Meet Our Exhibitors - Page One
Advoco Solutions are an experienced consultancy firm providing IT services including support, outsourcing, procurement and consultancy to SMEs. Our focus is on providing clients with cutting edge IT services that are usually reserved for larger companies.
We also offer Maximizer CRM & Bespoke Software Development services, and specialise in delivering technology based solutions to a range of companies. We have a policy of fixed price charging, bringing the functionality of an all encompassed IT department into your business for a fraction of the cost.
Advansys create high quality Corporate Brochure Websites, and eCommerce solutions that maximise online sales and increase conversion rates. Our B2B solutions can be seamlessly integrated into third parties such as Sage whilst our B2C solutions can manage stock over multiple channels such as eBay and Amazon.
For a business to succeed online it needs to pro-actively promote its website; with that in mind Advansys offer a range of digital marketing services, such as SEO, PPC, eMail, Display and Social Media.
When it comes to recruitment, we believe in going the extra mile to connect the right people with the right roles.
It’s not just about filling a vacancy, it’s about making sure your next hire will actively contribute to the success of your business.
It’s also more than just finding a job, it’s about helping them fulfil their ambitions and build a rewarding career.
Our specially trained recruitment consultants have decades of experience across all industries, try us.
At Alzheimer's Society, we believe passionately that life doesn't end when dementia begins. We are here for anyone affected by dementia, and we do everything we can to keep people with dementia connected to their lives and the people who matter most. Dementia can happen to anyone and there's currently no cure.We are here for anyone worried about or affected by dementia. We provide information and support, fund medical and social research, and campaign.
Audio Visual Solutions
Boardrooms, meeting rooms, showrooms, reception areas – whatever your requirements come and talk to us about the latest advances in live video streaming and content integration. Slimline Digital Display Screens - Come and see our NEW range of slimline digital display screens. Designed for maximum visual impact they provide a simple, eyecatching method of communicating your brand or message.
AMT Media are on Stand No 59 or visit our website www.amtmedia.co.uk
Arval is one of the leading vehicle leasing and fleet management companies in the UK. We’ve over 40 years’ experience, manage more than 100,000 company cars and vans and work with businesses of all sizes and across the full range of industry sectors.
Aspen Waite specialises in Research and Development Tax Credits – the most powerful tax planning tool available. It is estimated less than 3% of eligible companies are claiming, and with an average claim value of £40,000, thousands of SMEs are missing out on cash they are entitled to.
We turn your ideas, solutions and projects into cash by identifying qualifying costs and activities within your business. With 100% success in over 70 sectors including several industry firsts, we are proud to advise any client, any sector, anywhere. Aspen Waite specialises in Research and Development Tax Credits – the most powerful tax planning tool available. It is estimated less than 3% of eligible companies are claiming, and with an average claim value of £40,000, thousands of SMEs are missing out on cash they are entitled to .We turn your ideas, solutions and projects into cash by identifying qualifying costs and activities within your business. With 100% success in over 70 sectors including several industry firsts, we are proud to advise any client, any sector, anywhere.
Basepoint Business Centres provide a range of high quality workspaces to let, including offices, workshops and studios. We have spaces suitable for almost every business use, with flexible easy in, easy out terms. We provide virtual offices with a range of facilities and access to serviced meeting rooms. Our flexible managed offices save time and money when compared to more conventional space.
Business West– A Powerful Voice for Business
As one of the most influential business leadership organisations in the UK, we represent over 16,000 businesses in the South West including our network of Chambers of Commerce members by:Leading – we provide a powerful voice for business to influence the way our area is shapedConnecting – we empower the local business community to connect, collaborate and profitGrowing – we help businesses to start and prosper at home and overseas through tailored advice and support
Bluefin are independent insurance brokers providing specialist advice and innovative solutions for businesses and individuals.
Our professional team of experts has many years experience in providing the right cover at the right price and take the time to really understand their client’s needs in order to deliver a carefully designed cost effective solution.
Bowood House - Set in the magnificent Wiltshire countryside within easy reach of London, the M4, Bath and Bristol, Bowood Estate is an exclusive and inspiring venue for meetings, launches, and entertaining clients. Set in 2000 acres of parkland, and with its own 43 bedroom Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort as well as the magnificent Bowood House, the Estate is ideal for product launches, inspirational meetings and board away days.
