Buzz at first Pop-up Business Café

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The newly renovated Epping Forest District Museum in Waltham Abbey opened its doors on Wednesday 13 July 2016 to local businesses and offered advice to those looking to start-up in business with it’s first Pop-up Business Café.

Pop up business cafe

Pop-up Business Café

The Pop-up Business Café was coordinated by the council in partnership with BEST Growth Hub. Local businesses that visited included a baking school, bookkeepers, an antiques auctioneer, a hotelier, café operators, property professionals and a dog whisperer – to mention just a few!

The following businesses generously gave their valuable advice and time and helped to make the event a great success

A great success

Epping Forest District Council’s Economic Development Portfolio Holder, Councillor Anne Grigg said “The Pop-up Café event was a great success. It brought more than 30 local businesses and start-up’s from across the district together for a morning of advice, networking and tea and cake.”

“It was a wonderful opportunity to bring business professionals from different sectors together to learn from one another and gain some free advice from the experts.”

Looking to start up your own business

If you are looking to start up your own business contact Best Growth Hub for advice.

For information on future events in the Epping Forest area contact the Economic Development team.