Thursday 25 May 2023

We are delighted to welcome you to a Wine and Cheese Pairing evening on Thursday 25 Mary 2023, which will be delivered by OV Lee-Anna Rennie of The Dairy Made, followed by the opportunity to network with other local businesses.

To reassure attendees, wine available within the tasting element of the evening sits below the legal driving limit, with further wine and non-alcoholic drinks available while networking.

The event will begin at 6pm in the King’s School Mulberry Marquee. We anticipate the evening closing at 8pm.

We are grateful to Bryer Consulting for generously sponsoring the evening.

Although there is no charge for this event, we do ask that you book below by Thursday 18 May 2023.

Bryer Consulting
Bryer Consulting Logo OV Lewis BryerBryer Consulting is a local structural engineering consulting practice working in both the commercial and domestic markets. The business is built around a desire to provide a professional, reliable, and cost-effective service, managed by OV and King’s parent Lewis Bryer who is a Chartered Engineer. You may be a private homeowner with cracks appearing around the house, or the representative of a multi-national corporation looking for structural and civil engineering advice. Bryer Consulting has nearly 35 years of experience within the insurance and construction industries and has been involved in a wide range of projects throughout the UK.

Lewis has spent many years dealing with problems with domestic and commercial properties, which gives him an excellent insight and understanding of the trauma that owners can experience when faced with problems with their property. Bryer Consulting has a caring attitude, a unique mix of professionalism and experience and provide a reliable, cost-effective service. If you have an issue, simply contact Lewis on to arrange for an initial inspection survey.

The Dairy Made
The Dairy Made is the culmination of over 15 years of working within the dairy industry and is a UK-based, global dairy consultancy that is trying to change the way we approach and consume all things milk-based.

Having worked for all sizes and types of cheese maker, from traditional farmhouse producers up to the big boys on the industrial side, Lee-Anna has made cheese, talked about cheese, taught many how to make cheese, eaten A LOT of cheese and judged at National and International cheese awards globally. She also has a background in animal husbandry specialising in Dairy, her goats have provided litres upon litres of white gold perfect for teaching with!

Lee-Anna is an International consultant, writer and tutor on all matters Dairy. She has made it her life’s quest to spread the word of cheese and now does so via the Academy of Cheese accredited teaching, cheese pairing tastings & cheesemaking tutorials.

Wednesday 11 January 2023

On Wednesday 11 January 2023 we are very much looking forward to welcoming guest speaker Mark Wright to our latest Network 1541 event for some inspiration as the new year dawns. During his talk, ‘Backpacker to Boardroom’, Mark will discuss some of the key lessons he has learnt while building his business from the ground up, including his successes, challenges and recent sale. He will also share some of the experiences he gained during his time on the BBC’s The Apprentice and in becoming Lord Sugar’s business partner.

We are delighted that Make More Noise is generously sponsoring the evening.

The evening will begin at 6pm in the King’s School Mulberry Marquee, with Mark’s talk starting at 6.15pm. After Mark’s talk, there will be ample time for networking. We anticipate the evening closing at 8pm.

Make More Noise logo sponsoring Network 1541 eventMake More Noise
Owned by King’s parent Hannah Haffield, and BBC Apprentice Winner, Mark Wright, Make More Noise helps the UK’s challenger brands dominate their sectors, positioning them to the world as a cut above the rest through bespoke PR services that deliver real, consistent, and concrete results.

Mark Wright
Mark Wright is an award-winning, influential entrepreneur and digital marketing specialist, renowned for his success in winning BBC’s The Apprentice.

In securing the winner’s title, Mark went on to find and develop one of the UK’s fastest growing digital marketing agencies, Climb Online, in partnership with Lord Sugar. Today, Climb Online turns over in excess of £7million and has established a leading portfolio of enterprise clients, including TM Lewin, TOMS, Hewitt Packard and HERA London.

As the most successful business to have been founded by an Apprentice winner to date, Climb Online is renowned for its disruptive approach to digital marketing, working with household brands to scale growth and generate profit.

Aged just 33, Mark’s proven skill and capability in business has earnt him credentials as an ambitious influencer on lead generation, profitability, and growth, where his journey to success has inspired Entrepreneurs globally.