With capacity to accommodate conferences of up to 240 people and outdoor events up to 20,000, Bowood is the perfect destination for a high impact event - www.bowood.org
The Bristol enjoys an unbeatable waterfront location and blends a modernist façade with an interior where warm contemporary design pervades, making it a wonderful business and leisure destination for visitors and a popular social hub among Bristolians. Against the attractive harbour backdrop sits the hotel’s fully dedicated Meetings and Events Centre, which offers nine elegantly appointed event spaces, generous lobby and breakout areas, together with staff with naturally intuitive service and the dexterity to handle any kind of event.
The perfect ‘get-away-from-it-all’ venue for your business’ next seminar,
conference, workshop or training session. Offering a unique combination of reflection, tranquility, modern facilities, excellent food and free parking.
Our attentive and helpful team will make your day a success, ensuring your delegates leave refreshed and inspired.
Hotel accommodation now available.
CallPro CRM uses the latest technology to deliver a marketing and sales focussed CRM using the “cloud”. In addition to standard contact management, the system enables you to do efficient and effective outbound calling and advanced email marketing. It can be configured to manage varied sales processes with arguably the most flexible CRM interface available.
New functionality recently released includes LinkedIn integration, automatic lead scoring and integrated website tracking.
The CallPro CRM has customers in 35 countries, the head office is in Chippenham, Wiltshire, additional sales and support offices are also in Florida and India. www.callprocrm.com
Working For Carers (W4C) is a regional business membership community and accreditation scheme. Our aim is to create carer-aware workplaces, for the benefit of our members, their staff and our local communities. Nearly 1 in 8 employees are having to combine caring for a loved one with a paid job, and that number is set to rise. Joining W4C is an opportunity for you to demonstrate your commitment to your corporate social responsibility and to make a difference to your local community.
The Campanile Hotel Swindon is ideally located in a quiet business park, just 5 minutes from Junction 16 of the M4 and 2 miles from the town centre. It is an ideal location for business and leisure use with
the Outlets Village just 2 miles from the hotel and various others outlets close by including car dealerships.
The Campanile Hotel Swindon was fully refurbished in 2008 to the NG standard. All our 120 rooms have been fitted with comfy Hypnos beds, flat screen TVs, hair dryer and courtesy trays with Tea and Coffee facilities which are refreshed every day. Free WIFI is available throughout the hotel. All our bathrooms are fitted with shower and baths—READ MORE
Capability Jane is a specialist Recruiting Partner who focuses solely on senior level, part time or flexible roles. The crux of our proposition is that in return for flexible working strategies we can offer any fast growing SME access to a niche and largely untapped talent pool. We have a community of 17,000+ executives across all commercial functions and can introduce strategic part time headcount for the same cost as a more junior full time hire. Suffice to say that the benefits in terms of ability to hit the ground running, demonstrate ROI and produce best in class outputs, really speaks for itself.
Multi-award-winning company Cardwave works with customers of all sizes across the world providing specialist expertise to organisations who need to secure and distribute their data on removable and embedded media. Its business solutions include data security and recovery, in the form of SafeToGo www.safetogo.eu - a hardware encrypted USB and a recently launched data recovery service, Data Resus www.dataresus.com.
The Celtic Manor Resort Host of the 2014 NATO Summit, M&IT ‘Best UK Hotel 2016’ and 59 Club’s ‘Ultimate Golf Resort 2016’, The Celtic Manor Resort is one of Europe’s most prestigious destinations for business, golf and leisure.Situated at the gateway to South Wales, this award-winning venue encompasses a host of exceptional world-class facilities with flexible space for a wide range of conferences, meetings, exhibitions, dinners and golf days. With plans now underway for a new state-of-the-art Wales International Convention Centre due to open in 2019, the possibilities here are endless.
Discover more at celtic-manor.com or call 01633 410252
Coate Couriers began as a business dedicated to providing an urgent, same day and next day courier service to individuals; businesses and industries.
We believe it's all about customer service and we strive to serve as your reliable and efficient partners in business.
