Now that’s what we call a good event!

(left to right) David Longstaff (federation of small businesses) Joanne fryett (northeast changer of commerce) Chris Grieveson (hartlepool mail) John Megson (hartlepool business forum. Picture by FRANK REID
(left to right) David Longstaff (federation of small businesses) Joanne fryett (northeast changer of commerce) Chris Grieveson (hartlepool mail) John Megson (hartlepool business forum. Picture by FRANK REID

THE importance of using marketing in industry was highlighted at a Hartlepool event.

The January meeting of the Hartlepool Business Forum was held at the Maritime Experience and dozens of delegates turned up.

The title of the event was Now That’s What I Call PR and Marketing and the guest speakers were representatives of the Hartlepool Mail, Publicity Seekers, the Federation of Small Businesses and the North-East Chamber of Commerce.

The next meeting will be held on Thursday, February 17, and will be a Hartlepool Dragons Question Time event.

The Dragons will be delegates from O’Connor Roofing Services, Hart Biological, Tesco, and Middleton Grange Shopping Centre in Hartlepool.

Those interested in attending should arrive at 5.15pm for networking and a buffet with the presentations to start at 6pm.

More details are available from (01429) 867677.