Steering group searches for new members

Hartlepool Business Forum are looking for new members of their Steering Group. HBF are the voice of business in Hartlepool, providing a free service to offer business support, networking and relationship building opportunities, and promotion of all that is great about Hartlepool.

Hartlepool Business Forum February 2024

More than 70 business leaders in Hartlepool gathered for the first time this week with an intention to make a difference. The revamped Hartlepool Business Forum held its first event at the Hartlepool Centre for Independent Living & Community Hub. And organisers were encouraged by the strong turn-out at the Burbank Street venue ahead of […]

Hartlepool Business Forum

The upcoming Hartlepool Economic & Business Forum will take place 8:15am-9:30am, Thursday 1st February at Hartlepool College of Further Education. Join us for the first Forum event of 2024.

Alice House Hospice cheque handover

Alice House Hospice cheque handover. Orangebox’s Simon Corbett, chair of the Hartlepool Economic & Business Forum, with Alice House Hospice’s CEO Nicky Haggan and Greg Hildreth (business and communications senior manager) and the PFC Trust’s COO Carl Jorgeson. Picture: Michael Gant/Hartlepool Life

Hartlepool Business Awards 2023

Within the 184th issue of the Hartlepool Life, the Hartlepool Business Awards were ‘a fantastic success’!  That was the reaction after co-hosting the first Hartlepool Business Awards in four years at the Borough Hall. Now Simon, the recently appointed chair of Hartlepool Economic & Business Forum, wants to see the event grow next year – […]

Shortlists Announced for upcoming Business Awards

We are delighted to announce the shortlisted candidates for the upcoming Hartlepool Business Awards, due to take place Friday 17th November 2023 at Hartlepool Borough Hall.  A full list of the shortlisted candidates can be found below. There’s still time to book tickets to attend the awards ceremony. Tickets are priced at £60 per person […]

New Forum chair Simon Corbett excited about return of Hartlepool Business Awards

Judging for the return of Hartlepool Business Awards next month is officially underway after a “fantastic number” of nominations for each of the ten categories. Simon Corbett, the chief executive of Orangebox Training Solutions who has been named the new chair of the Hartlepool Economic & Business Forum, thinks it will be a night to […]

New Sponsors Announced

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm, J&b Recycling, Northern Utility Solutions & RISE Tees Valley are the latest sponsors for the hartlepool business awards 2023 We are delighted to share the latest sponsors for Hartlepool Business Awards 2023!  J&B Recycling are sponsoring the Best New Business award category and a table wine sponsor for the […]