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Monday 11th February 2019

Entrepreneurs Event at Hertford Castle
‘Pitching for Business Growth’

Hertford Town Council will be hosting the next Hertford Entrepreneurs event on Thursday 7th March at Hertford Castle, from 18.30 until 20.00.

The event will start with wine, nibbles and networking from 18.30 – 19.00 followed by an hour talk on ‘Pitching for Business Growth’.

Dean Russell, the founder of Win That Pitch and author of How to Win: The Ultimate Professional Pitch Guide will be the guest speaker at the event.

At this empowering event, entrepreneurs attending will learn strategies needed to grow and expand their business. Attendees will explore ways to get the edge over the competition and learn techniques on how to gain the trust of prospective clients/customers.
By the end of the event, entrepreneurs will have confidence in how to sell their offering and feel motivated to embark on the next stage of business growth and know what they need to achieve it.

About the Guest Speaker
Dean is a recognised communications, leadership and pitch strategist with two decades experience working in senior roles and advising many entrepreneurs, household name brands, global agencies, senior politicians and business leaders.

Dean is a Fellow at the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, a former Regional Vice Chair for the Federation of Small Business and a judge for the British Association of Screen Entertainment. He is a regular contributor and interviewee for mainstream and industry publications ranging from The Sunday Times to The Holmes Report and PR Week, along with broadcasters including the BBC. In addition, Dean regularly delivers lectures on industry topics for institutions including University College London (UCL), Ashridge Business School (part of Hult) and the Institute of Direct & Digital Marketing.

Dean will be sharing insights from his book How To Win: The Ultimate Professional Pitch Guide and Pitch Masterclass (available on www.winthatpitch.win) at the event on 7th February.

The price to attend the event is £10 which includes a glass of wine and nibbles.

There are multiple ways of purchasing tickets for the event:
• Town & Tourist Information Centre located at 10 – 12 The Wash, Hertford
• Call Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre on 01992 584322
• Book tickets online by visiting pitching4growth.eventbrite.co.uk (£10+ booking fee)

Limited availablity

Events Press Release

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Rock at The Castle

Sunday 4th August, from 12:30pm - 7:30pm held at the grounds of HErtford Castle Download File

Content Marketing

Content marketing guru addresses Hertford Entrepeneurs Network group on Friday, 12th July 2013 at 6pm at Hertford Castle. Download File


Will be taking place in the Castle at at 12 noon - 4pm on Sunday, 7th July (2013) Download File

English Celebration

Sun shines on English Celebration. The sun shone on the first Hertford English themed Celebration on Saturday. Visitors to the town centre enjoyed street performances including puppet shows, Morris Dancing by the Hertfordshire Hollies, live music acts and drama students performing extracts from Shakespeare in both Bircherley Green, Parliament Square and around the town. Download File

Community Sports Day

Hertford Castle Community Sports Day.
Are you a local Sports Club or Organisation? Would you like to promote yourself at our forthcoming Community Sports Day? Hertford Town Council will be running its first Community Sports Day on Sunday 21st July from 12 Noon – 4.00pm. The aim of the day is for visitors to come along, try out different sports and most importantly, have fun! Download File

English Celebration Programme

Hertford residents will be able to enjoy the street performances during the English themed Celebration being held in the town centre on Saturday (20th April). Download File

Rock at The Castle Raised £1962

‘Rock at the Castle’ has become a well established and very popular part of Hertford Town Council’s annual events programme and last year raised £1962 for Courtyard Arts based in Port Vale, Hertford. Download File

English Celebrating Plan

Hertford residents and visitors will be encouraged to enjoy the ambience of the county town and street performance during an English themed Celebration to be held in the town centre on Saturday 20th April. The date has been chosen as it is close to both St George’s Day and Shakespeare’s birthday. Download File

Spring Wedding Exhibition

On Sunday 17th March, Hertford Castle is hosting its Spring Wedding Exhibition, providing an opportunity for brides and grooms-to-be to see inside this beautiful wedding venue, steeped in history. Download File

Rock at The Castle Charity

‘Rock at the Castle’ has become a well established and very popular part of Hertford Town Council’s annual events programme, and has raised nearly £26,000 for local charities in the past 8 years. Once again, the Council is offering the opportunity to local charities and organisations to apply to be the Rock at the Castle charity for 2013, which this year takes place on Sunday 4th August 2013, in the grounds of Hertford Castle. Download File

Town Council

Hertford Town Council’s Finance, Policy and Administration Committee awarded grants totalling over £4,000 to six Hertford-based organisations at its meeting on Monday 21st January. Download File

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