London Stansted’s latest jobs fair is set for take-off next week as over 30 airport companies showcase the hundreds of exciting career opportunities on offer across the airport ahead of the peak summer season.
The Stansted Airport Employment and Skills Academy is hosting the event on 8th May and has signed-up a host of firms promoting over 350 new full and part time jobs to join the 12,000 strong workforce already at the single biggest employment site in the east of England.
Check-in @ Stansted, the annual business expo brought to you by the Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce is making a return on Thursday 20th June 2019.
From 10 am to 4 pm, visitors can attend the exhibition for free, which is set to take place this year at the Novotel Hotel London Stansted (sign up online at www.check-in-stansted.com).
It’s a great opportunity to meet a whole range of businesses from across the region and a day where businesses can showcase what they have to offer and network with an expected 500+ visitors on the day.
One exhibitor, the Manor of Groves Hotel, Golf & Health Club in High Wych, Sawbridgeworth has kindly donated a prize of dinner, bed and breakfast for two at their venue where guests can also utilise the health club during their stay and enjoy free parking and Wi-Fi.
Jennifer Pigram, Business Development Manager at the Manor of Groves Hotel, Golf & Health Club said:
“After many years of visiting the Check-in @ Stansted Exhibition we at Manor of Groves are delighted to be exhibiting this year for the first time! We are really looking forward to the day and are pleased to offer the chance to win a Dinner, Bed & Breakfast for 2 voucher. Make sure you come by and visit our stand on Thursday 20th June”.
Julie Budden, organiser of the exhibition and Chair of The Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce added:
“Every year we look at ways to grow the exhibition and invite not only local businesses to take part, but those from across the region too. There’s so much business that happens on the day and the days after the event and lots of companies have hugely benefited from being an exhibitor at our expo.
We want to thank our exhibitors, which is why, this prize is up to win by sponsors and exhibitors only. If you’re not already signed up to take part on the day, we urge you do so as soon as possible. All bronze stands have now been sold and we currently have a waiting list for more.
Silver packages are available (£395 + vat which includes 2m x 1m stand, show guide listing, logo on the website, press and social media coverage, unlimited tea/coffee throughout the day, lunch for 2 people, free parking and more). We also have gold and two more sponsorship packages available and more information can be found online at www.check-in-stansted.com And for those that sign up to exhibit, you’re in with a chance to win this lovely prize kindly donated by our friends and exhibitor – the Manor of Groves Hotel.”
The winner will be announced the day prior to the expo and the prize will be given to the winner on the day. Exhibitors and sponsors will automatically be entered into this fantastic prize draw.
Medigold Health are amongst those already signed up to exhibit this year. Sonia Gilder, Commercial & Communications Assistant added:
“Medigold Health is pleased to be supporting the Check in at Stansted event again this year. We have exhibited for the last 3 years and watched the event grow year on year due to the dedicated team of organisers and the value add that the event brings to all of those involved. We are looking forward to this year’s event and meeting with new and familiar faces.
If you’re looking to grow your business, meet more people and network with like minded people, then sign up to exhibit at the 2019 Check-in @ Stansted business expo. Sponsored by London Stansted Airport (MAG) and Uttlesford District Council, Thursday 20th June 2019 is a date that should be in your business diary.
And don't forget, if you can only visit – register for free online at www.check-in-stansted.com
Returning for the 6th year and checking into a new venue
2019 is a year of growth and change for London Stansted Airport and this is no different for the annual regional business expo Check-in @ Stansted – www.check-in-stansted.com
Now in it’s 6th year, Check-in @ Stansted will take place on Thursday 20th June 2019 from 10 am – 4 pm at one of the biggest hotel’s on airport – The Novotel, London Stansted Airport.
This annual one day event is growing year on year, attracting a whole range of business not only locally – but from across the region and is a chance for business owners/staff to showcase their business and services from under one roof. It’s a great opportunity to network with people who you wouldn’t normally network with and a place to open new doors in the business world.
The Check-in @ Stansted business expo is brought to you by The Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce, a business networking group, established since 2006.
