Corsham Means Business Show 2016

Wednesday 16 March 2016, 10am - 4pm
Hartham Park, Corsham

Corsham Means Business Logo SmlThe Corsham Means Business Show will take place on Wednesday 16 March 2016, from 10am-4pm, at Hartham Park, which is an impressive 18th century Georgian Mansion House with outbuildings set in 50 acres of beautiful grounds and parkland, with 365 free parking spaces. Situated in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside in Corsham just of the A4 between Bath and Chippenham, this location gives easy access to visitors and exhibitors. Organised by Corsham Chamber of Commerce, the event will feature over 60 exhibitors, support and advice and a number of informative and inspirational speakers, with a real focus on the issues for business over the next five years. The Show’s aim is to highlight to local businesses – big, small and start-up – the opportunities available on their doorstep, with the chance to network and share experiences. There will also be plenty of advice, guidance and inspiration on hand throughout the day. Exhibitor bookings are now open and visitors can register to attend for free.

Inspire Monthly Breakfast

Wednesday 16 March 2016, 08:30am – 10am Corsham Institute, Hartham Park, Corsham

inspirelogoThe Corsham Means Business Show will this year incorporates Inspire’s monthly breakfast meeting.  Paul Goodenough, CEO and founder of Aerian Studios based in Box, will be the guest speaker. The breakfast will be from 08.30am to 10am in the Corsham Institute building at Hartham Park. The Corsham Means Business Show 2016 starts immediately afterwards in the main house and all Inspire breakfast attendees are invited to move across to the Show.

Corsham Means Business Show 2015

The Corsham Means Business Show is back after a successful inaugural event in 2015.


8.30am   Inspire Breakfast Paul Goodenough CEO and Founder of Aerian Studios

10.00am  Corsham Means Business Show Opens

10.15am  Welcome To Corsham Means Business Show

10.20am The Future and it’s impact on our businesses! – James White – Founder of InTouch CRM

11.00am  Master Plan For Corsham – David Grattan – Arup

11.40am  Skills– Iain Hatt – Wiltshire College 

12.20pm  Zero To Sales Hero – Alison Edgar – Sales Coaching Solutions Ltd

1.20pm   Why Corsham is a Great Place to Grow a Business?

2.10pm   Cyber Security –  DI Gavin Webb, Regional Cyber Crime Unit 

3pm        Closing Session – Q&A










Corsham Chamber Of Comemrce
MartinGate Centre

 Whitehall Garden Centre
Corsham Print
Ruth Hopkinson

Ruth Hopkinson

Chair of Corsham Town Council

Chair of Corsham Town Council, Strategic Business Manager – Corsham Primary School. Former Senior Manager in facilities management. Discover more…

David Lynam MBE

David Lynam MBE

Director Service Development, MOD Corsham

David Lynam is responsible for the development and procurement of the MOD’s communication and information systems and services. Discover more…

DI Gavin Webb

DI Gavin Webb

Regional Cyber Crime Unit

Zephyr is a Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) established in September 2010 to identify, disrupt and dismantle organised crime groups impacting on the South West of England. More details to follow. Discover more…

Jeffrey Thomas

Jeffrey Thomas

Director, Corsham Institute

Jeff is a seasoned entrepreneur who has worked across Europe and the USA and now loves to live and work in Corsham. He is a founder and Director of the Corsham Institute, the founder and Non-Exec Chairman of Ark Data Centres, founder and Chairman of Skyscape Cloud Services and the owner of Hartham Park. Discover more…

Alison Edgar

Alison Edgar

Sales Coaching Solutions Ltd

Alison was voted by an esteemed judging panel as one of the UK’s top 10 business advisers, as well being given special merit for service at GB entrepreneur of the year awards. Discover more…

Corsham Means Business

Corsham Means Business

The Methuen Arms - SMARTech Energy - Red Forge Studios - Octavian

Why Corsham is a great place to grow a business?  Four local business talk about why they enjoy doing business in Corsham and aspirations for next five years. . Discover more…

Iain Hatt

Iain Hatt

Wiltshire College

Details to follow. Register for tickets to be one of the first to know who this year’s keynote speakers will be when we announce them shortly… Discover more…

James White

James White

Founder of InTouch CRM

Founder – InTouch & Small Business Growth Champion – Growing your small business has never been easier. If you are intrigued as to what the future is going to look like then ensure you listen to James!  Discover more…

Hartsfield Financial Services Ltd are again looking forward to the next Corsham Means Business exhibition in March 2016. Following the success of the inaugural event this year we have made some new ongoing relationships with local business in the vicinity, which have proved to be fruitful. Julian Puddy Dip FA

Business Development Director, Hartsfield Financial Services Ltd


Don’t miss your chance to attend Corsham Means Business Show 2016. The show will encourage business to business networking and increase awareness of the great variety of companies, organisations and sole traders on our doorstep, which can make doing business locally more cost effective, more time efficient and more sustainable by reducing travel time and miles for meetings.With over 60 exhibitors and great lineup of local key speakers this is the unmissable local business event of the year. Discover more about visiting the show here..  


Local businesses looking to generate brand awareness and leads in the Corsham and surrounding areas will be interested in exhibiting. Options start from as little as £75 with discounts for Corsham Chamber Members and exhibitor bookings before 1 February 2016. Find out more how exhibiting are a proven method to promote your business to over 300-500 exhibitors and visitors on one day, under one roof. Discover more about exhibiting at the show here…
The Corsham Means Business Show is to be held at one of the town’s most prestigious addresses, Hartham Park. Situated in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside just off the A4 between Bath and Chippenham, this location provides easy access for all visitors and exhibitors with plenty of free parking.


Martingate Centre