Cripps

HEADLINE SPONSOR

Cripps offer business, corporate and personal legal services. Experts in commercial property, corporate transactions, will and estate disputes and family law, the firm works for a range of clients  – from some of the largest businesses to high net worth individuals. Cripps have particular experience working with entrepreneurs and the businesses they run – helping them manage both their personal and commercial affairs and the overlap between them. Unusually for a law firm, the team’s skills and experience give them a unique ability to help their clients in any aspect of their private or business life.


Kent County Council

KEY SUPPORTER

Kent County Council is a county council that governs most of the county of Kent in England. It is the upper tier of elected local government, below which are 12 district councils, and around 300 town and parish councils.


Kent & Sussex Courier

MEDIA PARTNER

Published every Friday, the Kent & Sussex Courier has been serving the community since 1872, establishing itself as a trusted brand at the heart of all things local. The Kent & Sussex Courier is the largest selling local newspaper in the area. Part of Local World, their vision is to transform regional publishing by providing first class local content across both print and digital platforms. The event is also supported by Canterbury Times, Isle of Thanet Gazette, Folkestone Herald, Dover Express, Sevenoaks Chronicle and Maidstone and Medway News.


West Kent Chamber

KEY SUPPORTER

West Kent Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WKCCI) is a non profit organisation representing all sectors of the West Kent community. With varied membership and expertise in all business areas the Chamber attracts employers of all sizes. Since the foundation of the Chamber as the Tradesmen’s Association in 1858, it has been actively engaged in local business activities, connecting and educating members, and providing a forum for addressing the needs of the West Kent business community.


Kent Connects

SUPPORTER

Kent Connects is a nationally recognised successful multi-agency Partnership of public service providers, comprising all Kent and Medway Councils, Kent Police, Kent Fire & Rescue Service, and South East Commissioning Support Unit (SECSU). Established in 2002 as an e-Government Partnership, Kent Connects is funded by its Partner authorities. With IT as the backbone to most public service functions, technology is recognised as one of the keys to successful and efficient services. Kent Connects has already invested in a single, county wide IT infrastructure (both technology and people) to enable their Partners to join up and share their service delivery mechanisms in a secure, robust and cost effective environment.


The Kent Foundation

SUPPORTER

The Kent Foundation is a rare, one-of-a-kind charity based in Kent dedicated to providing free business support and advice to Kent’s young people who wish to start or grow a business in Kent.


Sleeping Giant Media

SUPPORTER

Sleeping Giant Media is a specialist search and social marketing agency. Their expertise in the delivery, integration and management of successful search strategy and account development is only superseded by a drive to understand their clients’ business model and needs. Above all else, Sleeping Giant Media strives to maintain an outstanding level of service with direct clients and agency partners alike.


Capricorn Media

SUPPORTER

Capricorn Media began as a limited company in 2004 delivering media training of all kinds to the sports and corporate business market. In the ten years they have been trading, Capricorn has worked with high profile footballers like Gareth Bale and Theo Walcott, former Liverpool manager Gerard Houllier, Formula 1 driver Nelson Piquet Junior, British tennis star Kyle Edmund and, currently, the Rugby Football League and British Swimming. In business, Capricorn’s clients include people in financial planning, property, banking and estate planning.


Additional Supporters

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

SUPPORTER

Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council (TMBC) is the second level local authority for the Borough of Tonbridge and Malling in Kent.


Designsixtyfour

SUPPORTER

Originally founded in 1999 and based in the heart of Essex, Designsixtyfour is now established as a reputable studio for print and web design primarily working with clients from the entertainment industry. In recent times those names have included Sony Music, The O2, Virgin, Warner Music, Universal Music, EMI, Karen Hardy Studios and West Ham United.


Noise PR

SUPPORTER

Noise PR is one of Essex’s leading public relations organisations. Set up by an award-winning former journalist, Noise PR increase its clients’ presence within the media and they currently work with a range of businesses, celebrities, charities and schools. They also manage Twitter and Facebook accounts on behalf of organisations and offer a range of other first class services including copywriting and photography.