Success – BB Smallfry Seminar Wednesday 2 October 2013

Barker Brettell were delighted to welcome clients and contacts to an early morning seminar at their offices at 100 Hagley Road.

The breakfast seminar “On how to turn your idea into a Market Leading Product – and make the most of it” was presented by experts from four leading firms:

Lucy Walker from Barker Brettell explaining the clever use of branding for a competitive edge; Steve May-Russell of Smallfry on choosing the right product to create a market leading product; Pete Maguire from Wright Hassall sharing best practice on how contracts can be used to protect IP; and Tim Powell of Minerva Business Angel Network discussing raising finance to help start a new business.

David Clift, Partner from the Innovation Team at Hazlewoods LLP Chartered Accountants said:

“It was a very interesting and useful seminar, especially in giving some different perspectives on the development and protection of intellectual property which will be helpful in advising the innovative companies that we work with.”

Cilla Makovski – Managing Partner and Patent Expert at Barker Brettell said:

“We were delighted to host this successful event and hope our guests found the presentations both useful and informative.”

Picture from left to right – Back Row – Tim Powell – Minerva; Lucy Walker – Barker Brettell LLP; Pete Maguire – Wright Hassall; Raj Passi – Ernst and Young LLP; Celia Adams – Celia Adams Associates; Cilla Makovski – Barker Brettell LLP; Steve May-Russell – Smallfry