In partnership with Westcotts, this series of 'as live' podcasts was recorded at the Devon Business Show 2023. Featuring a range of exhibitors and guests, discussing current business issues and concepts including skills, recruitment, the environment, net zero, connectivity, finance and much much more. Presented by Paul Philpott and produced by Fresh Air Studios.
In our final podcast, live from Devon Business Show 2023, Paul reflects on the show with Devon and Plymouth Chamber's CEO Stuart Elford and Member Experience Manager, Clare Baker, and they look forward to next year's show and future Chamber projects. From Devon and Plymouth Chamber of Commerce, supported by Westcotts Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers - produced by Fresh Air Studio, Plymouth.
We're talking 'fun' and the importance of the entertainment sector to wellbeing on podcast 9 from Devon Business Show. Paul Philpott is joined by Sarah Brown, Head of Client Services at Bigwave Marketing, representing Bigwave Business Games, Laura Adams, Innovation and Inclusion Lead at Real Immersive and Craig Nichol, Marketing Manager at Paradise Island Adventure Golf.
Pulse of the Planet
In this podcast, recorded live at Devon Business Show, Paul Philpott is taking the pulse of the planet with Steve Warren-Brown, founder of a new project called Societree, and Jim and Sam McNeill from Ice Warrior/Ocean Warrior, who are targeting different demographics in different ways but with the same aim in mind - tackling the climate crisis.
For Episode 7, Paul invites representatives from three of the many charities exhibiting at the Devon Business Show to join him in the studio. He chats with Stuart Devlin, Digital Marketing and Online Fundraising Officer for Lifeworks, Letty Greenfield, Community Fundraiser in the SW for Brain Tumour Research, and Annabel Roberts, Fundraiser for Children's Hospice South West, about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the different ways businesses can engage with charities. Stuart Elford also joins the discussion to share some exciting Chamber news around charities.
EDI and Bank of England
In Episode 6 of our Devon Business Show 2023 podcasts, Paul welcomes Jabo Butera MD of Diversity Business Incubator and Jamie Barber, Deputy Agent for the South West, Bank of England. Discussion focuses on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) but Jamie also explains the role of the Bank of England and shares some of the discussions he's been having with business owners at the show.
Zone Partners Part 2
We hear from two more Devon Business Show Zone Partners in Episode 5 of our 'Live at the Show' podcasts. Jenny Bishop is Head of Marketing at Plymouth Marjon University, who were the Education and Skills Zone partner, while Daniel Henson is Operations Manager at WH Scott and Son Engineers Ltd, who are partners for the Marine, Construction and Manufacturing Zone. Discussions include planning for future skills requirements, difficulties around recruiting for the engineering industry and teamwork. You can also find out why Paul once interviewed Jenny in the Plymouth Pavilions showers!