Cyber Security Awareness Week Launch & Networking Event

Event Date: 
25/01/2018 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Southgate Hotel, Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1QF

Attend the FREE Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) launch event to receive the programme and find out what's in store for CSAW 2018.

Date: Thursday 25th January 2018

Time: 11am - 12.30pm

Venue: Southgate Hotel, Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1QF

They'll be drinks and nibbles plus the opportunity to network with other local business owners.

With cyber crime showing no sign of abating and GDPR looming it is essential you learn how to protect your business. Brought to you by Bluegrass Group and t he only UK event of its kind, CSAW is a week-long...

Network at Sandy Park

Event Date: 
18/01/2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Sandy Park, Exeter

Network at Sandy Park returns to the venue on Thursday, 18th January.

As well as plenty of time to network with key contacts from Exeter and Devon, the event will feature guest speaker Michael Caines MBE, one of the UK's most acclaimed chefs and patron of Lympstone Manor.

The event will also feature a Q&A with Exeter Chiefs player Thomas Waldrom.

Click here to purchase tickets.

Network at Sandy Park

Event Date: 
21/09/2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Sandy Park, Exeter

Following the success of the first Network at Sandy Park, we are pleased to confirm the second date and speaker.

Christine Ourmieres-Widener, Chief Executive of Flybe, will be the guest speaker on Thursday, 21st September.

We will also be joined by Exeter Chiefs' fly-half, Gareth Steenson, discussing his testimonial year and starting the new rugby season as defending Aviva Premiership champions.

Tickets are £15 and include hot food. Buy yours at

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Expo South's success leads to expansion

Authored by Duncan Little
Posted: Wed, 07/26/2017 - 5:28pm

Networking can help your business flourish. Expo South are experts in organising events and it’s envisaged the team’s new office in Plymouth Science Park will be behind staging some of this year’s best networking exhibitions.

Over the next 12 months, the Event Management team will be expanding their ‘Expo’ brand to cover other parts of the country: from Sheffield and Poole to Cardiff and Taunton.

The company’s winning one-day format provides an exceptionally high level of professionalism in content, layout and variety. Return business stems from the strong range of...

Network's special event to focus on mental toughness

Authored by McQueenie Mulholland
Posted: Mon, 06/05/2017 - 1:21pm

One of the area’s most successful networking groups is helping its members prepare for the future at a special development session in June.

Spaces are still available at Exeter PA Network’s formal development event, which is focussing on ‘hardiness and resilience’ and takes place at the Deer Park Hotel, near Honiton, on Thursday, June 22.

It is the network’s second development event this year and always proves very popular with members. Kim Glover, founder of the network, which now has more than 500 members, said the evening promised to be very informative for attendees....

Exeter Chamber members enjoy networking lunch at Exeter Festival of Food & Drink

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Sat, 05/06/2017 - 8:53am

More than 120 guests attended the most recent Exeter Chamber of Commerce networking lunch which took place in conjunction with the 2017 Exeter Festival of South West Food & Drink.

The event was sponsored by Paignton Zoo and delegates were given a presentation on the business relationship between the Zoo and Paignton-based family run firm, Bays Brewery.

The speakers at this event included Mark Salmon, Director of Bays Brewery and Simon Tonge, Executive Director of Paignton Zoo who shared with delegates how their cause related marketing relationship has benefited various...

City network group takes its message to the top

Authored by McQueenie Mulholland
Posted: Wed, 03/15/2017 - 9:38am

ONE of Exeter’s most successful networking, training and support groups will be demonstrating its value to company bosses at a special event next month.

Following requests from its members and local businesses, Exeter PA Network is holding a free ‘showcase’ event.

Employers will have the opportunity to learn about the benefits of their administrative staff belonging to the network and find out more about how it can boost their business.

Kim Glover, founder of the Exeter PA Network, said: ‘At our showcase we will be sharing how we support local businesses and their...

Busy year ahead for Exeter networking group

Authored by McQueenie Mulholland
Posted: Fri, 02/03/2017 - 12:15pm

SUPPORT and training organisation, Exeter PA Network, which has seen its membership increase by 25 per cent in the last year, has launched its programme of activities for the coming 12 months.

The network, which is run by Kim Glover, continues to go from strength to strength, and now boasts more than 500 members.

It offers support, networking and development opportunities for personal and executive assistants, admin workers, secretaries and office staff across the city, and the first events in its busy calendar have already sold out.

Kim is executive assistant to...

YMCA Exeter: Changing Rooms, Changing Lives

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 01/30/2017 - 5:37pm

Businesses from around Exeter came together for an early morning networking breakfast to launch YMCA Exeter’s exciting 2017 campaign, Changing Rooms, Changing Lives.

This will see the renovation of the currently unhomely communal living space at its St David’s Hill accommodation centre, currently used by over 50 young people.

The event took place at Dean Clarke House, kindly hosted by Burrington Estates. Over pastries and coffees attendees heard from Peter Stephenson, Chief Executive of YMCA Exeter and Bethan Spencer, their Fundraising Manager, on exactly what this campaign...

Cyber Security Information & Networking Evening

Event Date: 
07/02/2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Yeomans, 11 Hennock Road Central, Exeter EX2 8NP

Learn how to prepare your business against cyber attack at the South West's first Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW).

CSAW is a week-long programme of informative briefings, networking opportunities and advice sessions to help South West businesses get to grips with the issues and know what to do to mitigate against them.

This event is a session of short presentations and an opportunity to network:

Bluegrass: ‘The Dark Net - What Happens To Stolen Data And How Does It Get Stolen In The First Place’ Datto: ‘A Practical Demonstration On A Ransomware Attack And How...