Our annual trip to the Bristol Balloon Fiesta fell on perhaps the wettest of weekends! The weather did not damped our spirits and although there was no mass ascent, the British spirit came alive with an alternative Night Glow this year (the pilots used the burners without the balloons so we still could enjoy the […]
Not dissuaded by the drizzle 14 intrepid cyclists set off from Bristol on Saturday for a 35 mile round trip to Myrtle Farm for a tour of the Thatchers cider mill. Following a hearty pub lunch in Churchill and clad in attractive hi-viz jackets the group thoroughly enjoyed exploring the orchard and learning about the […]
We’re very honored at BJC to have a long list of Presidents who have achieved outstanding things, both for Bristol and beyond. A recent article by Mayor Marvin Rees praises the Bristol Balloon Fiesta, and recognises the support a number of BJC members, past and present have given to the event.
Henry has recently joined BJC and is very excited to become a member of this large and diverse business network and being able to contribute to the Chamber’s activities going forward. Originally from Stratford – Upon- Avon, Henry entered the Wealth Management industry in 2011 after studying Microbiology and Pharmacology at University in Leeds. After […]
We heard a fantastic talk from ex GE Sales Director Eric Armstrong on The Art of Negotiation. From extended discussions on multi-million pound projects, to getting 50p off your Saturday cakes, Eric talked about the principles behind negotiation and the steps that we can take to improve our own negotiation skills. A particularly useful skill […]
Russ has been a member of BJC since April 2016. Russ joined the BJC because he was recommended by James Forward, who suggested it as a great way to meet young professionals and also explore more of Bristol through the various events and amazing activities BJC peeps put on. Some might find it strange to […]