The 2018 Festival of Business Woodley
Thursday 11th October 2018

2018 year’s focus: TBC

Join businesses from across the area to…

  • Celebrate the strength and diversity of our enterprising business community
  • Collaborate with like-minded business owners and managers to explore opportunities
  • Connect with potential suppliers, intermediaries, customers and employees

What’s it all about?

Now in its 6th successful year, this event will inform and entertain you, whether you work for an established business or are setting up your own new venture.

Festival of Business Woodley

The Festival of Business Woodley is an annual event run to celebrate the strength and diversity of the local business community and is run by a committee of volunteers from the Woodley Business Club.

The Festival provides an ideal opportunity for exhibitors to showcase their business and products to a large number of local businesses. Last year’s event attracted well over 100 representatives from a wide range of business sectors within the local area.

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Supported By

Woodley Town Council

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Hosted By

The Oakwood Centre

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During the evening, you’ll be able to:

  • View an exhibition showcasing local businesses and business support providers
  • Build your network – last year’s event attracted over 100 representatives from across the business community
  • Discover the huge pool of resources and services available locally
  • Learn from inspirational speakers as they share thought-provoking insight
  • Enjoy refreshments provided by Addington School students and local organisations
  • Who Should Attend? Business owners from start-ups to established businesses, anyone who wants to do business in Woodley and Wokingham Borough or business people living and/or working in the Woodley area.

The practicalities

  • Date: Thursday 11th October 2018
  • Location: The Oakwood Centre, Woodley, RG5 4JZ
  • Timings: 5.30 – 7.00pm Networking, exhibition and refreshments
  • Presentations: from expert speakers 6.50 – 8.00pm
  • Cost: TBC
  • Tickets: Sign Up for details

Woodley Business Club – Monthly Networking

The Annual Festival of Business Woodley is organised by the Woodley Business Club. The club is open to businesses and entrepreneurs from Woodley and Wokingham Borough wishing to network, learn from other businesses and offer mutual support.

The Woodley Business Club meets every month on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 8 am at the Oakwood Centre, Headley Road in Woodley. Its aims are to promote local businesses to work with each other and develop long-term business relationships.

The meetings regularly have more than 20 businesses there and provide great opportunities to network and collaborate with like-minded business owners and managers.  The Woodley Business Club focuses on helping grow relationships with businesses in Woodley and the borough of Wokingham.

Festival of Business Woodley

The Festival of Business Woodley is an annual event run to celebrate the strength and diversity of the local business community and is run by a committee of volunteers from the Woodley Business Club.

The Festival provides an ideal opportunity for exhibitors to showcase their business and products to a large number of local businesses.  Last year’s event attracted well over 100 representatives from a wide range of business sectors within the local area.

Chosen Charity for 2018

The Festival of Business Woodley is currently looking for a local charity to sponsor, please get in touch if you would like the committee to choose your charity.

2017 charity was ARC, which is a local charity that provides counselling to adults and young people from their main office in Wokingham and centres in Woodley (Oakwood Centre), Twyford and Lower Earley. Their service is free and all counsellors at ARC are volunteers. Apply to be this years Charity

2017 Committee Festival of Business Woodley