Southampton

Thursday

24

November 2022

at

Hilton Hotel at Ageas Bowl

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

Business Expo

2022

Thursday

24

November 2022

Thursday
24
November 2022
10:00am - 2:00pm
Hilton Hotel at Ageas Bowl

Event Overview

Join hundreds of local businesses at the Southampton Business Expo which is taking place on Thursday 24th November 2022 at Hilton Hotel (Ageas Bowl).

Enjoy the opportunity to openly network with over 250 attendees from across Hampshire at Southampton'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 Hilton Hotel located at the Ageas Bowl. Located just off the M27, the venue has over 500 free car parking spaces and is set in the prestigious grounds of Hampshire Cricket.

How to Get There

Hilton Hotel is located at the Ageas Bowl and is easily accessible by car and public transport including buses. The venue is located just off the M27 on Botley Road. When you arrive at the Ageas Bowl complex, please turn left at the roundabout and head for the car park opposite the hotel entrance.

Venue

Hilton at the Ageas Bowl
Botley Road
Southampton
Hampshire
SO30 3XH

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
Southampton
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
Southampton
Business Expo

Stand

01

Betapak

A wholesale supplier that sells a large range of packaging items including, but not limited to, cartons, polythene bags, paper bags and padded envelopes to businesses across Hampshire and the UK

01983 721 100

Special discount

Stand

03

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

06

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

09

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.

Special discount

Stand

10

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

11

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...

01425 543322

Special discount

Stand

18

NSL Telecoms Ltd

A voice and communications specialist that helps customers benefit from the new technologies to facilitate improved customer service and satisfaction whilst providing analytics to improve productivity and staff performance.

0345 678 6646

Special discount

A bottle of champagne if NSL cannot save you money on you 0800 number

Stand

19

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

24

Southampton City Council Fostering Service

Southampton City Council foster carers provide warm, stable and welcoming homes for children who can no longer live with their birth families at the current time.

0800 5191818

Special discount

Stand

26

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

27

face2faceHR

Specialising in down-to-earth, practical and realistic HR advice for small to medium-sized businesses

08001804998

Special discount

Stand

34

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.

Special discount

Stand

46

Silver Lining Convergence Ltd

Silver Lining is a professional IT service provider who can offer the very best in business IT, telecommunications, data and security solutions

03453131111

Special discount

Stand

53

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

For 10% off orders placed in March use code: PGB2BE22mar10

Stand

54

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

55

Cleankill Pest Control

Cleankill is an award winning supplier of pest and bird control services to businesses across southern England.

020 8668 5477

Special discount

Stand

60

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

64

South Western Railway

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

65

Tailor Made Technologies

TMT seeks to form trusted and long-lasting partnerships with our customers. We take the time to understand your business, enabling us to provide IT and communications solutions that both support and enhance your business operations.

0800 988 2002

Special discount

Stand

68

The Rainbow Centre

Helping children, adults, families and carers affected by neurological conditions.

01329 760551

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
Southampton
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