I have fond memories of graduating from College in Oregon State, USA and moving to New York City, some years past. The change from West to East coast was dramatic because New York City is a great metropolis. I lived with parents, since my Dad had a career in the Nigerian Diplomatic service. His duties involved Economic Agreements, […]
On Thursday, 1st October East London Export Club will be taking a stand to support “Doing business in India”. We probably all have perceptions of India, with images of the Taj Mahal uppermost and the lingering taste of curries and savouries washed down with Cobra beer! At least that was mine [many] years ago. Fast forward […]
A Business Model for First Time Exporters International Trade has made business very competitive, and exports are the path to creating market share, growth and profit. Small Business should realise that their Home markets can be captured by Imports hence they should be pro-active and export out of self-interest.
I was lucky enough to attend the East London Export Club Launch Event sponsored by NatWest Bank at The RBS building in The Heart of The City on the 2nd June. The Club has been launched by Ade Awokoya who I met when I was the CEO of The Islington Chamber of Commerce, he was one of […]
East London Export Club was invited to attend the International Trade Workshop held by Hounslow Chamber on the 10th June. This initiative was launched by Stephen Fry, CEO – Hounslow Chamber of Commerce. @HounslowChamCEO Stephen, Thanks for a most excellent #export event today! @HIBrentfordLock #hounslowexporters pic.twitter.com/aVsECjczmR — Export Club London (@ExportClubLdn) June 10, 2015 The workshop […]
The idea for the club From my experience as a member of various Chambers of Commerce and the Institute of Export, I realised that there was no strong focus or support for small businesses in the export startup sector. This showed that there was a gap in the market for a business community built around […]
Since living and working in East London the past fifteen years, I am proud to be known as an east ender and best of all, being called luvvie by grand dames in the marketplace. To paraphrase John F Kennedy “Ich bin ein Chappie”. I have seen the phoenix rise from the ashes, with grim facades […]
@LesleyIOExport Britain should be exporting our way out of the downturn. @IoExport leading the way. — Stephen FRY (@HounslowChamCEO) June 2, 2015
East is the new West With the successful hosting of the Olympics 2012 we have seen the phoenix rise from the ashes, with grim facades at Stratford turn out to be covered by the Olympic banner. The event rekindled the hope and enthusiasm of Newham borough and East London. This regeneration now makes East London the Western frontier with […]
East London Export Club invites guest blogs that provide a route map for UK Business to trade across the globe.