Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire joins the impressive line up of speakers at The Business Day, a new Business Event at Bridlington Spa on Friday 9th June at the end of Biz Week for this intended annual celebration of business in the region.
The Business Day will place business networking at the heart of a day of discovery and insight. Speakers already announced include Baroness Brady of Knightsbridge CBE and John Simpson CBE. The Business Day will be hosted by Alexander Armstrong.
Sir Gary said, "I am delighted to be part of the inaugural Business Day event at the wonderful Bridlington Spa. It looks set to be a great event at a fantastic venue and will be the perfect opportunity to showcase the region's achievements."
Sir Gary is expected to focus his contribution to the importance of Cycling and Welcome to Yorkshire involvement in the Grand Depart for the Tour de France and give some background to the hugely successful Tour de Yorkshire which will soon be completing its third year with the race starting in Bridlington at the Spa.
Andrew Aldis, General Manager of Bridlington Spa is really up-beat on how the day is unfolding "Ticket sales are going extremely well, our major sponsors, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Hull City Council, University of Hull, KCOM, Welcome to Yorkshire, Humber Local Enterprise Partnership and Sewell Group have some super ideas to keep delegates busy and we will have a few surprises up our sleeves. The sponsors want this to be more than just a great day, but a meaningful day for business. We at Bridlington Spa, will pull out all the stops to ensure everyone goes home having had a top notch day".
For more information, email TheBusinessDay@eastriding.gov.uk or call Mandy Masters on (07545) 110146.
For online information or to book tickets via Bridlington Spa's box office go to TheBusinessDay.com.