on anything from employing people to social media

Exhibitor List

Meet the companies exhibiting at the
Basingstoke
Business Expo

Stand

ZOOMING PHOTO - Expo Photographer

Helping brands improve sales with outstanding commercial photography.

07933 740008

Special discount

Stand

01

Harlequin Group

Harlequin provides branding solutions, specialising in branding clothing, merchandise, vehicle graphics and all types of signage. The group works with a range of clients helping them raise their brand awareness through showcasing their corporate identity.

01256 851312

Special discount

Stand

02

Costco Wholesale Reading

Stand

03

Medigold Health Consultancy Limited

Medigold Health creates occupational health and wellbeing solutions for employers across the UK.

0330 390 3370

Special discount

Stand

04

Hand Picked Hotels

We are Hand Picked Hotels. A wonderfully unique collection of privately owned, family run venues. Our British country house hotels - including Audleys Wood Hotel in Basingstoke - and beach-side Channel Island retreats have been hosting exceptional events for decades. Come by and say hello to Mandy Walker, to see how we can help you bring your next event to life, your way.

07983 636106

Special discount

Stand

05

Osmond Ergonomics

Stand

06

BizSpace Limited

We provide modern and stylish workspaces with simple, affordable and flexible terms for our customers. We create value for our stakeholders by acquiring, repositioning, and operating a portfolio of regional flexible workspaces. By replicating this model across more and more sites, we further develop and refine our unique customer proposition and enjoy greater economies of scale to maximise the benefits for all our stakeholders.

0800 975 0875

Special discount

Stand

07

Growth Partners Plc

Your all-in-one solution for payroll, pensions, benefits, wellbeing and employee engagement services. We’re on a mission to make employer’s and employee’s lives easier, happier and healthier. The services we’ve created, free you from the burden of day-to-day administrative processes and compliance, so you can focus on your people, culture and growth.

0116 340 3116

Special discount

Employee Engagement Support. A contribution to your employee engagement budget to invest in your employee engagement activities

Stand

08 & 09

Windsor Telecom

At Windsor Telecom we're not here to talk you into the most complicated tech solution, we're here to help you find the simplest. We assist businesses like yours find straightforward and intuitive technology solutions that help you communicate, connect and collaborate better.

0800 160 1111

Special discount

Stand

10

Full Power Utilities

Commercial energy consultants helping businesses save money on gas, electricity and water. Free energy reviews to ensure commercial consumers get the very best deals on the market and don’t pay for what they don’t need. We access every commercial supplier in the UK, many of which can only be accessed through an energy broker.

07880 786970

Special discount

Free review of current commercial utility contracts.

Stand

11

Bark Like A Big Dog Ltd

For 25 years we’ve helped SMEs by providing the ultimate outsourced marketing resource, powered by neuroscience. For the price of a mid-level marketer, you get a full team, all the creative output, & strategic support you need. More than that, we take ownership of performance, doing whatever is required to achieve your goals. If you want to bark like a big dog, you’d better bring in award-winning big dogs. WOOF! Bark Like a Big Dog – Best Global Business Marketing Content Agency, 2021.

01256 518442

Special discount

Stand

12

Comtec

With award-winning implementations, from the datacentre to the desktop. Comtec provides a comprehensive consultancy, design, implementation and support service that complements a portfolio of products from some of the world’s leading technology vendors.

0845 899 1400

Special discount

Stand

13

IMSM

IMSM (International Management Systems Marketing) are leading ISO specialists. We deliver high quality ISO consultancy services and standards to organisations of all sizes, from all sectors, all over the world.

01793 296 704

Special discount

Stand

15

1-Fix Limited

We provide award winning Managed IT Services to SMEs and Charities - with no confusing "geek speak"! We offer a full range of business IT services, from desktop and server management up to network design and cybersecurity assistance. Our team can become your entire IT resource, or we can work alongside your existing team to add additional skills to your IT department.

0118 926 0084

Special discount

Stand

16

face2faceHR

Stand

17

Highfield Park

An independent country house hotel set in 35 acres of rolling parkland on the Hampshire/Berkshire boarders. Offering 86 bedrooms and 15 meeting and event spaces. Our truly stunning Queen Anne mansion house adds a sense of the extraordinary to any event or occasion.

01189 326369

Special discount

20% off all new meeting or event bookings to be booked by 30th April 2022 and take place before the end of 2022. Quote EXPO2022.

Stand

18

Your Lead Machine

Your Lead Machine is a marketing and lead generation agency based in Southampton that specialises in creating multi-channel strategies using LinkedIn and telemarketing to help businesses develop new sales opportunities.

