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Active Training Network                                                                           Business Scene
Active Training Network is a health & safety training                                             Events
provider offering a range of courses and retailer of                                              With 10,000 events, Business Scene is The
quality first aid supplies.                                                                       Home of Business Events. Search for networking
We are accredited to deliver:                                                                     opportunities and any kind of business event,
HSE First Aid At Work Courses - Initial, Re-qualification and EFAW                                or add your own events. Free to Register!
IOSH Managing & Working Safely                                                                    Directory
CIEH Health & Safety Course, Manual Handling & COSHH                                              Join thousands of other companies and get listed in our local business directory, with full
Open courses are delivered at several venues around Merseyside & West Lancashire or we            contact details and links to your website. Free to Register!
can deliver in your workplace.                                                                    Knowledge
Come and say Hello to us on our stand today.                                                      Add value by publishing your Articles, Adverts, Press Releases and other content, and attract
07883 071 220                                              more visitors to your profile pages. Free to Register!
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Adrenaline Brush
Adrenaline Brush not only makes beautiful board games, it offers corporate board game             C-Tech Innovation
days where staff can create their own games and unleash personal and team creativity. The         C-Tech Innovation is a leader in Innovation, R&D
company also makes corporate games to suit the needs of the client.                               and Engineering Design, inspiring clients, helping to
01244 315 507                                                  strengthen their products, processes and their people
                                                                                                  through a wide-range of consultancy services.
Aress Software and Education Technologies P. Ltd                                                  Our services include Ideation, Innovation Management, Concept Design and Scoping,
                                                                                                  Research and Development, Prototyping and Manufacture, Market Assessment, Access,
Aress can help you in any of your software requirements - for software development, web
                                                                                                  Planning, Intellectual Property and Product Commercialisation. For more information call us
design, mobile application development, intranet/internet solutions, E-commerce solutions,
                                                                                                  on 0151 347 2900 or visit
Application re-engineering, CMS integration, mobile-enablement of existing websites and
much more. We are Microsoft Gold Certified Partners and have ISO9001 and 27001                    0151 347 2900                                    
certifications - great quality, great prices.
+91 253 304 8076                                                      C3 Imaging
                                                                                                  C3 imaging supply the widest range of print and
Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental                                                                     display services on Merseyside. We offer digital
                                                                                                  and litho printing, large format graphics, various
Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental provides reliable ad-hoc self-drive vehicle rental throughout
                                                                                                  popup display / banner stands and outdoor vinyl
the UK. We can supply vehicles from locations throughout Scotland and also in Carlisle,
                                                                                                  banners. With knowledge, experience, friendly staff and turnaround times to match.
Huddersfield, Liverpool, Manchester, Manchester Airport, Newcastle, Northwich, Preston,
Sheffield, and Stafford. We run a large modern multi-franchised fleet of cars, MPVs, 4x4’s,       0151 708 8600                                              
minibuses, light commercials and trucks.
01786 468 700                                                        Chartered Management Institute
                                                                                                  Professional body for Managers and Leaders, focusing on improving personal and
Avalon Mists Gift Hampers                                                                         organisational performance. We set the standards, support individual and organisational
                                                                                                  development, provide accreditation, qualifications and professional recognition, including
Welcome to Avalon Mists Gift Hampers
                                                                                                  Chartered Manager status. Attractive membership rates for individuals and organisations at
Why not let Avalon Mists Gift Hampers create
                                                                                                  each event.
what you want, not what you are offered.....
We combine your thoughts with tailored products                                                   01539 726191 / 077 966 95259                            
and creative delivery.
You will have the benefit of a personal gift consultant, who will help you to think ‘outside of   City Executive Centre
the box’ to create a bespoke gift experience for your recipient(s).                               Looking for exceptional serviced offices with a difference?
                                                                                                  Our business centre in Liverpool is based in the prominent landmark building of Silkhouse Court, in the heart
We cater for personal gifts, corporate requirements, and also offer gift vouchers.                of the business district of this vibrant city. Our high quality office accommodation offers a contemporary
01704 577 610 / 07515 874 099                                                                     design with huge amounts of natural lighting to ensure your workspace is efficient and productive.

                                                                                                  All of our office suites benefit from fantastic panoramic views of the city, making this is a very pleasant place
                                                                                                  to work. Our staff act as an extension of your company and will answer your calls using your company
                                                                                                  name, and greet your guests, giving you a very professional impression to your clients. Business hospitality
Ballentyne Ltd                                                                                    is our key focus.
