October 2019 Networking Lunch

Location: The Ageas Bowl, Botley Road, Southampton, S030 3XH

Date: Friday 04/10/2019

Time: 12.00pm - 2.30pm

Non Member Price: £25.00 +VAT

Join us at the Ageas Bowl, home of Hampshire Cricket, for our October networking lunch and make new contacts over a delicious buffet and hear from this months guest speaker, Kevin Gaskell. 

After a number of years as MD of Porsche, Lamborghini and BMW, Kevin has since been involved in founding, fixing or building 17 UK based companies for the past 15 years, operating in the European, South African and American markets. Today, alongside his international speaking schedule, he chairs 3 businesses and is very familiar with issues SMEs are facing. Kevin will provide his thoughts on the business landscape, leadership and also reveal details about an Atlantic Rowing challenge he is undertaking to raise £250,000 to fight ocean plastic pollution.

In a relaxed environment, businesses from all sectors and sizes enjoy the opportunity to meet likeminded individuals from around Hampshire, all to the backdrop of the world class Ageas Bowl.


12.00pm - Arrival, open networking, teas and coffees

1.00pm – Lunch served

1.15pm - Guest speaker

1.35pm - Hampshire CCC update and new member introductions

1.40pm – Open networking, teas and coffees

2.30pm - Close


• Selection of loaded pitta pizza

• Tomato tart with pesto and goats cheese

• Mediterranean vegetable skewer

• Thai style beef meat ball with coriander mayo

• Big boy wedges with cheese and spring onions

• Belgium chocolate mousse

Who should attend?

Progressive and forward thinking companies, who are serious about growing their business and referrer network, and understand networking is part of a long term relationship building strategy. 

Who will be there?

With over 50 delegates expected from across Hampshire and afar, the event will comprised of business club members, as well as visiting guests. All attendees will receive a pre-event information email the day prior to the event, which includes a delegate list, allowing you to research who will be there and let us know in advance who you want to meet.

Can I attend as a non-member?

Yes. We welcome non-members to attend as a paying guest before we ask the company to consider becoming a member.

How do I get there?

Free parking is available on site at the Ageas Bowl. Directions and travel information to the stadium can be found here

Interested in learning more about how your company can benefit from Network Hampshire? We encourage you to attend as a guest first to see if it's right for your business! You can also watch our showcase video here.

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