Wakefield Business Week
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Launch of Wakefield Business Week!


Event Information

Join us at creative and cultural venue Production Park to begin the week as we mean to go on. With insights into the industry and the future of the districts economy – how will Wakefield transform?

You will hear from:-

  • Cllr Peter Box CBE , Leader of Wakefield Council and Chair of West Yorkshire Combined Authority
  • Andy Wallhead, Interim Chief Executive of Wakefield Council
  • Adrian Brooks, Founder Production Park
  • Ad:Venture New business support programme for SME’s and new starts across LCR
  • Key speaker – Mike Pickles

Our key speaker will be the owner of ''Really Useful Products'' butterfly and music enthusiast, Mike Pickles. Who will take us on the really useful products journey and his plans for investment within the Wakefield’s district, his aspirations for the economy , his upcoming plans for the landmark butterfly building.

The event will be held Tuesday 13th June, 8:15am – 10:00am at Production Park, Langthwaite Grange

Production parks in house caterers have kindly offered to provide breakfast on the day, so skip your porridge and prepare to eat like a celebrity - Catering has kindly been sponsored by Production Park

We hope to see you there!


Tuesday 13th June at 08:15


Production Park, Langthwaite Grange, WF9 3AP