Sandy Park
Sandy Park, Sandy Park Way, Exeter EX2 7NN, UK

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Event Date Wed Mar 23 GMT (in about 2 months)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Mar 22 8:00pm - Tue Mar 22 8:00pm
Location Sandy Park
Sandy Park Way, Exeter EX2 7NN, UK
Region EMEA

Insider has gathered together a panel of owner–managers from the heart of the South West for a special family business breakfast. Our panel will talk about the triumphs and tribulations of building a business and turning it into a market leading brand.

Devon and the South West is home to thousands of family-owned business and they form the bedrock of the region’s thriving economy. From food and drink to cutting edge technology and tourism SMEs in the South West have helped shape the region and employ thousands of people. Our panel will share their experiences and discuss how to build a brand into a market leader.

Topics for discussion:
• The issues that owner managers have to deal with over the lifetime of a business including recruitment and retention of staff, dealing with a crisis and succession planning.
• The secrets of running a successful company from spotting an opportunity to building a brand and preparing for growth.
• The benefits of keeping a business in private hands and what sets leading firms apart from the rest of the competition.


2022 Speakers

John Hibbard
Founder and Chief Executive, Red Paddle Co

Alex Perkis
Managing Director, TCi

Philip Everett-Lyons
Founder and Chief Executive, Hattiers Rum

Charles Baughan
Managing Director, Westaway Sausages

Dan Gould
Founder and Director, DeGould

Amanda Stansfield
Owner and Managing Director, Granny Gothards

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Brewin Dolphin
• Stephens Scown