UK leads in rankings for the highest value of retail online sales in Europe. In comparison with Brits, Poles spend on online shopping fifteen times less. If you run business in UK it is worth to expand in the Internet. The June business mixer event is aimed at entrepreneurs in the UK interested in getting more insights in the online sales.
This event will deliver practical business information and insight by experienced entrepreneurs. If you decide to join this event you will be asked to take active part in discussion and share your own opinions about online sales.
After short introduction we will invite entrepreneurs and expert speakers to take part in discussion panel moderated by PBLINK founder Bartlomiej Kowalczyk. During the panel we will cover all major aspects of online sales with focus on Amazon, Ebay and other online marketplace platforms. During registration each delegate can give us indication what we should cover to help you with your business. Informal discussion format will allow all delegates to take part and ask questions about all aspects related to online sales.
As well as presenting practical business information, the business mixer event will also offer each participant the chance to get to introduce themselves to everyone else, to get to know other entrepreneurs and to swap business cards with each another. The informal part of the meeting starts with speed-networking, where participants have 30 seconds to talk about their business. Informal talks continue over a glass of wine. Please bring a large stock of business cards with you!
Limited number of spaces available. Priority registration for PBLINK Members. Free for PBLINK Members and small fee for guests.
12.30 Official opening and welcoming:
– Ewa Jasinska-Davidson, Polish Business Link
– Nathan Johnson, NatWest Bank
12:45 Discussion Panel
60 minutes discussion with invited experts about their experience in selling online.
– What are the key elements to be successful on ebay/Amazon?
– How to make a good margin with free delivery?
– Effective ways to increase sales on eBay/Amazon
13:45 Speed networking: introduce yourself and your business in 30 seconds
14:15 Informal Networking
Networking will continue at The Novotel Hotel (next door to the NatWest/RBS building) after 18:00.
The Organisers reserve the right to alter the content of the programme and change event’s details.
Andrew Firth, Ascensor
Andrew started Ascensor in 2007. Having come from an Ecommerce background, Andrew has evolved Ascensor into a leading provider of Ecommerce website development and digital marketing solutions. Ascensor work with multi-channel clients helping them to grow online sales both through their websites and using the shopping marketing places. Ascensor help businesses across all sectors to grow online revenues.
Kathryn Wright, PerfectPersonalisedGifts.com
Kathryn started Smarter Retail as an online retailer of homewares and gifts. Spotting a gap in the personalised gifts market, Kathryn developed PerfectPersonalisedGifts.com, which manufactures and sells the gifts via their website and through various shopping market places including Google, Amazon, eBay, etsy and Not On The High Street. Smarter Retail is growing by more than 50% per year through these channels.
Ralph Lightman, DM2 Agency
Senior Sales & Marketing Strategy Professional | Branding Specialist | Coach
Executive director of DM2 Agency:
– Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing
– 21 years of experience
– Over 1000 graphics annually
– Currently provide SEO for 182 domains
– Currently run Google campaigns for 124 domains
Experts and academic lecturers:
– language of persuasion
– neurolinguistic programming
Each new day is an exciting challenge to achieve more. I have vast experience and I have undergone intense training in the engineering of persuasion which benefits me in tough business negotiations, creating effective marketing strategies and in inspiring others.