The Grand Depart 2014 – Successful International Business Festival Launch

Delegates were advised to ‘get out of their saddles’ and ‘get Exports into gear’ in readiness for Yorkshire’s Grand Depart 2014.

Welcome to Yorkshire’s Gary Verity spoke of his passionate journey towards his winning Grand Depart bid, the opportunities this will open up for Yorkshire businesses and the legacy it will leave behind.

Minister for Trade and Investment, Ian Livingston, outlined the UKTI’s commitment to supporting Yorkshire businesses leverage these opportunities

There were inspirational case study presentations from  PES Performance, Straight Recycling Systems and Cryer and Stott who have succeeded in selling Yorkshire cheese to France!

While on the Anglo / French theme, here at Smarter Business Processes, we will be delivering our first French Smartsheet webinar in the next couple of weeks.  Get in touch if you’d like to know more

See the amazing Grand Depart 2014 – Made in Yorkshire video.  Makes you proud to be Yorkshire!