                                                                                                  Our offices are fully furnished with a large range of IT & Telecoms packages to meet your requirements, and
Ballentyne deliver across the whole spectrum of digital                                           with our all-inclusive monthly bill, you can focus on your business and allow us to take care of the rest.
creativity from e-commerce to iPad. However, in a                                                 We also offer a range of meeting and conference room available for immediate hire, so if you need to meet
world increasingly dominated by technology, we like to                                            clients, hold training sessions or make presentations, you can do this on-site and our service staff will supply
think that our success is based upon an understanding                                             refreshments and make sure everything you need is to hand. Don’t want office space but want a
                                                                                                  professional image we also do a full virtual office service.
that, when all is said and done, it is people that really matter.
01244 321 010                                   
                                                                                                  We also offer referral fees of up to £5,000. (Based on the contract value)
                                                                                                  For more information call Rachel Malone (Centre Manager) on 0151 515 3000 or email
Baltic Training Services                                                                          0151 515 3000                                               
Delivering high quality, flexible apprenticeship programmes across
the North West, providing a low cost, low risk solution to up-skilling                            Claranet Ltd
or diversifying a work force. A grant of £1500 is available to employers                          Specialising in Broadband & Hosting Technologies,
taking on their first apprentice and training is fully funded. Our                                Claranet SOHO was established in January 2010.
apprenticeships include IT Professional, Health & Social Care and                                 Based in Birchwood in the North West of England,
General Business.                                                                                 our ethos has always been to provide quality
01325 731 067                                                     services, backed up by quality support.
                                                                                                  01925 855 813                                      
Here’s something different. An easy to use DIY online                                             Click Liverpool / Bay TV Liverpool / Mercury Press and Media Ltd
management system that puts you in full control of                                                Mercury Press has been in the business of news, pictures, sport, PR and features on
your website.                                                                                     Merseyside for more than fifty years. But the media landscape has changed enormously in
The result? You BOOST your online presence,                                                       the last decade and the company also majors in web services including the online newspaper
BOOST your online content, BOOST your customers’                                         which dates back to 2007 and the IPTV station
shopping experience. And BOOST your bottom line.                                         launched in November 2011.
So give your business a Bizinka Boost and watch your online sales rocket                          0151 709 6707
01704 834 522                                                           /
Business Doctors
Business Doctors are here to give your business
the strength it needs to grow.
With our expert advice and friendly practical
support you will be able to achieve what you want. Our strategies have led to many success
stories and we can do the same for you.
07970 543 080                           

Cloudnine Bodyworks                                                                               Hope Street Hotel
Workplace acupressure massage / reiki                                                             Hope Street Hotel is Liverpool’s most prestigious
Treatments with the WOW! Factor                                                                   boutique hotel, with a highly acclaimed and
0771 339 8993                                                              award winning restaurant The London Carriage
                                                                                                  Works. The hotel immediately gained an international reputation when it was named by
Computer Cab (Liverpool) Ltd                                                                      Conde Nast Travel - tourism’s bible - as one of top 50 coolest hotels 2005. It has a minimal,
                                                                                                  urbane and chic style of design but a warm, pro active and interested ethos of service.
Liverpool’s largest hackney carriage taxi firm. We provide corporate account facilities to
                                                                                                  Hotel of the Year 2010, 2011 The Mersey Partnership Annual Tourism Awards
businesses across Merseyside. To see if we can help you with your business travel needs
                                                                                                  Taste 2011 The Mersey Partnership Annual tourism Awards
contact Martin on 0151 298 2060 or email
0151 298 2060                                                       0151 709 3000                         

Costco Wholesale                                                                                  Hugh Baird College
                                                                                                  Hugh Baird College in Bootle currently can offer a wide variety of training solutions for your
Costco is a membership warehouse club that
                                                                                                  business ranging from Apprenticeships to most mandatory training needs.
sells a wide selection of top quality brand name
 merchandise at low warehouse prices.                                                             0151 353 4456                                  
If you are a bona fide business owner or
manager or are self employed you qualify for Trade Membership.                                    IMSM
Specific employment groups also qualify for Individual Memberships                                IMSM are a management consultancy implementing ISO standards to
0151 224 7675                                                           clients worldwide. Our global team of highly qualified IRCA Standard
                                                                                                  auditors are well versed in the implementation of ISO Standards
Cyber Host Pro Ltd                                                                                including ISO 9001 Quality Management, ISO 14001 Environmental
                                                                                                  Management and BS OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management,
Cyber Host Pro provide cloud hosting solutions
                                                                                                  and many more.
