Since mid-summer 2011, Brighton & Hove Business have been actively engaged in encouraging and delivering out messages about these considerable tendering opportunities now being presented by London 2012, especially for the hospitality and creative industry sector, where services are sought for the numerous stadium infrastructure.
Brighton & Hove in particularly is renowned for its micro businesses especially in the creative industries and hospitality.
SME’s are now being rewarded with final shortlisting and actual tenders won with a number of these businesses profile falling into well managed, established businesses, and on occasions, businesses turning less than 1 million pounds or so.
“Since our promotion of this business event, it’s been great to see a number of small businesses in this region take up the challenge of The London Games 2012”
“The small business sector in this region are renowned for creative industries and hospitality and have been reporting that tendering has been straight forward, without third party or agency involvement, and transparent”
“Furthermore, businesses that may have previously considered, but not taken up the tendering challenge, will now have the confidence to do so and can attend the further special presentations by LOCOG experts at the forthcoming Brighton & Hove Business Show”... states Michaela Walker, Event Director.
Gerry Walsh , procurement director at The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG) has recently confimed that procurement is around 80% complete, with expectations to be complete by the end of the first quarter 2012.
Reservations can be made online prior to 27 October 2011 to attend free and reserve presentation seats. www.brightonandhovebusinessshow.co.uk/
The Brighton & Hove Sussex Business Show Autumn 2011
27 October 2011 The Hilton Brighton Metropole Brighton Seafront Midday – 5pm
The Brighton & Hove Business Show renowned for scores of diverse business support groups, forums, networking groups, and business clubs, having one of the highest ratios per business in the UK, even with so many choices available to local businesses, the Brighton & Hove Sussex Business Show is now one of the largest commercially and locally managed, adding nearly 20 million pounds into the local economy, Business 2 Business networking City events.