Scaleup North East

Scaleup North East - 'Should I Scale Or Should I Grow?'

In association with MAKE it Sunderland

What is it?

A hugely valuable half day workshop for fast growing companies to understand the benefits of “scaling up”. The expert led session explores the concept of scaleups, the common challenges and barriers to high growth and through key insights, case studies and interactive exercises helps business leaders to ascertain their own mindset, drive and ambition to become a scale-up business.


8.30am Registration: Breakfast and networking

9.00am Welcome: Introduction – Scaleup North East

9.15am Interview: ‘The power of a growth mindset’ – Simon Hartley, Be World Class & Jason Legget, Scaleup North East

10.00am Seminar: ‘Unlocking your scale-up potential’ – Ian Kinnery, Team Massive Results

10.45am Break and refreshments

11.00am Workshop: ‘The most powerful 1 page action plan’ – Angelina Bell, Reclaro

11.45am Discussion: ‘How to scale a business?’ – Panel discussion with Andrew Esson, Scaleup North East Partner, Jonathan Hodgson, CEO, Rokshaw and Ian Murphy, Operations Manager, Protech City.

12.30pm Close: Review and next steps – Scaleup North East

12.40pm End

Why Should I attend?

  • To help understand the differences between scaling vs organic growth
  • To recognise the difference a growth mindset can give your business
  • To identify your businesses potential for high growth
  • Access to leaders who have scaled businesses successfully
  • Meet with like-minded and ambitious business owners
  • Develop some key actions that will lead to measurable business growth
  • Understand what the Scaleup NE Programme can do for your business
  • Great breakfast & coffee!!

Secure Your Place!

This is a limited capacity event and tickets are free of charge but allocated on a first come first served basis.

*PLEASE NOTE:- The places at this event are fully funded from ERDF and LGF sources and as such we are required to capture reporting data for our funders on the recipients attending to justify the support and this is reflected in the questions to complete as part of the registration process.

Event details
Date 8:30am on 18 Jan 2019 to 12:30pm on 18 Jan 2019
Venue Evolve Business Centre, Cygnet Way, Rainton Bridge, Houghton Le Spring, DH4 5QY
Cost Free