Based close to junction 15 of the M4 allows for a prompt response to your collection and delivery needs nationwide.
Complete I.T. (CIT) provides market leading IT support services to the UK market. Through a network of six offices, with 23 years’ experience, the company currently provides local IT support to more than 300 SME clients. As experts in Cloud technology we can also offer an independent perspective on whether Cloud is right for your business – whether that is through a fully Cloud based infrastructure, a hybrid model or a more traditional on-premise based IT set-up.
Companies House - The main functions of Companies House are: To incorporate and dissolve limited companies, examine and store company information delivered under the Companies Act and related legislation and make this information available to the public.
History: The United Kingdom has enjoyed a system of a company registration since 1844. Today company registration matters are dealt with in law, by the Companies Act 2006. All limited companies in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland are registered at Companies House, an Executive Agency of the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS). There are more than 3 million limited companies registered in the UK, and more than 400,000 new companies are incorporated each year.
ComputerWorld are the UK’s most passionate and knowledgeable IT experts. We deliver complete IT solutions tailored to your specific business needs. Our solutions empower users and accelerate businesses.
ComputerWorld enables businesses to make wise commercial technology decisions which help drive IT resiliency, consolidate IT infrastructure and empower your employees with flexible working solutions and training. We also take the pain out of IT support with our unique CWcare support team.
ComputerWorld gives your employees the ability to work from any location, on any device, at any time – while securely accessing all their business applications and data.
Corporate Cakery provides tasty edible marketing products for businesses. We specialise in made-to-order branded corporate cakes, cookies & tray-bakes, helping businesses of any size become irresistible.
We can print any image or message onto edible toppers, offering the most unique business gifts & tastiest promotional products in the UK, and we pride ourselves in reliability, quality and ethical standards.
At Corporate Cakery we are happy to cater for any dietary requirements, including vegan, gluten-free, diabetic, nut-allergies and dairy allergies.
Blue chip and SME companies across Swindon and the UK benefit from C&D's recruitment experience. Our clients operate in fast moving business environments, requiring C&D to react swiftly to changes and provide innovative solutions to their resourcing needs. Key to success is an understanding of our clients' business operations and company culture which further ensures a consistent supply of suitable, top calibre contact centre, industrial and commercial personnel. All enquiries from hiring managers and candidates are welcomed.
Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy
with offices in Devizes, Melksham & Calne. With a team of 22 experienced & specialist consultants we recruit across all employment sectors.
Established since 2004 our recruitment consultancy service has helped a large range of different clients & candidates. If you are a business looking to recruit new staff, or a candidate looking for a job & career, we can help. We offer a helpful, consultative service and regularly place applicants into , and s.
Databac Group is an ISO-certified provider of specialist solutions for identification. Established in 1970, it manufactures and supplies state-of-the-art ID cards, tags, wristbands, and labels. Databac can incorporate most technologies including magstripe, barcode, contact chip and contactless (ie, NXP, LEGICTM, HID, Indala, EM). The company also develops and supplies solutions for card-based and biometric access control, time and attendance, loyalty, membership, vending, card printing, event registration and visitor management. Databac offers standard and branded card accessories such as badge holders, lanyards, clips and badge reels. It partners with leading OEMs to provide plastic card printers and consumables, readers and logical access equipment. Databac is the main distributor for Matica and Datacard, and is certified by ITSO for the manufacture of transport cards. A professional bureau and fulfilment service is available for card/tag personalisation. Databac services an international client base from its offices in the UK and Spain. Visit www.databac.com and www.databac.es for more information.
Whilst traditional in values Deacons are at the cutting edge when it comes to the services we provide, and we are unique in the fact that we have our own jewellery, clock, watch and engraving workshops on site. This allows us to cater for every kind of requirement, especially large corporate orders, with vast scope to cover all types of presentations. Quotes for prices and times will be willingly provided.
