About Deeside Business Forum

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DBF is a company Limited by guarantee, not for profit and is listed at Companies House.

Deeside Business Forum engages with businesses by virtual bulletins and newsletters, Social Media and other available media including TV & Radio, local newspapers and periodicals and is the umbrella  four further forums, each having a steering group and if possible chaired by a Board Member.

The fora have an important part in business engagement, holding Strategic meetings and conferences under DBF brand attracting upwards of 100 delegates (the biggest was 300+ at Theatre Clwyd for the Brexit Debate Jan 2019). These meetings are geared at Senior Managers of companies within a catchment to 50+ miles and attended by The Rt. Hon. Lord Jones as President, MPs and AMs, depending on the subject matter which is usually of Strategic and national importance.

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The other forums directly linked and organised by DBF are:

  • SAFE (Sandycroft) Business Forum – steering group Adam Butler Ltd; 2 Sisters Foodgroup; Allan Morris Transport; Direct Line Communication; Wurkplace; Pro Networks
  • CH4 (Saltney) Business Forum – steering group Hillyer Mc Keown, Gap Personnel, MarketMoore
  • FGH (Flint Greenfield Holywell) Business Forum – steering group Gap Personnel, MarketMoore
  • FSG ( Flintshire Safety Group) – Delyn Safety UK Ltd (Chair) and members from DIP, Flintshire and Wrexham

All forums endeavour to provide quarterly meetings, normally sponsored by a local company, each meeting has an element of training and legislative information sharing by way of invited speakers plus lots of networking for 40 businesses. The Safety Forum model is slightly different.

Sponsors have included Airbus, Toyota, Knauf, Westbridge Furniture, Coleg Cambria, Glyndwr University, HSBC, Hillyer Mc Keown, 2 Sisters Foodgroup, Flintshire in Business, Pro Networks, Wurkplace, Data Clear, English Provender Group, Morrisons, Kingspan and many more

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