#FSBConnect aims to support all types of businesses and those interested in starting a business, with information, networking and support. All are welcome this event which aims to showcase the great quality of what Rutland has to offer. 

If you don’t want to speak to the whole group – don’t worry! All events are in a supportive unpressured environment, connecting you with potential clients or suppliers. A table will be available for business cards and promotional literature.


  • 12pm Arrivals, networking and light lunch
  • 12:30pm FSB update and welcome, round the room introductions. You will have up to two minutes to introduce yourself and your business to everyone. Share what you do and what you’re looking for – why not bring a product, prop or pictures to bring your business of idea to life! Don’t  forget to bring lots of business cards


For this event the speaker w ill be Emma Robson from Bat & Bottle Wine Merchants of Oakham. Emma will tell you the story of their ups and downs  of almost 25  years in business including some useful tips on how to maximise the benefits of publicity gained from entering  competitions awards in “How we got to Downing Street”.

  • 2pm Event ends. There will opportunity to stay for free networking

About #FSBConnect

#FSBConnect welcomes everyone from the community, whether you’re a business, a student or a start-up – so long as you’re interested in business you’re welcome to come along and join.

To register your attendance for this event please follow the link provided on the right hand side.