Free event to boost trade

CREATIVE Calderdale hosts a free business event tomorrow from 6 pm.

Twenty businesses will showcase in the Creative Marketplace at the Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre, Hopwood Lane, Halifax.

There will also be seminars from people who have successfully grown their companies nationally and overseas.

They include Steve McKevitt, of Leeds based branding and design agency, Golden.

The vast majority of Golden’s sales are export deals.

Advice will also be given on funding initiatives that are available for new companies.

Creative Calderdale currently has 500 members from throughout the district and supports creative and digital professionals to start-up new businesses, attract inward investment and improve competitiveness.

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