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Full Steam Ahead at The Business Show, Swindon


The Business Show Swindon 2012 took place at the Steam museum on the 1st February 2012. The show featured a broad showcase of more than 80 exhibitors from across the region and attracted more than 800 visitors. The show featured a topical seminar programme, free speed networking sessions and a conference café for networking, refreshments and one to one meetings.

James Averdieck, founder of the luxurious dessert company GU, gave the keynote speech. James shared his secrets for success, on how he started GU in 2003 with just £150,000 taking the company to sales of over £30m before selling in 2010. Lyn Chapman, centre manager commented ‘The day has been such a success; we have been really busy with delegates visiting our stand. We have met some interesting people, had the opportunity to build new business relationships and have received several applications for our membership card.’