0238 2355441

Special discount

Stand

19

Ooba Creative

Ooba works with SMEs who feel that they are in need of a guide - helping you take control of your business and create significant profit. We help your world become easier, less chaotic, safer, calmer, confident, controlled, and empower you to regain the ability to make bold decisions. Taking you away from uncertainty & worry, to discover confidence & clarity.

01256 578007

Special discount

2 Hour Free Business & Marketing Consultancy to any delegate that comes to talk with me on the stand.

Stand

20

Speccies, The Specs Warehouse

Optical Retail Store. Great quality eyewear at an affordable price.

01256 325161

Special discount

Stand

21

Silver Lining Convergence

Silver Lining is a professional IT service provider based in Hampshire. Since 2007 we have been providing the very best in business IT, telecommunications, connectivity and security solutions across the UK and Europe.

0345 313 1111

Special discount

Stand

22

The Magazine Connection

A group of five local magazines delivered to homes in towns/villages along the North Hampshire M3 corridor. They provide high quality, affordable and effective print advertising for local businesses.

01252 625683

Special discount

Stand

22

Coffee and Connect

A local, independent, business networking group set up by Mel Wardle in 2008. We meet at 10am on the first Wednesday of the month in Victoria Hall, Hartley Wintney. No membership or booking required, simply pay £12 incl. VAT on the day. We are a very friendly and welcoming group; lots of great chat... and good business too!

01252 625683

Special discount

Stand

23

Herd Hire Basingstoke

Herd Hire Basingstoke has firmly established itself as a local provider of van hire in Hampshire and surrounding areas. We provide vans for personal and business hire and fleet management, offering a professional service with exceptional customer service ethos.

0800 066 3190

Special discount

Stand

24

Hampshire Fire and Medical Services

As established industry professionals with over 60 years of combined experience in frontline fire, rescue and emergency medical response. HFMS is dedicated to offering the highest levels of training, event cover and protection services to you and your business.

01794 328359

Special discount

Stand

25

VIP IT

VIP IT has been helping businesses grow online since 2015. We offer SEO, PPC, social media, email marketing and website design services in Hampshire, London, Berkshire, Dorset and beyond. VIP IT serves businesses across a wide variety of sectors including: law, manufacturing, technology, property, marketing, beauty, automotive and hospitality. Contact us today to arrange a free, no-obligation digital marketing consultation.

01962 458457

Special discount

Free extended SEO audit. To receive a free extended SEO audit, visitors to the expo can post their business card into our business card box.

Stand

26

Card Industry Professionals

Established in 2017, Card Industry Professionals (CIP) formed to ensure that all businesses have access to the latest and most relevant card payment solutions, education on pricing, alternative payment options, emerging trends and on-going support. We believe in developing long term relationships with businesses throughout the UK, boosting confidence and building trust in the products and services we offer. This is proven by our 5-star rating on Trustpilot.

07721 326370

Special discount

Stand

27

Federation of Small Businesses (FSB)

As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Our mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions. We are a not-for-profit organisation, led by a team of our members, which exists to serve the small business community across the UK.

0808 20 20 888

Special discount

For anyone wishing to become a member on the day, we will waive the £30 joining fee.

Stand

28

FANCI bespoke fine jewellery

Designers & Manufacturers of Fine Jewellery

023 8020 1717

Special discount

Stand

30

Blucando Ltd

Blucando are experts in providing tech support to SMBs and delight our customers with a straight-forward approach to keeping their business running smoothly. We're here to manage your technology, support your people and help your business grow.

0333 123 3007

Special discount

Stand

31

Adore Your Outdoors

Team Building, Reimagined. Discover the power of nature to create powerful, positive, long-lasting change for mental and physiological health, with our Team Togetherness Days

07717 368308

Special discount

‘3 for 2’ on team events booked before end of April

Stand

32

SECRC - Cyber Resilience Centre for the South East

The Cyber Resilience Centre is a Police-led partnership between businesses and academia designed to develop Cyber Resilience for businesses in the South East of England. The centre provides a small range of affordable cyber resilience services and products with the very current knowledge and technical expertise from the UK's top university cyber talent. Our services help SME's and therefore the supply chain, to prepare and improve cyber resilience.

07909 906177

Special discount

Come to the stand and be in with a chance to win a FREE cybersecurity training worth £500 for your organsiation

Stand

33

Despatch Point Limited

Despatch Point Limited offer International Freight Forwarding, International and National Courier services worldwide. We also provide a full range of ancillary services such as Export Packing, Insurance, Dangerous Goods shipments, Customs clearance, advice on documentation and aspects of International trade.