Move your website to Cyber Host Pro’s servers
and you’ll receive 100% uptime on your website which will be mirrored over several servers.       01793 688 990                                           
Try them today for just £1 visit
0845 527 9345                                                       Ince Park
                                                                                                  Ince Park is a joint venture between Covanta Energy and Peel Environmental.
DeskCentre                                                                                        Located 18 miles south of Liverpool, it will provide specialist business space for the
                                                                                                  environmental technology sector, bringing £3.3BN of investment and over 2,000 direct jobs
With over 25 years’ experience, at Desk Centre
                                                                                                  into the local economy. This flagship centre of low carbon sustainable energy generation will
we understand what it takes to create inspiring,
                                                                                                  allow development of entrepreneurial businesses and will be the biggest of its kind in the UK.
workspace. Our extensive expertise is backed up
by some impressive resources. With our team                                                       0161 629 8200 / 0121 4210 100                    
on site, you can be sure things will be done on time,
on budget and to your satisfaction. From help with your order to a full, no obligation design     Institute of Export & International Trade
service, we can offer as much guidance as you need. Our expert team is one of the most            The Institute of Export & International Trade is the professional body representing and
experienced in the UK and includes design, estimating and project management arms; along          supporting the interests of everyone involved in importing, exporting and international
with a team of 20 dedicated and highly skilled installation specialists.                          trade. We offer a unique range of individual and business membership benefits as well as a
0845 313 7456                                                       world-renowned suite of professional qualifications, training & CPD. Visit:
Employment and Skills Group (esg.)                                                                01733 404 400                                      
esg. (Employment and Skills Group) is a leading national training
company delivering government funded, commercial skills and                                       Intellectual Property Office
development. We have been working alongside key employer                                          Intellectual Property (IP) results from the expression of an idea.
partners successfully for many years serving local, national and                                  So IP might be a brand, an invention, a design, a song or another intellectual creation. IP
multi-national businesses. If you are looking to up-skill and                                     can be owned, bought and sold. But how can that help you? Please see us at our stand for
develop your workforce then contact us today on 0845 649 0010 or for further information          more information.
0845 649 0010                                                         01633 814 708                                           

Energycentric                                                                                     Liverpool City Council
                                                                                                  Liverpool City Council Emergency Planning Unit works in co-operation with the emergency
Energycentric is able to show all businesses in the public and private sectors, plus charities
                                                                                                  services and other responding agencies to ensure arrangements and procedures in place to
and other non profit making organisations, a way to reduce their energy costs by obtaining
                                                                                                  deal with major incidents or emergencies within Liverpool. The unit are also responsible for
energy contracts at lower prices than they could normally obtain.
                                                                                                  business continuity arrangements within the authority and promoting business continuity
0151 550 4602                                                    planning to local businesses and voluntary organisations.
                                                                                                  0151 225 6008                                  
Envirolink is the business support organisation for the                                           Liverpool FC
low carbon sector. As a not-for-profit company, our
                                                                                                  Liverpool Football Club is undoubtedly the North West’s
aim is to support the growth of the low carbon sector
                                                                                                  premier meetings and events venue. With five separate
thereby contributing to sustainable economic growth
                                                                                                  suites able to simultaneously hold meetings of 200 plus,
and environmental protection. Through collaboration
                                                                                                  together with 30 brand new executive boxes overlooking
with suppliers, buyers, research institutes and funders, we facilitate the development and
                                                                                                  the Anfield turf.
uptake of low carbon and environmental technologies. We do this by helping businesses to
                                                                                                  Anfield epitomises success and achieves your goals.
develop their products and services and acting as a link between suppliers and buyers.
01925 813 200                                                       0151 263 7744                                       

Federation of Small Businesses                                                                    Liverpool Hope University
                                                                                                  Hope Business Gateway provides a single point of entry for any business enquiry to Liverpool
The Federation of Small Businesses, (FSB), is the UK’s biggest business support organisation.
