Is this you?

  • Have you got an idea for an exhibition, where you have seen a gap in the market within the UK or globally?
  • Are you a key part of a community and could set up a viable exhibition event?
  • Work for a trade association which holds exhibitions but are being limited by what you can do commercially?
  • Cannot start your dream exhibition as you are unable to find a backer?
  • Work for a large company but feel frustrated due to the internal politics and processes to get things changed?
  • Have suggested significant changes to an event but are unable to get it backed internally?
  • Want to grow an event series around the world but need assistance with how to best go about this?
  • Have you revaluated your personal position during the outbreak of COV19 and want to run your own business using your skills developed to date?
  • Your event has moved location from its historical home, but you feel this been detriment of the original audience?
  • Feel as if you would need mentoring and support from industry experts to set something up.

Your ambition will need to be:

  • To create a market-leading exhibition within the B2B vertical.
  • A five year plan to achieve a £1M profit.

Your current profile:

  • Currently holding a Director level or Commercial position within the exhibition event market.
  • Possess strong commercial judgement.
  • Experience of looking after an event P & L
  • High energy and charisma with an ability to motivate and drive a team to deliver your idea.

What you will receive:

  • Your idea will be protected by an NDA (supplied by the client), so you will have complete security in the proposing phase
  • Free feedback and advice on your project from industry experts, even if they do not back your plan.
  • Similar remuneration to your current package
  • Full mentoring and support to achieve your aims.
  • A strong equity stake in the business

Next steps:

  • Register your interest with Media Steps
  • Initial meeting to evaluate your experience to date
  • Interview with the investors
  • Presentation of your plan