Meet Steven Holbrook, the Chamber’s new CEO

“My challenge is to reach out to everyone”: Meet Steven Holbrook, Chief Executive of the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce It’s been a busy first few weeks in the role for the Chamber’s new Chief Executive. Steven Holbrook was born on the Isle of Wight and left to go...

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Living and working on the Island is more exciting than London!

Let’s shout about the Island as a fantastic place to live and work – it’s more exciting than London! By Reniera O’Donnell, Assistant Director for Regeneration at the Isle of Wight Council. On 19 July, I stood up at our annual regeneration conference and declared that...

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Island Classroom grows with global reach

Education Destination is reaching out to more Island businesses, looking to work with them as part of their ‘Island classroom’. Education Destination brings students to the Isle of Wight for educational trips, focused on curriculum elements, using Island landmarks and...

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First apprentice for Wight Computers

Wight Computers welcomes Jamie Stone to its growing team. Jamie joins as the first apprentice for the Newport based business. He recently graduated from the Isle of Wight College and joins the established team of technology innovators who are all proud alumni of the...

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IW Chamber Cowes Week Lunch 2018

Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce members enjoyed high quality networking with fine food and excellent views of the Cowes Week action. The weather was exceptional too with clear blue skies as this summer’s Mediterranean heatwave continued. Our event was once...

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Summer health message to tourism sector

Island tourism businesses are being asked to direct their visitors to the Freephone 111 service and GP surgeries. The Isle of Wight NHS Trust and Clinical Commissioning Group has written to all hotels, B&Bs, campsites and tourist destinations on the Island. The...

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Interview: James Crofts, Vectis Ventures

Events, Electric Woods and Eklectica – how the team at Robin Hill are growing the business by reaching a wider audience and extending their season James Crofts is Robin Hill’s Park Manager. He began working on site as a sixth former in the summer season. He studied...

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Red Funnel’s Red Jet 7 is officially named in Cowes

Red Funnel’s new Hi-Speed flagship has been named Red Jet 7 by HRH The Duchess of Cornwall at a prestigious ceremony today in Cowes. Red Jet 7 was built in East Cowes by Wight Shipyard Co and represents a £7m investment by Red Funnel in its Southampton-West Cowes...

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Getting behind the 2030 Vision by Chamber VP Peter Tomlinson

I am genuinely excited by how the Island’s business community is working together and getting behind the Chamber’s Vision for 2030. More widely I think we’re facing a unique window of opportunity over the coming few years. That opportunity is characterized by...

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Island Business August 2018

Island Business August 2018

Events

august

30aug9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course

30aug9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

31aug2:00 pm5:00 pmNicholson Road Business – Summer Party

september

07sep7:30 am9:00 amNetworking Breakfast - Strings Bar & Venue

18sep10:00 pm12:30 pmIntroduction to Digital Marketing with Signature Marketing

19sep8:30 am10:00 amExpo 2018 Business Breakfast

19sep10:00 am5:00 pmBusiness Expo 2018

24sep9:30 am12:30 pmSales for Small Businesses & Start Ups presented by Duncan McMorrin, Sales Monkey

27sep9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course

27sep9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

28sep6:00 pm8:30 pmRandom-Rooms Experience

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