                                                                                                  Hope University. We offer a range of services to businesses, which include excellent
With an unparalleled range of member benefits, the FSB promotes and protects the interests
                                                                                                  Conferencing facilities at both our Hope Park Campus in Childwall and our Creative Campus
of small businesses, providing advice and support on legal, employment and taxation issues,
                                                                                                  in Everton. We also offer a range of Continuing Professional Development Courses, such as
unbeatable savings on vital business services and a powerful lobbying voice that ensures
                                                                                                  NEBOSH, IOSH, CIPD and CMI from Introductory to level 7, as well as working with
that the views of small businesses are heard at all levels of government in the UK.
                                                                                                  companies to develop bespoke programmes to suit their specific requirements. We are keen
0151 645 5694                                                             to develop Knowledge Transfer Partnerships with businesses and would be interested in any
                                                                                                  student placement or graduate internship opportunity that companies might have available.
HMRC Business Education & Support Team                                                            0151 291 3285    
The HMRC Business Education & Support Team is specially trained to help businesses
understand their tax responsibilities and give them the confidence to get it right, first time.
Our services, which include workshops on a variety of topics, are free of charge and are
designed for everyone in business, especially new businesses or new employers.

Liverpool Vision                                                                                 Redbows Promotional Gifts
Liverpool Vision is the gateway for free business                                                Redbows is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of
support, our team are on hand to deal with your                                                  promotional gifts and promotional marketing
enquiries, whether you run an existing business                                                  services including: logo design, artwork generation,
looking for assistance or you are a new                                                          printing, embroidery, product sourcing, supply,
entrepreneur seeking support.                                                                    project management and fulfilment. The company is ISO9001 and 14001 certified and a
We offer a free service that coordinates the activities of key business support organisations    Chartered Distributor member of the British Promotional Merchandise Association.
so that new businesses and existing firms can access the full range of support needed to         0845 8386 368               
make an investment happen.
0151 600 2900                                                 Santander Business Banking
                                                                                                 Drive your business forward whether you’re a sole trader
Mecca Bingo                                                                                      or a growing company, you’ll want to make sure you’re
Mecca Bingo can provide an ideal venue for special occasions, team building events and fun       backed by a banking partner you can trust. At Santander
nights out. With our Party Package, for only £5 a head on top of the cost of your bingo books    Business Banking, we’re here to help you get where you
you get a free main meal, free bubbly, reserved seating and a free dabber and the chance to      want to be. We provide reliable day-to-day banking and
win some serious money. Make Mecca your first choice for a guaranteed night of fun!              long-term support. Specifically designed to meet the needs
0151 647 8860                                                        of growing businesses, our services take the hassle out of
                                                                                                 banking so you can focus on making your business succeed.
North Liverpool Business Forum                                                                   07899 064 334 (Stuart) / 07545 699 216 (Iain)
This is a breakfast networking club with a difference.                                                                      
As well as fostering business between businesses in
North Liverpool, we inform members of opportunities in the area.                                 Stephensons Solicitors LLP
We aim to be part of the economic regeneration of the area.
                                                                                                 Stephensons has developed Constant for
c/o John Boyce 0777 815 3669                                             businesses who want to offer their employees
                                                                                                 a comprehensive value added service.

o2 Aintree
                                                                                                 Employers who sign up free of charge to Constant will be able to provide their employees
                                                                                                 with access to a 24 hour legal helpline which is also a tax and NI free benefit.
We are a dedicated business team looking after new and
existing business customers for our 6 o2 stores. Our aim is
                                                                                                 01942 777 777                             
to provide you with a professional face to face service at a
time and place that best suits your business needs.
                                                                                                 Switch Networking
01744 780 062                                         Switch on to the network meetings that make
                                                                                                 connections that work.

                                                                                                 Switch is relaxed and effective - it’s all about
                                                                                                 making those connections that will help you
Platform4Business is a consortium of specialist business support organisations that offer real   develop and grow your business.
and valuable assistance to those that are considering starting their own business or those’s not about rules and regulations on how network groups and meetings should be run!
that have a business that they wish to grow.
At Liverpool Business Fair 2012, Platform4Business will have details of a range of workshops
                                                                                                 07813 347 139
and support initiatives that are funded by the European Regional Development Fund. The
workshops will be delivered in various venues and are free to attend for anyone that meets
                                                                                                 The Chartered Institute of Marketing
the funding criteria, with a small charge for those that wish to attend but are from outside     Whether you are just starting up or are a
of the funding area.                                                                             well-established business, take advantage of
Visit the Platform4Business stand and start your journey to a successful business. Come          our FREE marketing clinics with local Chartered
along for an informal chat about your plans with one of our team.                                Marketers. Visit us on our stand to book an
Visit the Platform4Business website at                               appointment and lets see if we can help grow your
0151 329 2121                                               business with professional marketing advice.
