• Handpicked Wetherby

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door

Updated: Aug 8, 2019

Our hosts for July's free networking built far more than a door, they built an empire! Which doors will you be building with your new contacts I wonder?

Thank you to our hosts, Darren Shaw, Louisa Garton, Sally Wrightson and Danielle Treanor from Parkhill Business Centre who provided not only exquisite surroundings but outstanding hospitality at last weeks networking session. We're sure you'll agree it was the perfect place to meet new people...


We promised you all new contacts, so here's who you networked with:


Simon Benn - Simon Benn

Jeff Britton - #wetherbyhour

Jenni Brown - JJB Office Services & Handpicked Harrogate

Anne Chambers - Utility Warehouse

Steve Cooper - Wetherbyweb

Adam Croft - SIMTrack

Richard Eaton - Ten Minute Marketing

Simon Ellis - Ware & Kay Solicitors

Nicki Eyre - Conduct Coaching

Julia Felton - Business Horsepower

Rob Ferguson - Utility Warehouse

Peter Fielding - FMS Business Supplies

Louisa Garton - Parkhill Business Centre

Fiona Gilbert - Care Home Finder

Camilla Grayley - Camilla Grayley Garden Design

Declan Grogan - NDL

Joanna Hayes - Utility Warehouse

Adrian Hogarth - Sports Prestige & Classics Ltd

Jane Hogarth - Sports Prestige & Classics Ltd

Lottie Kent - True Financial Design

Ross Knapman - Deep Blue Telecom

Larry Leighton - RDS Ltd

Nicola Lister - NDL

Jo Maltby - #wetherbyhour, Harrogate Live, Handpicked Wetherby, Yorkshire Choice Awards

Neil Morris - Neil Morris Financial

Helen Moss - Curtain Creations

Adam Oddy - The UC Consultancy

Stephen Osborne - Prime Estate Management

Michael Peach - Ware & Kay Solicitors

Rachel Porter - Knaresborough Now

David Salomon - S2 Graphics

Glyn Selway - RTC North

Darren Shaw - Parkhill Business Centre

Sally Steedman - Freedom Business Services

Andy Stelmach - Red Pixel Video

Danielle Treanor - Untold Agency/Parkhill Business Centre

Georgina Turner - One Day Creative

David Weaver - Vivaspay Merchant Solutions

Rebecca Zimmerman - One Day Creative

Sally Wrightson - Super Hot Admin/Parkhill Business Centre

If you attended the evening an email with more details for your contacts has been released. Check your inbox for more information.


Take a look at your new connections and see what kind of services they provide or why not continue the conversation? Apologies if we are unable to find you, please let us know at contact@wetherbyhour.co.uk and we will add you to the list.


We have a winner

Congratulations to David Weaver of Vivaspay Merchant Solutions who won our July Prize Draw of 1/2 a day meeting room hire or 2 weeks free hot-desking AND a free advert in Handpicked Wetherby E-Magazine worth £90, courtesy of our hosts Parkhill Business Centre and event organiser Jo Maltby.


Where are we next?


Harrogate Live

Arlo & Jacob - Thursday 25th July (7-9pm)

25-26 West Park, Harrogate, HG1 1BJ

BOOK FREE HERE


#Wetherbyhour Live

Venue TBC - Tuesday 3rd September (7-9pm)


We will be in touch shortly with details of a brand new venue for our Wetherby free networking group - save the date: Tuesday 3rd September. Make sure you are following us on facebook, twitter or instagram for regular updates.


How do you get noticed?

Our modern and stylish, Handpicked E-Magazine is a great way to attract your current and potential customers without breaking the bank.


Our July edition features the 'Home & Garden' as well as independent businesses based in the area - the High Street is closer than you think!


Fancy being a feature in our September issue?

View our rate card here


Here are some important stats:


See your business shared throughout our subscriber list of 13,000 and then brought to life via our social media channels - that's up to a possible 2.5 million people a week with your business at their fingertips


Offering the perfect balance between your business and your local community and starting from as little as £20, can you afford not to be in it...


Click to see our July edition here


Have a fantastic break over the Summer and we'll see you fresh and ready to mingle again in September.




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