The Business Support and Innovation Team attended the Festival of Business Networking Event in St Georges Market, run by NI Chamber of Commerce.

Pictured is Ann Williamson, Skills Division DfE with Margaret McNamee and Andrea Kearnery, Business Development Executives at Southern Regional College.

This event brought together businesses from all over Northern Ireland to network, interact, discover, and learn.

There were motivational talks from local market leaders; Fiona Simpson, Head of Commercial NI at Amazon spoke on innovation; Colin Hughes, Chief Executive of Fourstar Pizza spoke on growth; whilst Gerard Wheelan, Founder of Jordan Wolf Associates discussed selling in the new world. Inspirational items required for today's business world.

The team have funded training and project implementation programmes available to business to avail off. They can't wait to introduce new contacts to one of the programmes.