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We're promoting the skill and expertise of York's professional services sector. Be a part of it.

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We can put you in contact with the individuals and companies you need within the professional sector.

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We welcome the support of our partners who work to support our collective vision and aims.

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Behind the Scenes at York Theatre Royal

Come and join us to find out more about the fascinating history of theatre in York and learn why there is a Georgian folly backstage, why a stage is a called a deck and why you should never whistle in a theatre.

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Digital Marketing – Tips & Trends

Join us at Hiscox, York on the evening of Tuesday 16th April to hear from a panel of speakers, each experts in their own field, to hear first-hand how businesses are adopting changing technologies. From marketing to people, hear how digital marketing strategies are evolving and delivering success in practice and how digital apprenticeships can ensure you get ahead in the digital race.

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The York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019

You are invited to join us for the York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019 to be held from 6.30pm, Wednesday 22nd May 2019 in The Dante Suite at York Racecourse.The York Professionals Annual Dinner is warmly regarded as the highlight in York's business calendar and we very much hope you will be able to join us.

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The Big Breakfast with York Professionals

For a brilliant start to the day, join us for 'The Big Breakfast with York Professionals' in The Chapter House at The Principal York. Meet with fellow professionals for pure networking over a traditional full English breakfast.

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Supporting York Mind

The York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019 on Wednesday 22nd May will support mental health charity York Mind and welcome guest speaker Simon Bourne, The Hand Dyed Shoe Co who will share his inspirational story. Simon will talk about his personal journey, how he found the courage to get his business off the ground and the challenges he faced along the way.

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The York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019

Bookings are now being taken for the York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019 which will be held from 6.30pm, Wednesday 22nd May 2019 at York Racecourse. The evening will start with a drinks reception to the sounds of local band The Bronze and charity tombola, followed by a speech by Simon Bourne, Owner, The Hand Dyed Shoe Co. Guests will then enjoy a delicious four course dinner and the evening will be rounded off with comedian Jamie Sutherland. We hope you can join us!

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Sponsorship Opportunities Available - York Professionals Annual Dinner 2019

With a proven track record of delivering one of the most worthwhile and enjoyable events in the business calendar we are looking to attract sponsorship from businesses seeking association with the event and wishing to raise their profile with this influential audience. Our sponsorship packages are designed to be both affordable and inclusive with a level of investment to suit all budgets. We look forward to talking to you further about the opportunities available.

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Brexit - whatever next?

Brexit – whatever next? Join us and other regional business leaders for an informative ‘Brexit Planning for Business’ working group discussion on Wednesday 20th March, 4-6pm at Garbutt + Elliott, York. Learn from the experience of other Yorkshire businesses and share your own insights in this free roundtable discussion, which is strictly pro-business (not pro or anti Brexit). Let us together prepare for what could be the biggest business challenge in our lifetime. Register your attendance here www.garbutt-elliott.co.uk/events/

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We have a very active membership which represent the professional services community. We are always delighted to welcome more professional services businesses to join us.

  • For York to be recognised as a world-leading centre for business and enterprise.
  • York Professionals drives economic growth by supporting enterprise.
  • Over 20% of businesses in York are in professional services sectors.

  • We represent all professional services businesses in York.
  • Over 21,000 people work in York's professional services sectors.
  • Join the mission. Support enterprise. Champion economic growth.