Business and Economy

Hampshire Enterprise Circle

“The Hampshire Enterprise Circle philosophy isn't just about business networking, it's also about support, encouragement and friendship.”
Lorna Oldham, Aldershot Enterprise Centre

  • Hampshire Enterprise Circle

  • Hampshire Enterprise Circle

  • Hampshire Enterprise Circle

The networking landscape has changed

As someone who is looking to grow your business, you’ll know that it really is all about the value of the connections you make. So why not join the Hampshire Enterprise Circle today and start sharing, connecting and growing together.

Attracting business owners, directors and senior management from a rich mix of business sectors, this unique, professional and business focused format offers an effective environment for building close working links, as well as establishing that invaluable 'support network' of business contacts.

A member may be one of our £billion companies, grown from start-up roots in Hampshire, or it may be a three person company at the beginning of the journey, and the network community is at the heart of Hampshire’s economic growth.

With over 2,500 Enterprise Ambassadors collaborating for shared success, our members help, advise, support, socialise and do business with each other. The Hampshire Enterprise Circle keeps you up to date with legislation; flags up funding and training opportunities; provides interesting speakers on topical subjects and business issues and holds 'showcase' events to encourage collaboration.

Hampshire Enterprise Circle Annual Membership is just £50 plus VAT per year and represents remarkable value for money:

10 reasons to become a Hampshire Enterprise Circle member

  1. Low cost, high rewards
  2. Raise awareness of your business and yourself
  3. Surround yourself with a network made up of the right calibre of professionals
  4. Attend monthly networking events and educational workshops across Hampshire
  5. No early starts, and you are guaranteed to meet new people
  6. Free use of the Hampshire Enterprise Circle brand logo
  7. Promote your business and events through the Hampshire Enterprise Circle blog
  8. Email news updates with funding opportunities and useful business information
  9. Access to a members only LinkedIn group
  10. Feature in our ‘New Members’ monthly e-news section

If you are looking to start a new business, or expand your business contacts, please get in touch and come along to one of our meetings as our guest, so that you can experience the benefits of the Hampshire Enterprise Circle membership for yourself.

Enterprise Ambassadors belong to a community of like-minded business people but don’t just take our word for it...

What our members say

“Having direct contact with such influential figureheads in the Hampshire business community through the Hampshire Enterprise Circle is invaluable to Naomi House”.

Jill McDonagh, Naomi House

“The Hampshire Enterprise Circle has provided Clarke Willmott with numerous opportunities to build and develop great relationships. Their ever increasing membership of quality companies combined with the well-structured and regular networking events means I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend joining”.

Marc Long, Clarke Willmott

“Having been to several months worth of events now, I can confidently say our Hampshire Enterprise Circle membership has been highly beneficial for us as at the Grand Harbour Hotel. In a competitive industry such as the tourism sector, it can be a challenge to demonstrate how much better you are than others in the market. The Hampshire Enterprise Circle provides a great platform with a healthy balance of new members along with familiar faces, where there's a great opportunity to build relationships”.

Rachel Denham, The Grand Harbour Hotel

“We continue to regard the Hampshire Enterprise Circle as pivotal to our Business Development and marketing strategy and cannot recommend it highly enough. We have found the Enterprise Circle’s networking events friendly and informal and the perfect way to promote our business”.

Mo Morgan, Lakesmere

 
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Contact us

Join the Hampshire Enterprise Circle

Enquiries:

Michelle McClean
Tel: 01962 845745
Email: michelle.mcclean@hants.gov.uk