Becoming a programme participant starts with completing a few details about yourself below.
Once we get your information, a growth advisor will be in touch with you to arrange a call about how we can help.
Greater Connected is an intensive growth programme for Digital, Creative and Technology SMEs in the Greater Manchester area to grow your business in a new way.
Two full-day experiential learning sessions with around twenty fellow leaders covering bespoke content for digital, creative and tech business.
We aim to connect you with business that will help you mutually prosper, not compete.
Strategic sessions with a growth coach, aimed at focusing on crafting your tailored growth plan.
This will be yours to build on and implement with support beyond the programme.
Alumni will benefit from bespoke events, pitch competitions, skillshares and collaboration opportunities.
As part of the programme you'll gain access to a wealth of resources and services offered by Manchester Growth Company.
We'll help you understand the exact services that would benefit you most whether it's growing through exports, accessing finance, finding the skills you need and more...
"It gave me a lot of ideas about how to tailor our sales messages and how to build a senior management team. I think a lot of businesses could benefit from attending the same course."
Nick Black, CEO & Co-Founder. Apadmi
"Greater Connected has provided us with a deeper understanding of the dynamics of today’s modern business thinking and crucially how we can apply these learnings to improve our own performance."
Bash Ali, Director. Sunde Technology
"Greater connected has really helped us review our business proposition and secure our position in Manchester’s thriving digital community."
Nick Johnson, Co-Founder and Director. NowSignage
"Working with the Business Growth Hub has really helped to crystallize my business development planning and created an exciting route for growth."
Julia Mitchell, MD. Toast PR
Co-Founder of Mando, one of the NW's largest independent digital agencies. Now working with clients across the sector as non-exec, angel-investor and MD of Form.
Director at Form with fifteen years experience of working with organisations like Capgemini, Aviva, Skyscanner and a host of of creative SMEs across the NW.
Head of Digital, Creative and Tech at the Business Growth Hub, former Divisional Director of Reading Room serving clients such as Arts Council England, The Big Lottery Fund, and the Museum of Science and Industry.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach. 30 years of industry and sector experience in advertising and agency management. Multiple SME business owner, with an international client experience portfolio.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach with years of experience in digital growth consultancy. ROI driven, yet creative. Delivered online communication strategies for BT, Parcelforce, Autotrader and a wealth of SMEs.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach with over 25 years of experience working with SMEs and global blue chip companies across the digital, creative and technology sectors.
25 years of board level experience at major digital and integrated agencies including McCann Erickson, twentysix, BJL and Branded3.