PROTECTION

Professional advice on a wide range of topics including employment disputes, tax and VAT inspections. Access to 24 hour legal and HR advice line, Health & Safety documentation and legal insurance cover.

SAVINGS

Access a range of business discounts offered by other IW Chamber members. Also includes preferential rates for debit and credit card processing as well as AA membership. Legal, HR and Health & Safety products as part of membership are valued at over £1000 of protection.

SUPPORT & INFORMATION

Information, advice and guidance covering business planning and development, access to interest free business loans and how to access overseas markets. Access to training and quality improvement standards.

PROFILE

We provide a range of opportunities for you to increase your profile and to promote your business, products and services, including advertising opportunities, sponsorship, articles in Island Business magazine, access to participate in major Chamber events as well as profile through the IW Chamber’s on-line media channels.

NETWORK

Regular networking meetings to provide you with opportunities to connect with like-minded businesses and potential customers and suppliers.

REPRESENTATION

Make your own views heard on both a local and national level through the IW Chamber. Benefit from having input to local, regional and national economic surveys and campaigns.

Island Business News

Smart Island Live Event

Island companies are looking forward to the Smart Island Live FREE business event taking place at CECAMM in East Cowes on 11th April. The event focuses on how businesses can look to become more cost-efficient through making environmentally-friendly choices, leading to...

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100 new jobs for Rapanui and Teemill

Teemill Tech Limited and its sister business Rapanui is increasing capacity tenfold and plans to create 100 jobs after purchasing a 15,000 sq. ft site to build a new facility, with support from the Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking Clean Growth Finance Initiative....

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Dale Howarth appointed CPD Ambassador

At an event held in Westminster, London, Dale Howarth was appointed as a CPD Ambassador with the CPD Standards Office (CPDSO) which is part of the Professional Development Consortium. One of only twelve such Ambassadors. Dale is well known as a Business Mentor and one...

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LinkedinLocal networking group launches on the island

A new business networking group using the power of LinkedIn social media is launching in Newport, aiming to put the social back into social media; to meet online contacts face-to-face and to meet the person behind the profile. Turning profiles and posts into...

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Opportunity to volunteer as a Harbour Commissioner at Cowes

Cowes Harbour is now recruiting for two non-executive Commissioners to join the Board, offering a great opportunity for interested local individuals to make a tangible and valuable contribution to the work of the harbour. We are committed to increasing diversity and...

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Top tourism businesses win at MyIsleofWight Awards

The Island’s only visitor-voted tourism Awards have been presented. The MyIsleofWight Awards, sponsored by Red Funnel, were presented at The Cow at Tapnell Farm at a Festival-themed evening with a green message behind it. This year saw some new businesses nominated,...

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Red Funnel CEO Fran Collins in The Interview

"I don't ever want Red Funnel to be seen as a corporate giant because we're not. We have corporate owners and we are fundamentally a corporate business but actually our heart and soul is still Island based. That's been very clear to me over the last six months." Red...

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Businesses invited to WightFibre drop-in event this Thursday

Island businesses are being invited to learn more about how the roll-out of WightFibre’s new ultra fast broadband network could help them work faster with increased reliability. Businesses are being encouraged to drop in to WightFibre’s session at Quay Arts in Newport...

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UKSA invests in new building programme

UKSA has signed a 50-year lease on the adjacent Cowes Youth Centre, bringing new sports and leisure facilities to UKSA and the local community. The youth centre will be upgraded with the creation of four new classrooms, the installation of CCTV, door entry systems and...

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Island Business Magazine

This week’s winners

LUCKY FRIDAY 12 APRIL 2019
£1,000 WINNER
12718
PLUS ten £100 winners
 

Events

april

25apr9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course

25apr9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

25apr11:00 am12:00 pmLearn more about the Chamber HR, Health & Safety, Tax & Legal Services

26apr9:30 am12:30 pmFREE CPR AND DEFIBRILLATOR (AED) WORKSHOP

26apr1:00 pm4:00 pmFire Marshal Course - Good Skills Training

may

01may9:00 am10:00 amThe Benefits of Joining the Isle Of Wight Chamber

02may10:00 am5:00 pmManaging Teams to Inspire – One Day Training Course by In2action

03may7:30 am9:30 amIW CHAMBER BUSINESS BREAKFAST AT ROYAL OCEAN RACING CLUB

08may10:00 am3:30 pmBrilliant Blogging to Boost Business with The Magpie Anthology

09may7:30 am9:30 amThursday Tea and Toast Networking - Caffe Isola

09may5:30 pm7:30 pm#LinkedInLocal Isle of Wight, Ryde Castle Hotel

13may10:00 am1:00 pmCreating Your First Website - Nosy Design

15may10:00 am5:00 pmGo Ahead Make My Day – Management Teams – One Day Training Course by In2action

17may8:00 am2:00 pmTour of Island Tea & Coffee co

22may9:00 am5:00 pmHighfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety - Good Skills Training

23may9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course

23may9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

23may12:00 pm2:30 pmLUNCH WITH SHAUN SMITH (SMITH + CO) - UKSA

28may9:00 am5:00 pmLevel 2 Food Safety - Jigsaw Training

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