01256 840884

Special discount

Stand

34

Overt Digital Media Limited

Our websites are more than just a static online brochure where your customers will go for your phone number. They're where they go to engage with your business. You have complete control over what visitors see, based on their physical location, what time of day it is, the number of their previous visits and more...

07866 713087

Special discount

Stand

35

P & L Logistics t/a World Options

We are an authorised reseller for TNT, UPS, DHL, FedEx and more and can offer UK based businesses discounted domestic & international shipping rates.

07948 408824

Special discount

Stand

36

Printer Graphics Group & PDC Print

Easy to use Print Service with Fulfilment. We Design, Print, Project Manage and Install on Site for any type of Print/Signage Product or Services Required.

023 9248 2211

Special discount

Stand

37

National Express Transport Solutions

National Express Transport Solutions have access to the UK’s leading and largest network of fully audited operators. Providing transport for businesses is our speciality. We have the unique ability to offer any vehicle, at any time, anywhere across the UK. With Earned Recognition, Coach Marque and Guild of British Coach Operators accreditations you are safe in the knowledge that your ground transport management requirement will be delivered to the safest and highest of standards.

0845 257 9845

Special discount

Stand

38

Rocket Refreshments

We are a small, local, family run coffee vending company who deliver the same quality and value you’d expect from big coffee vending companies, but with a friendly, personal service. With leasing options from only £10 a week, you can start 2022 as you mean to go on by delighting your clients with an amazing coffee offering. We take care of everything

02380 200559

Special discount

Stand

39

Hampshire Chamber of Commerce

Hampshire Chamber of Commerce, the County’s largest independent not-for-profit business support and networking organisation, engages the voice, expertise and experience of thousands of businesses across the County, influencing decision-making and shaping practical solutions.

01329 242420

Special discount

Stand

40

Top Mops Cleaning

We offer regular cleaning services to Schools, GP Surgeries, Dental Surgeries, Offices, Hospitals, HMP, MOD, Factories. Including daily/weekly regular cleans, and able to assist with deep clean specifications, including, but not limited to floor care plans; including scrubbing, buffing, carpet cleaning. High level cleans. Gutter Clearance. Window Cleaning. We take care of all cleaning needs from ordering/delivery of materials and chemicals to delivering the cleaning service.

01983 400202

Special discount

Free Giveaway

Stand

41

Axis Global Freight Services

We are an Independent Worldwide Logistics Company run by a dedicated team with an unrivalled knowledge of shipping in the Courier and Logistics Sector.

01252 861881

Special discount

Stand

42

The Pink Place Cancer Charity

Our charity provides FREE wellbeing services, support, Mindfulness and counselling to adults affected by cancer from initial diagnosis, throughout treatment and beyond.

07899 970841

Special discount

Stand

43

iDACS / Datwyler

IDAC Solutions is your collaborative partner for smart building transformation. We work harder and smarter to make your business plans a reality; creating healthy workplaces which are more energy efficient, more productive and more profitable.

02380 279 999

Special discount

Stand

44

BNI Hampshire UK

Business thrives on Word of Mouth referrals where a potential client or customer has a need, and a referral can be made to an expert who can help them. Learning and applying the BNI networking system provides the opportunity for members to develop a large network of like-minded people, resulting in more business opportunity for all who participate.

07989 320893

Special discount

Stand

45

Psydro

Helping businesses of all sizes to generate high value customer reviews quicker, which can be used to generate commercial value including more customers and sales. Psydro is the World’s First Social Review Platform offering multimedia customer reviews, social proof and interaction, and protection against fake reviews! Join the Psydro Community today FOC. Real Reviews. Real Growth.

07920 259262

Special discount

Stand

46

South Western Railway (SWR)

Rail transport to the South West & Central of England. Providing business solutions to the SME market, helping them to manage their business rail travel.

07929 871807

Special discount

Stand

47

Hampshire County Council - The Apprenticeship and Skills Hub

The Apprenticeship & Skills Hub offer free and impartial advice to organisations of any size regarding Apprenticeship and Skills Training. We also offer support and guidance with funding apprenticeship training and use of apprenticeship levy.

07857 696838

Special discount

Stand

48

Yuno Media LTD

We help business owners and directors meet their 2 year, 5 year and exit plans by automating marketing processes that will get you a constant return on investment.

0238 1102 015

Special discount

Stand

49

Corporate Creative Productions

We Specialise in completion photography, videography, drone videography & video testimonials for the Construction, Office Fit-out & Commercial Real Estate Sectors.

