Join our Business Mixer Event in May & Network with like-minded entrepreneurs from London.
This is a half-day afternoon event in a more business-style venue. First part of the event is presentations lasting 30 minutes each following case studies of successful entrepreneurs. Second part of the Business Mixer is speed networking and 1-2-1 session with guest speakers.
Event will take place in Rainmaking Loft, co-working space set up by Rainmaking, one of Europe’s leading players within entrepreneurship. Rainmaking Loft is home for more than 200 bright entrepreneurs and is located in the vibrant, historic St Katharine Docks marina, next to Tower Bridge and The Tower of London.
Business Mixer & Networking event is dedicated to diverse group of entrepreneurs interested in developing business connections in London. Our delegates represent a rich mix of sectors: retail, services, construction and trade. There will also be opportunities to talk to businesses interested in exporting to Poland and other CEE Regions.
Business Mixer is free for members and their guests. There is limited number of Early Bird tickets for non-members.
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See you there!
16:30 Official opening & welcoming
16:40 – 18:15 Guest Speakers Presentations:
– Why is it difficult to sell into days market? Tim Hillier, SBR Consulting
– How to avoid breaking the laws governing electronic direct marketing? Katarzyna (Kate) Boguslawska, Carter Lemon Camerons LLP
– Marketing Insights To Improve Customer Relationship, Sara Robertson
Successful Case Studies:
– Deepak Tailor, Founder of Latest Free Stuff
– Maulik Sailor, Innovify
18:20 Speed Networking: 20 seconds to introduce your business
18:50 Informal networking, one-to-one discussions with guest speakers
The Organisers reserve the right to alter the content of the programme and change event’s details.
Tim Hillier, SBR Consulting
Tim’s passion for sales started during a University undergraduate role as a B2B Telemarketing consultant before working his way up to a Team Leader. He has extensive sales experience, at all levels, following a career progression from account manager, to senior sales consultant and sales manager. During these roles he continuously exceeded targets, with his work being rewarded with increasing levels of responsibility.
Tim then went to work in B2B telecommunications sales, starting as a Customer Account Manager before moving up to a Channel Account Manager. After his direct sales role, he went on to spend a number of years managing a team of Account Managers, directly responsible for their performance and development alongside assisting with and coaching to secure the most lucrative opportunities. Tim specialises in transferring this sales and leadership success, working with teams and individuals to elevate sales results through habitual change.
Deepak Tailor, Founder of Latest Free Stuff
Deepak Tailor is founder of Latest Free Stuff and winner of BBC Dragon’s Den. He leads of the UK’s largest freebie websites, connecting brands with consumers to distribute new products and receive market research.
Sara Robertson began her career in banking before spending time in private equity and subsequently scaling an Edinburgh technology company through to its acquisition in early 2016. Having recently completed her studies in Boston as part of the Saltire Fellowship, during which she received the prestigious Shaw Hutchison Fellow Award, Sara advises companies on scaling up and coping with growth. She is the founder of Scottish Beer Tours as well as Glasgow Young Professionals and in her spare time coaches children on public speaking and debating.
Maulik Sailor, Innovify
Maulik has a deep and long lasting passion for entrepreneurship and wanted a way to share that passion with the world. That’s why he founded Innovify. A company that allows him to help new entrepreneurs take their ideas to market and watch their companies flourish. His history working for leading companies like Nokia, Microsoft, BBC, The Wall Street Journal, Betfair, and Visa gave him the experience and contacts that every new startup dreams of having, while his unique vision and creative spirit will help your company achieve lasting success in the marketplace. A few startups Maulik has been founder/co-founder includes Innovify, ATMAYFAIR, Landbay, Kwanji, BrickOwner, Instantt App.
Maulik obtained his MBA (Distinction) from Imperial College, London, MSc from Brunel University, London and B. Eng. from Sardar Patel University, India.
Katarzyna (Kate) Boguslawska, Carter Lemon Camerons LLP
Katarzyna (Kate) Boguslawska is a Partner in our corporate and commercial department.
Kate’s clients range from start-up owners through to SMEs and some global main-players who need advice on business-related matters. These range from advice on employment and company matters to contract drafting and disputes. Kate understands her clients, their needs and goals. Her clients often praise her pragmatic approach and tailored practical advice.
Kate has strong links in the Polish community and is recommended by the Polish Embassy in London, having co-written a Guide for Polish Investors in the UK that was published by the Embassy. She has a broad network of international connections and has been instructed by law firms in Poland to assist their clients in matters involving English jurisdiction.