Now is the time to innovate your business model with Elite Business Live at SME Xpo

Elite Business, the business publication dedicated to inspiring Britain’s SMEs, is back with another special Elite Business Live at the SME Xpo.

This year, Elite Business is celebrating 10 years of entrepreneurship. To mark the occasion, Elite Business is hosting their premium conference at the UK’s best expos, focusing on key topics for SMEs.

The theme for the Elite Business Live panel at this year’s SME Xpo is ‘innovating your business model.’

The session will be hosted live at the SME Xpo and live streamed for FREE across the country at 11.10 am on 25th April 2023 – day one of the SME Xpo.

Innovating your business model

The last few years have not been easy on SMEs, but now it’s time to face the future in full growth mode. The Elite Business Live panel will look at how you can overhaul your business model and decide what financing will be best for your next steps: bootstrap or investment.

This session is designed for any SME that has weathered the storm over the last few years and is ready to scale, or those who want to be prepared when the time comes.

Hosted by Oli Barrett, serial co-founder, you will hear from an unmissable panel of specialists, including Piers Linney, founder of Moblox and former Dragon’s Den (Shark Tank) investor, Michael Hayman MBE DL, founder of Sevenhills, Lara Morgan, founder of and Andrea Reynolds, founder of Swoop Funding.

The panellists will deep dive into their best strategies for success and will share what they learned on their entrepreneurial journey. Hear from these industry-leading entrepreneurs about when to pivot and how to introduce innovative approaches that improve business performance. Is it time to buckle down and bootstrap, or go hell for leather and raise investment?

To register for this FREE livestream, visit:

Time 11.20 am

25th April 2023 (day one of the SME Xpo).

Written by: John Courtney

John is highly ranked in the Top 100 UK Entrepreneurs list by City AM and is winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from techSPARK. He has been a Board Director himself for over 40 years and first started placing Non-Executive Directors over 25 years ago. John founded and ran seven of his own businesses including a Management Consultancy for 10 years, a Corporate Finance offering for 10 years and a mid-sized Digital Agency for another 10 years.