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Friday, July 21, 2017 • 6:42 pm

CEO of Joules To Speak At Land Rover Burghley Business Brunch

Businesses around the country are invited to attend a remarkable CPD and networking event to be held at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials. The inaugural Business Brunch on Friday 1st September will feature Guest Speaker, Colin Porter, CEO of the hugely successful premium lifestyle brand, Joules, speaking about the company’s growth from one retail outlet in 1989 to current turnover of over £150 million.

Business Brunch attendees will gain a unique insight into achieving such phenomenal growth and will hear about the many lessons learnt. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network beforehand while enjoying a delicious brunch.

Held in the President’s Marquee at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials on Friday 1st September, tickets to the inaugural Business Brunch include admission to the horse trials, priority car parking, brunch and the CPD/Networking event.

Priced at £75 + VAT per person, tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis. To book your place please email jo@burghley-horse.co.uk. Payment is via bank transfer after your booking has been confirmed.

Colin Porter is Chief Executive Officer of premium lifestyle brand Joules. Colin, who was appointed CEO in 2015 and joined the business in 2010 as Managing Director, previously held the position of Joint Managing Director at Crombie. Prior to this he spent over 10 years at House of Fraser, becoming Commercial Director on the main board. Colin has held a number of senior positions within the retail sector including at Etam, Laura Ashley and Arcadia.