lovelocalexpo 2018 at Impact Conferencing, Burnley
Wednesday 25 April, 9am-3pm

visit lovelocalexpo

FREE entry for visitors  *  Over 50 exhibitors  *  Seminars with top local experts  *  Funding & business growth advice  * Radio Lancashire broadcasting live  *  Lancashire business exhibitors only  *  FREE parking & on-site coffee shop  *  Meet new suppliers, customers and collaborators at lovelocalexpo 2018

Book your FREE visitors ticket via Eventbrite below:

welcome to lovelocalexpo

Our FREE annual business exhibition is a must attend event. Meet over 50 local exhibitors, talk funding and grants with growth advisors and attend expert seminars at lovelocalexpo. Our annual venue is Impact Conferencing in Burnley.

Easily accessible from across Lancashire with plenty of free parking, our state-of-the-art venue has an on site coffee shop too so you can spend the day with us. If you’d like to exhibit, stands are competitively priced.

exhibit at lovelocalexpo

Showcase your business to hundreds of local visitors. Includes 2m x 1.5m pitch with table, stand advertising on auditorium screen & foyer screens on the day, personalised exhibitor graphic for social media, exhibitor name badges, packed lunch and free-flow teas and coffees. Maximum of three businesses per sector to maximise ROI and experience for exhibitors and visitors.

seminars at lovelocalexpo

Our expert speaker led seminars are chosen to appeal to most if not all of our visitors & exhibitors. All are welcome to attend. Seminars will start promptly at the time stated in the Red Room upstairs at Impact Conferencing. Please arrive a couple of minutes before the start time. NB! Please book via the Eventbrite links to secure your place at your chosen seminar(s). 

10am seminar – Stop wasting time on social media! 

by Sam Keenan of +24 Marketing

Now more than ever, you need to focus your social media marketing strategy to rise above the noise. In this high energy session, digital marketing expert, Social Sam of +24 Marketing, will share his top tips to help you get results for your business. Stop wasting time on social media, book your place for this jam-packed seminar and get focused. Click here to learn more & book your place via Eventbrite.

11am seminar – How to hit 10% of your sales target in 1 week!

by Hayley Caine of Selling Made Easier

In this fast-paced seminar, Sales expert Hayley Caine will share the top 3 fast & painless ways you can hit 10% of your sales targets within just one week. The secrets to converting sales both to existing customers and prospective customers will be revealed, and it’s not ‘hard sell’. Hayley will share a free sales template to improve your sales pipeline by 40% and halve the time it takes to get orders. Click here to learn more & book your place via Eventbrite.

1pm seminar – How to tell your business story…

by Steve Ireland & Phil Crowshow of The Geeky Group

Over the past decade, Phil and Steve have collected and recorded interviews with multi-millionaire entrepreneurs, telling their own stories of struggles, setbacks – and success. They have also interviewed ordinary business owners who are achieving extraordinary things. They’ll share some of these and show you what happens to people’s brains when engaged by an effective story – and how that will benefit your business. You’ll learn how to shape a story, and how to tell it. This is a fully interactive workshop so book on, have fun and learn at the same time. Click here to learn more & book your place via Eventbrite.

2pm seminar – The Power of Positive Thinking for Business

by Lateef Badat of ALB Coaching

Running a business can be challenging, and the attention we give to our Marketing, Sales and Finance should also be applied to ourselves to ensure optimum performance.  In this practical and interactive talk, Professional Business & Confidence Coach, Lateef Badat of ALB Coaching will share powerful strategies and techniques to maintain a positive mindset and a “can-do” philosophy that will help you to improve your success in and out of your business. Click here to learn more & book your place via Eventbrite.

speed networking session, 12pm

Build great relationships in a short time in our informal lunchtime Speed Networking session. Make sure to bring plenty of business cards! Click below to book your place via Eventbrite.

Brilliant organisation up to and on the day, everything was taken care of…. Lunch and coffee were provided for exhibitors, I could concentrate on promoting my business.

Wendy Bowers

Director, Role UK

I’d like to say what an excellent event the lovelocalexpo in Burnley was to visit. Fantastic organisation, pleasantly informal and thoroughly beneficial.

Lukas Turner

Founder, Tuner & Stones Group

The best expo I’ve ever exhibited at, and I’ve done the GMEX and NEC… The footfall, promotion and organisation were fantastic.

Tracy Heatley

Network Director, Business Over Breakfast NW

gold sponsors of lovelocalexpo

silver sponsors of lovelocalexpo

our 2018 lovelocalexpo exhibitors

who’s running lovelocalexpo

lovelocalexpo is part of the East Lancashire based lovelocal group, run by Rachel Kay. Through monthly networking events and our annual expo we provide an informal, affordable and effective way to allow local businesses to meet, build relationships and find out about each other’s services.

Our events are relaxed, friendly, often fun and always free from pressure. There’s no need to speak to the room and no annual membership fees. Our sole aim is to help Lancashire’s businesses and economy to grow and thrive.

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