Deacon & Son (Swindon) Ltd
11 – 15 Wood Street
Tel: 01793 522072/527530
With 25 local directories currently in production and an annual circulation of over 700,000 copies, dentons’ has grown from a single directory for Bath into a household name thanks to the distribution of its local area directories in 55 locations all over the South West of England together with a presence extended online via its national directory, www.dentons.net
Dentons also offers digital marketing services from its web agency, www.dentonscreative.com, specialising in web design and application development as well as social media marketing through www.dentonsdigitalmarketing.com
Doree Bonner are a leading UK Removal Company specializing in Business and Office moving with over 20 years expertise in this field.
We provide containerised and conventional storage solutions along with Document and Archive storage from our local dedicated Centre on the Leafield Industrial Estate in Corsham. We are happy for you to visit us.
Doree Bonner also undertake Domestic and International household removals for private and corporate clients.
Doree Bonner are members of the BAR (British Association of Removers), are part of the Commercial Moving Group within it and hold FIDI and FAIM accreditations for International moving.
Our company is eDivert and we provide a range of outsourced services, including Telephone Answering, Live Chat and Telemarketing.
The UK's Biggest Organisation Dedicated To Helping Businesses Grow. We've helped lots of UK businesses to become more successful and our clear purpose is to help many hundreds more business owners to achieve their goals - whatever they are.We believe that most businesses aren't as successful as they could be.We've helped lots of UK businesses to become more successful and our clear purpose is to help many hundreds more business owners to achieve their goals - whatever they are.
0121 765 5551 @ecsuccessteam
FSB As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services, including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Our aim is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions.
Fiona Scott is a journalist, media consultant, videographer and tv producer/director. She has worked in the media for almost 30 years including working for ITV, BBC & Comic Relief. After setting up her media consultancy in 2009, she’s offered media advice to many companies both large and small. Services she can offer include training , ad hoc PR services, retained PR services, social media services including blogging, video production, PR strategy and guidance.
Flick's Video Productions creates broadcast quality videos in a documentary style for businesses, charities and organisations. In my case, as a journalist for more than 20 years, you also get storytelling, accuracy and a creative eye, in a promotional video including footage of interviews with your staff, real live testimonials and action shots. You also have your video hosted, digitalised, edited, voice-overs, graphics and effects. You get experience and expertise along with thousands of pounds worth of equipment working for you.
Green Labyrinth - Apprenticeships and Funded Training for employees; Longwater ATA (Apprenticeship Training Agency) Apprenticeships the easy way.
Green Labyrinth specialises in supporting SMEs by successfully sourcing and recruiting young people (16-24) into Apprenticeships and Traineeships roles across
Swindon/Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.
Subjects: Health and Social Care, Business Administration, ICT, Hospitality, Accounting, Warehousing, Team Leading, Management, Retail and Customer Service. Longwater ATA (Apprenticeship Training Agency) – a new concept offering SMEs more flexibility for Apprenticeships - to make recruitment easier, reduce costs and reduce risks.
* Funded training for SMEs less than 250 employees, providing recognised qualifications at no cost to upskill staff aged 19 and over. For details call 01793 843128, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The HR Dept Swindon provides employment law and human resources support to Companies based in Swindon and North Wiltshire. Peter Jones and his team have a wealth of HR knowledge and understand the unique challenges facing small and medium sized businesses. They have developed a full HR and employment law service to meet these demands.
The HR Dept Swindon is ideal for businesses who would like access to experienced HR practitioners combined with regular onsite support.
“Higher Futures is a new skills development programme aimed at ensuring the workforce in Swindon and Wiltshire is able to gain higher level skills and qualifications (NVQ level 4, HND, Degree and above). It offers employers specialist impartial support and advice to identify their skills needs and gaps, and develop tailored training solution with Universities and Colleges.
With a particular focus on Military Leavers and Veterans, delivery is local and flexible to meet employers' needs and fit in with employee's lives.
With an extensive range of equipment onsite, work is handled by our highly trained and knowledgeable production team. They utilise some of the most modern equipment on the market across our two factories to ensure the print we supply is both cost effective and always at the cutting edge of quality and technology.
IEW Ltd. has been established for thirty years providing sub-contract Electrical and Electronics manufacturing services to all industries. These services include manufacture of Cables, Harnesses, Looms, PCBs, Panels, Chassis and Electromechanical assemblies. Production operates in a lean environment to support prototype, batch or kanban requirements. Quality is controlled through highly skilled & experienced, long serving staff, full Automatic Testing Equipment and ISO9000:2000 accreditation and IPC610 & IPC 620 trained personnel.