                                                                                                 07813 669 305                                         
Print Solutions
Established in 1995 we offer the full range of
                                                                                                 The Mersey
print solutions at a competitive price:                                                          The Mersey is a free monthly magazine delivered to over 20,000 homes across Merseyside
Creative design                                                                                  and beyond.
Digital printing                                                                                 Each month the magazine is packed with community news, what’s on, competitions, local
Litho printing                                                                                   business information and much much more...
Large format printing & exhibition systems                                                       You will also find the Mersey online at giving you a second chance to
Superb high definition printing as standard                                                      catch up on what’s new.
Environmentally friendly print process                                                           0151 530 2185                         
Quick response and turnarounds
01744 616 555                             
PSC Systems
As the UK’s most highly regarded provider of
Season Tickets, Promotional Mailings, Gift &
Membership Cards, as well as all manner of
commercial and promotional print, PSC Systems
have over 20 years experience working with some
of the largest names in the sporting world. Our Wirral-based secure production facility is
geared entirely toward providing mailings and specialist card schemes of all sizes. To find                                                              W
out more, feel free to come and visit us at stand 25.                                                                                                    E
0151 346 1640                                                                                                         M 0771 339 8993
QualitySolicitors Jackson & Canter                                                                                                                          T 0151 228 9021
With over 50 years in business and now part of the first UK legal brand, QualitySolicitors
Jackson & Canter undertakes a wide range of commercial employment and personal client                                                         Stephen & Sheila Hughes
work. Liverpool Law Firm of the Year 2009 and nominated twice in 2011, the firm prides                                                                  ITEC Dip OSM
itself on its excellent client service.
0151 282 1700                                           ON-SITE ACUPRESSURE MASSAGE / REIKI / EFT
                                                                               exhibitors                                                                               Waves Enterprise Limited
Award winning networking group promoting North West businesses to nearly 4000 lady              Waves Enterprise is a community based and owned not-for-profit organisation committed to
members. Our networking events are aimed at sole traders and SMEs, run across the North         positively influencing the ongoing regeneration of Central and South Liverpool.
West area, and are attended by both Ladies and Gents in business.                               Based on the work of Ernesto Sirolli, Waves will harness the resources and passion of the
07920 729 394                                                    people and businesses in South Liverpool to assist in the creation of new businesses and the
                                                                                                growth of existing ones.
Three Business                                                                                  07776 188 279                                    
Three Business offers excellent price plans designed to give flexibility and value for money.
Whether you’re looking for a cost effective way to make calls or want fast, reliable mobile t/a WN1
broadband to get access to your office systems when you’re out and about, we tailor             WN1 deliver a fantastic customer experience for you in all
solutions to meet your needs.                                                                   areas of your IT support, whether its optimising your existing
0843 373 3337                                                 network or specifying and installing a new one, we will ensure
                                                                                                your business is handled with care and precision. When you
TWA Logistics                                                                                   call us a real voice will answer the phone and deal efficiently
                                                                                                with your issue. Our industry leading software will track your issue all the way through to
Based in Bromborough, Wirral and part of
                                                                                                resolution with you having full access to all information at any stage.
the TWA Group of companies, TWA Logistics Ltd
is one of the North West’s growing independent                                                  0844 257 1084                                         
logistics companies, combining an impressive
portfolio of services with a unique business                                                    Woods Squared Limited
approach, genuine commitment to excellence and unrivalled pride in its people.                  We are Business Growth Accountants.
Encompassing transport warehouse and training.                                                  We help business owners measure and improve the
0151 343 0545                                                          numbers that matter within their business.
                                                                                                We work closely with our clients to help them grow and
United Business Centres (Midlands) Ltd                                                          to achieve their business and personal goals in the following areas:
                                                                                                Strategy ~ Accountancy ~ Tax
UBC Liverpool provides serviced office space combined with
professional support services at very competitive rates.                                        0151 649 8456                          
Meeting room hire and virtual offices are also available.
Our high quality business centre is in a prime location with
fantastic views of the Mersey Estuary and in close proximity
to national and international transport links.
0151 203 3400