Manchester Business Networking

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City centre business networking

December and January saw two brand new venues hosting the GM Business Connect First Friday Connectworking event.

The December event was hosted by Barclay’s Eagle Lab at Bruntwood’s Union building overlooking Albert Square and the Town Hall.

January saw us welcomed at Manchester Hall on Bridge Street, at their sumptuous Library.

December was great to see the facilities Barclays were offering the Manchester business community. We were shown around by Matthew Priestley, Ecosystem Manager,

First Friday Connectworking

Spread over either side of City Centre Manchester, October and November saw First Friday Connectworking take place at two brand new venues.

The October event was hosted by Grand Pacific situated on Spring Gardens, who welcomed everyone with Gin on arrival then food. For November we moved to All Star Lanes in the Great Northern building – taking over their private party room know as Jungle Room, complete with private bowling lanes. They laid on some amazing food and hospitality.

Business connectworking in the heart of Manchester

August and September saw GM Business Connect’s First Friday Connectworking event start to move around Manchester showcasing new venues.

Atlas Bar, Deansgate, Manchester

The two dates were hosted at Atlas Bar on Deansgate, famous for stocking over 300 brands of Gin and being adjacent to Deansgate Locks – famously convenient for Manchester City Centre businesses to meet up after a busy week. Owners Elaine and Mark Wrigley welcomed attendees with a free glass of premium Gin and Tonic,

Business Connectworking in the heart of Manchester

As supporters of Forever Manchester, GM Business Connect have always enjoyed a close relationship with the charity, promoting their business affiliated activities and reporting on many of their business-themed events and promotions. Paul Mirage from GM Business Connect is also an Ambassador for the charity.

Over recent years Forever Manchester have promoted a regular monthly business networking event – First Friday – taking place between 4-6pm on the First Friday of every month. This was always a great way to end the week.