Video: Business expo comes to Milton Keynes

A brand new exhibition hit Milton Keynes on Friday (March 8) at stadiummk, in the form of Business Expo 3.0.

The event was founded by Victoria Beale, of Rapid Sales Solutions, and sponsored by Mazars, which also has a base in Central Milton Keynes.

From left: Mark Lancaster MP, Pam Gosal, Corporate Head of Economic Development & Inward Investment at Milton Keynes Council , Lord Younger, (Business Minister)  and Iain Stewart MP

From left: Mark Lancaster MP, Pam Gosal, Corporate Head of Economic Development & Inward Investment at Milton Keynes Council , Lord Younger, (Business Minister) and Iain Stewart MP

The exhibition showcased more than 100 exhibitors ranging from local and national start-ups and global organisations such as the Toyota Group, Santander, Costco, Phillips, Scala alongside professional membership organisations.

Lord Younger, a junior business minister opened the event with Milton Keynes South MP Mark Lancaster, the Mayor of Milton Keynes Catriona Morris and Milton Keynes South MP Iain Stewart.

Shadow Business Secretary, Chukku Ummuna, also held a question and answer session at the stadium with Labour’s Lord Parry Mitchell and Iain Wright MP in attendance, emphasising the weighty political support in the new exhibition.

Organiser Victoria Beale said: “This is only the beginning of a never-ending story with infinite possibilities. I dream big but I also make things happen and with such a strong team behind me I’m confident that we will develop our dream into a perfectly executed triumph year after year!”