IMSM are leading ISO specialists. We deliver high quality ISO consultancy services and standards to organisations of all sizes, from all sectors, all over the world.
As an organisation we work towards a common goal: to consistently deliver to our clients world class ISO consultation, reinforced by adherence to our IMSM Mission Vision and Values 2015.
INSPIRING YOUNG PEOPLE TO DISCOVER THEIR POTENTIAL : Inner Flame helps people aged 14-25 to build confidence and to achieve their goals in life. We believe that everyone has a need to do something meaningful in their life, and that every young person has something to contribute to the world. It’s a tragedy when that potential is wasted.
Most of what we do is for jobseekers in Swindon, Wiltshire – please click on “Unemployed” above for details of our programmes. Please click here for an introduction from our Co-Founder, David Wreathall.
IPO - We are an Executive Agency and Trading Fund of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). We promote innovation by providing a clear, accessible and widely understood Intellectual Property (IP) system, which enables the economy and society to benefit from knowledge and ideas. We do this by granting rights (Patents, Trade Marks, Designs and Copyright) and also developing IP policy and providing advice to businesses.
The Keyboard Company - Established in 1989 to supply the Computer Market.
It's all about quality and choice - that is what defines us.We have high quality mechanical keyboards from Filco, Topre & Matias.
Washable, Waterproof keyboards from Seal Shield, SterileFlat and Indukey.
Industrial keyboards from Gett and Tipro and a huge range of ergonomic keyboards and pointing devices. www.keyboardco.comWith over 500 keyboard and mice products in stock to meet any requirement, all backed by our first class service.
Lead Forensics gives companies the power to generate increased levels of quality leads by providing insight into exactly who is looking at their website, where they have come from and what areas of business they are interested in.
With research showing that 98% of website visitors never enquire, Lead Forensics can improve ROI from online marketing activity by uncovering additional sales opportunities from your website and offering detailed profile information to target prospects more effectively.
With over 25 years of experience, Maximizer Software delivers Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software and professional services to meet the needs and budgets of entrepreneurs, SMEs and divisions of large enterprises.
Easily configurable for any industry, Maximizer CRM can be accessed anytime, anywhere, via desktop, smartphone and tablet.
Maximizer CRM makes it easy to maximize lead generation and manage pipelines to shorten sales cycles, close more deals and
increase revenue, all while delivering exceptional customer service.
Visit www.maximizer.com for more information.
‘M J Church is one of the regions largest Civil Engineering, Earthworks and Waste Management Contractors in the South West of England. With our wealth of knowledge and experience in the industry, we ensure that we work with our customers in a straightforward and professional manner. Our services include: Contracting – Civil Engineering & Bulk Earthworks, Transport, Plant Hire, Skip & Tipper Hire, Recycled Materials, Scrap Metal, Event Waste Management, Waste Solutions and Crushing & Screening.’
For over 40 years NFW
Inspection Ltd has been one of the UK’s leading specialists in non-destructive testing (NDT) for the oil and gas, petrochemical, nuclear, military, naval,
motor sports, casting, forging and general engineering industries. NFW has been awarded and has maintained UKAS accreditation for over 20 years across all of its main testing services, which include
industrial radiography, ultrasonic testing, liquid (dye) penetration, magnetic particle, eddy current, bond testing, portable hardness and film digitisation/digital scanning.NFW Inspection - Units 12
& 13, CR Bates Industrial Estate, Wycombe Road, Stokenchurch, Bucks HP14 3PD. Email:email@example.com
Business against Poverty is an accredited membership community of the registered charity People against Poverty. Members who meet our Code of Ethics are authorised to carry the BaP accreditation kitemark. This community of business people like yourself care about the issues of poverty and ethical standards and are taking action. The kitemark differentiates you from your competitors; it says something significant about you and your business.Through your engagement with our projects, you are supporting the reduction of UK and international poverty helping change the lives of others.
