Cornwall Business Week, May 16-20


Cornwall Development Company (CDC), Cornwall Chamber, and Business Cornwall magazine have joined forces to promote this year’s Cornwall Business Week, commencing on May 16.

The week will see a number of events and seminars, showcasing the best of Cornish business.

Among the many highlights will be the Business Fair, hosted by Cornwall Chamber, being held on Truro’s Lemon Quay on May 18.

The following evening will see the sixth annual Cornwall Business Awards at St Mellion International, which is expected to be attended by more than 300 of the county’s leading business people.

Nick Blandford, business services manager at CDC, commented: “Cornwall Business Week is a great opportunity to not only showcase the business success that exists in the county, but also provide the opportunity for businesses to network and establish what support and expertise is out there that could benefit their business.”

Carolyn Rule, Cornwall Council’s cabinet member for economy and regeneration added: “I am delighted to be supporting Cornwall Business Week. The Council has a key role to play in ensuring effective public and private sector partnership stimulates growth in the local economy.

“Cornwall Business Week provides an ideal platform to both celebrate and support the diverse range of companies in the county and all the talent that exists.”

There are many events taking place throughout the week. For a full listing go to And it’s not too late to get involved. If you have an event that you want promoting, then get in touch and the details will be incorporated on to the calendar.