Julie Budden, Chair of the Chamber and pictured said: ”We are delighted to bring back Check-in @ Stansted in 2019. For us, it’s extremely important that our exhibitors, sponsors and attendees benefit from such event and seek every single opportunity to ‘do real business’.
This year we have decided to change the venue location and will be taking the expo to The Novotel London Stansted who have been an exhibitor with us from day one (including their previous owner – The Hilton Hotel Group). This year we wanted to give someone else the opportunity to hold the event within their venue and why not with a company who have also exhibited”.
She continued: “Not only have we changed the venue, but we have also looked at the packages on offer and we’re pleased to be able to offer more for exhibitors and sponsors which include unlimited tea and coffee throughout the day, lunch for staff and more”.
Paul Muscroft, General Manager for the Novotel Hotel, also pictured added “We are delighted to be holding Check-in @ Stansted 2019 at our venue. We have exhibited at this exhibition from the very beginning and have seen the event grow year on year. We are extremely pleased that the Stansted Airport Chamber have given us the opportunity to hold such event at our venue and that exhibitors and sponsors will also get the chance to sample our food and beverages over lunch which is included within some packages. Free parking will be on offer for all attendees including visitors on the day and for anyone wishing to see more of our venue on the day, our team will be on hand to show you around”.
A full list of the packages on offer can be found online at www.check-in-stansted.com Exhibitor prices start from as little as £125 + VAT with various packages available. Latest exhibitors to sign up include: Air Corsica, Medigold Health, Mantle, Radisson Blu Hotel & Resorts, EmployAssist HR Services, Aeropeople, HR Go Aviation Recruitment, Qatar Cargo, Manor of Groves, The Chocolate Favour Box and Placido Recruitment Consultants – to name a few!
London Stansted Airport (MAG) and Uttlesford District Council are already onboard as sponsors with two further sponsorship opportunities available at £1200 + VAT. Full details again can be found on the company website – www.check-in-stansted.com
David Lewy, Head of Public Affairs and Partnerships at London Stansted Airport who are sponsoring the event and also pictured added:
“We’re delighted to support The Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce’s Check In @Stansted for a sixth year – it is a vital opportunity for local businesses to exhibit their products and services. London Stansted has real momentum behind us, and given the strong economic performance of our region, our available runway capacity and investment in new facilities, the future for passengers and businesses is very bright. 2019 is going to be a really exciting year for Stansted Airport and the region, and we want to ensure that local businesses are benefitting from the opportunities our success presents.”
A great turnout at the prestigious Inflite Jet Centre yesterday afternoon.
Following a welcome glass of Prosecco, guests heard from Alan Barnes, Customer Support and Sales Manager at Inflite who spoke about the history of the family run business which has been on airport for over 30 years and its support to the local community.
Alan explained in detail how the FBO facility differs from the commercial side of the airport giving everyone a better undestanding of how important the business is to the local economy.
With a tour of the first class facilities and the maintenance hangar, Alan continued to give an insight into the work carried out and shared some very interesting tales of personalities and events which they have hosted.
The afternoon ended with the opportunity for guests to network in one of the exclusive lounges taking in a little of the ambience afforded to VIPs and took the time to chat over a glass of fizz and superb cuisine provided.
Julie Budden said: "It is always a pleasure to visit Inflite and I thank them for their kind hospitality once again. I was delighted to personally welcome new faces to our event which provided new connections between guests. I have no doubt there will be business done as a result. That is what makes the chamber so successful".
Here are just a couple of comments received following the event:
“Loved every minute, thank you!!!!” Marie Kinchin, Sincerity Personnel
“Thank you very much for organising such an interesting evening, and please pass on my thanks to Mrs Stephens and everyone at Inflite, for their very kind hospitality. I spend much of my time in the main terminal looking out across at north side so it was brilliant to get a different perspective and a better understanding of this really important and exciting part of the airport. The Inflite team and their facilities are very impressive and it was wonderful to be given access to them. Thank you all...” Anni Ridsdill, Airate
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