Protean Inbound provides integrated marketing solutions for ambitious businesses. We focus on the generation of sales ready leads for our customers approaching projects with a strategic mind set to maximise the efficient use of client resources (normally this is time and money). Our services cover the three pillars of marketing - brand awareness, market engagement and lead generation and are normally delivered via a mix of marketing strategy, search engine optimisation, branding & design, web design & development, press relations, digital marketing and search engine marketing.
Print Direct: We offer a wide range of high-quality, cost effective printed products combined with a level of service and high standards that you can count on.
Using our specialist knowledge and over 20 years of industry experience, we provide first-rate litho and digital print. Using the latest equipment we are able to show off your designs to their fullest effect and make sure your printed products stand out from the crowd.
Our print, specialist finishing and fulfilment is all in-house. No middle men, no markups. That’s why it pays to go direct.
We fully recognise that, with increasingly tighter budgets, every penny counts. So why not let us quote on your next project?
For 20 years Qtac has provided innovative payroll solutions and was at the forefront in the development of RTI software. Our Auto Enrolment module is fully featured. Our speciality is Bureau software for the accountancy & payroll professions. The Qtac team will be in attendance at this year’s South West Expo and will be showcasing our latest enhancement to our Payroll Software – the Auto Enrolment Control Centre.
RACS Marketing is a full-service design and digital agency with specialist knowledge across many sectors. Part of award-winning payroll provider RACS Group, RACS Marketing comprises 15 highly experienced professionals offering a range of services including:
Brand Consultancy, Graphic Design, Website Design, Social MediaAdvertising & PRVideo & Animation, Event Management, Promotional Merchandise
We work with a diverse client-base from corporates to start-ups all of whom benefit from our service-driven ethos:
Competitive Pricing Structures, Flexible Payment Plans, Fast Project DeliveryExperienced, Project Management
If you are interested in developing your brand presence, we invite you to meet with us for an initial consultation. Please contact Marketing Manager, Adele Balzan: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0345 604 0571
Prior to setting up Sales Coaching Solutions in 2010, Alison has had an extremely successful sales career spanning over 18 years with some of the world's largest Blue Chip Companies, including BT, Douwe Egberts and Yell.
During her time with these companies she has won numerous awards and accreditations and has developed a natural ability to understand the small to medium business market and corporate organisations, becoming adept at increasing profits through their sales and marketing.
Previously she spent 10 years in international hotel management and training, having worked around the world for renowned companies including Radisson and Southern Suns.
We are an award winning business which invests our knowledge and experience in your business. Our friendly approachable team provides bookkeeping and payroll services as well as bespoke Xero and Sage Accounts training. Our auto enrolment service will manage your pension scheme set up from start to finish ensuring you don’t receive a fine. Our services will save you time and keep you organised and if you are inclined to bury your head in the sand we will ensure you don’t!
SWBF was set up in September 2014 in in order to support the SME sector and property professionals in advising and sourcing funding structures suitable for their clients.
The Company helps with all aspect of funding including Cash flow, growth, asset, property investment, refurbishment and development.
SWBF has the proven track record with over 40 years of corporate and commercial banking behind them and their knowledge and experience helps to make things happens. They work closely with clients offering a personal approach to finding finance.
Swindon Wildcats are thrilled to be involved in this year’s South West Expo! This gives us the perfect opportunity to network with a wide range of local businesses. We will be giving out goodies such as, branded cupcakes, sweets and Wildcats merchandise, we will also be doing a card collection competition to win an exclusive VIP night with the Cats! A handful of the team will be on site promoting our Match Night Experience, Team Sponsorship and our Community Charity. We will also have exclusive signing opportunities with some of the players and an appearance from our Willie Wildcat Mascot!
Swindon Borough Council (SBC) Routes to Employment team and the Swindon Skills and Employment Board work with partners and stakeholders to deliver the right skills, right people and right jobs. SBC are working with others to create the right environment for business growth and are committed to increasing the number of businesses employing apprentices.
At the South West Expo staff will be available to talk to you if you want to know more about:
- Apprenticeship recruitment
- Supporting your local schools through joint school / business projects
- Offering work experience
- Developing your skills provision that meets your business and workforce development needs.
If you offer your time, skills and expertise to drive forward on any of these important agendas then please talk to us. To discuss joint initiatives contact email@example.com