Whether you’re just starting a business, or you’re an experienced company exec at some point you’re going to have to go out and get the word out about your business.
No form of marketing is cheaper than the owner/founder introducing himself and his company to people from around the business community of Torbay.
But which networking event should you attend, how much does it cost and when do they start?
Luckily we’ve put together a short list of some of the business networks currently ongoing around the Torquay, Paignton and Brixham areas.
Business Networks in Torquay
BNI Locomotive Chapter:- Meets every Tuesday, from 06:45 – 08:30, of every month at the Livermead Cliff Hotel. Cost is available upon requesting to come along to one of the meetings. Breakfast is included
BNI Riviera Chapter:- Meets every Wednesday, from 07:00 – 09:00, of every month at the Grand Hotel. Cost is available upon requesting to come along to one of the meetings. Breakfast is included
Torbay Business Forum:- Meets on the 1st Tuesday, from 07:30-09:00, of every month at the Riviera Centre at a cost of £12.50 per head. Further details available on their website. Breakfast included
Torquay Chamber of Commerce:– Meets on the 2nd Wednesday, from 07:30-0900, of every month at the Grand Hotel . Event is free, but a £2.50 contribution towards coffee is requested. Breakfast available on request.
Torbay Business Network:– Meets on the last Friday, from 0700-0930, of every month at the Pier Point Restaurant at a cost of £10 per head. Breakfast is included. Further details available on their website.
Business Over Breakfast (BOB):– Meets every other Thursday, from 0700-0900, of every month at the Livermead Cliff Hotel at a cost of £12.00 per head. Breakfast is included. Further details available on their website.
Torquay United’s Exclusive Breakfast Club:- Meets every 6-8 weeks, arriving at 09:00 for a beautifully cooked and tasty breakfast followed by an opportunity for you to stand up and pitch your business to the room, not compulsory. You are then welcome to stay for a bit longer and network with the other attendees in a friendly and helpful environment. Hosted at Torquay United Football Club
LinkedIn Local:- You’ve connected on LinkedIn now meet your connections face to face. Running bi-monthly at the all new and prestigious Hamiltons Bar, Restaurant and Venue in Babbacome. LinkedIn Local is free but you will need to pay for a drink or 2.
Business Networks in Paignton
Paignton Chamber and District of Commerce:– Meets on the 2nd Thursday, from 07:30 – 09:00, of every month at a different business venue each month. The cost is £7.50 per head and venue depending will depend on the breakfast menu. Further details available on their Facebook page.
Business Networks in Brixham
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