Invitation to launch of Solent Growth Fund

Solent LEP will be launching its new £2m capital fund – the Solent Growth Fund – offering funding on a grant, loan, forward-funding or equity-share basis for SMEs in the Solent on 5th December 2016 at the Hilton Ageas Bowl.
This new fund aims to support businesses and start-ups with high growth potential, businesses seeking to develop new products and enter into new markets, as well as those who are suffering from challenging trading conditions.
Come along to learn about funding opportunities and free business support available in the Solent region and hear from a Solent LEP beneficiary on their experience applying for LEP funding and how it has enabled them to grow their business.

DATE: Monday 5th December 2016
TIME: 1.30 – 4.00pm (Arrivals from 1pm)
LOCATION: Hilton at the Ageas Bowl, Botley Road, West End, Southampton SO30 3XH
RSVP: By 28th November to events@solentlep.org.uk with your name and organisation. Places are first come, first served and are restricted to 1 attendee per organisation.
Target Audience: The event is intended for SMEs and intermediary bodies that provide support for SMEs, therefore places will be prioritised on this basis.