023 8027 1234

Special discount

Stand

50

PolarHR

Save time and money by streamlining your HR Processes with our easy to use software. Track holiday and asickness, manage expenses, and upload important documents.

0330 179 8668

Special discount

Free for up to 10 users

Stand

51

Hartwood Health

A health clinic based in Fleet, Hampshire where your health is at the heart of what we do

01252 594110

Special discount

Stand

52

Allday Time Systems

We offer the widest range of time and attendance and door access control systems that enable our clients to improve their business through the effective management of their workforce. We are proud holders of the Investors In People Award and through ongoing training and development our staff are focused on delivering the highest levels of customer service and living up to our Company motto of “Making Time For You”.

01252 544457

Special discount

Stand

53

Ten2Two Hampshire

Ten2Two are specialists in helping growing businesses find professionals on a part-time basis - when full-time is not needed, the budget needs to work harder, or some additional support for a few hours every day would make all the difference.

01252 856862

Special discount

Stand

54

Destination Basingstoke

Delivering Showcase Events to Basingstoke We are a not-for-profit organisation creating events for local business and the community in Basingstoke.

01256 338415

Special discount

Register for FREE tickets

If you'd like to attend the business show as a visitor, you can pre-register for FREE tickets
by clicking the button below or carry on for details on how you can exhibit from as little as £295

Stand Pricing

Choose to pay as you go or save money and spread the cost of exhibiting at our events with our all inclusive marketing bundles. Larger stands are also available on request for an extra £100.

Bronze Stand Package

£295 plus VAT

Ideal for freelancers, start-ups, micro businesses or soletraders

What's included
1m x 2m stand space
Table, chairs and tablecloth
Show guide listing
Online exhibitor profile
Regular social media mentions
Tea and coffee
Book a StandRequest Info PackView Floorplan
Free 14-Day Cancellations
Flexible Payments Now Available

Silver Stand Package

£395 plus VAT

Great for small businesses that want local exposure and to grow their network

What's included
1m x 2m stand space
Table, chairs and tablecloth
Show guide listing
Online exhibitor profile
Regular social media mentions
Tea and coffee
Free social media spotlight
Delegate list
Book a StandRequest Info PackView Floorplan
Free 14-Day Cancellations
Flexible Payments Now Available

Gold Stand Package

£495 plus VAT

For SMEs that want local exposure, media coverage and to grow their network

What's included
1m x 2m stand space
Table, chairs and tablecloth
Show guide listing
Online exhibitor profile
Regular social media mentions
Tea and coffee
Free social media spotlight
Delegate list
1/2 page advert in show guide
Press release article
Book a StandRequest Info PackView Floorplan
Free 14-Day Cancellations
Flexible Payments Now Available

Frequently asked questions

Is it free to attend as a visitor?

Absolutely! All our business expos are FREE to attend as a visitor. You only pay if you want to book a stand, advertise in our show guides or business directories or sponsor one of our events. You also don't need to be a member to attend. Simply pre-register online for the events you want to attend.

Do I need to register for the seminars or speed networking?

You do not need to register for any of the seminars, keynote speakers or speed networking sessions. All our events run on a first come, first served basis. We recommend arriving 10 minutes before each advertised session to secure a seat.

What happens when I arrive at the event?

When you first arrive at the event head to the registration area where you'll be able to meet our team who will swiftly sign you into the event and provide you with your printed name badge. You'll also receive a show guide and goodie bag. You'll then be shown the exhibition hall and seminar room, so you know where everything is located.

Do I need to bring anything with me?

Firstly, we recommend you bring plenty of business cards with you to the expo. Never underestimate how many people attend these events and how many business cards you may want to hand out to new connections. We also recommend that you a pen and note pad to write down ideas that you have when at the event or attending any of the seminars.

Will there be food and drink to buy at the event?

Yes, you will be able to buy food and drink at the event. At each expo we team up with our hosting venue to organise a pop-up networking cafe where you can buy light refreshments and drinks throughout the event. Please make sure you bring either cash or a debit/credit card with you.

Can I still attend if pre-registration is closed?

If you didn’t have the opportunity to register in advance, don't worry. You can still come to the exhibition for FREE. Simply turn up on the day of the event and our events team will register you when you arrive at the registration area by the main entrance, so please allow between 5-10 minutes to register on the day of the event.

Event Sponsors & Partners

Thank you to the sponsors and partners supporting the
Basingstoke
Business Expo

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Got any questions?
We're always here to help!

If you'd like to get involved with the business expo, but you've still got questions, please feel free
to call our events team on 0845 139 9301 or email support@b2bexpos.co.uk