The Great Big Small Business Network

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12.30pm – 5:00pm

Doubletree by Hilton Forest Pines, Brigg, DN20 0AQ

After the success of last years’ event we are delighted to be collaborating with the North Lincolnshire Ambassador Programme and the Humber Business Growth Hub’s #GrowMySME Programme for this fantastic event during the highly popular Humber Business Week once again.

We will have an afternoon of inspiring, motivational speakers

and of course plenty of time to connect with a huge variety of businesses from all across the region.

We’re delighted to announce the Keynote Speaker for our Great Big Small Business Network!

International Speaker and Best-Selling Author Geoff Ramm

Sponsored by the #GrowMySME Programme

Geoff is the founder of Celebrity Service and OMG Marketing! He has challenged and inspired audiences across six continents to create award-winning ideas to outperform the competition.

In a recent feature, Forbes called this….  ‘A Game Changer’.  His clients include, Emirates, Specsavers, McDonalds, Finnair & Tesco Mobile and we are delighted to be welcoming him to GBSBN!

Then we have our two Local Speakers, Garry Bainbridge of Ish Fish and David Clugston of Clugston Group!

Garry has been sailing all around the world for almost 20 years, racing yachts and exploring all his destinations have to offer.

In 2016, Garry started his own fish merchants, buying and distributing seafood to customers across the globe!

David is a Director of Clugston Group, a family owned company that has featured as one of the London Stock Exchange’s ‘1000 companies to Inspire Britain.

More recently, he has managed business development and commercial roles in the logistics arm of the business, and now delivers group-wide business performance and transformation initiatives.

The layout of the day will be as follows :

1:45pm – Garry Bainbridge

2:15pm – David Clugston

2:45pm – Break

3:30pm – Geoff Ramm


SME’s all across the Humber Region




Gary Pepper