Business, Southampton

Business Southampton

Business Groups & Networks

Local Business Groups and Organisations

BNI Hampshire
BNI has created a professional business networking environment in Hampshire to help its members exchange valuable business referrals and great new ideas to help you build a better business. BNI members all believe in a simple common philosophy; Giver’s Gain.

Business South
Business South is a business engagement organisation which unites business leaders to drive economic prosperity, with the aim of making the Solent region a great place to work, invest, study, live and enjoy. See the Business South Champion Directory

The Enterprise Europe Network helps local companies do better business with Europe by offering trading advice, linking businesses with partners to co-develop technology, or helping businesses to find like-minded innovators to join their funding bids. 
 
The EIC assists companies in developing their business in the EU. The SAEIC  offers a range of services that can benefit all sizes of business from help in seeking business contacts in Europe to help with EU legislation.
 
The Federation of Small Businesses exists to promote and protect the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms through lobbying, events and advice to its members.
 
Hampshire Chamber of Commerce represents businesses of all sizes and sectors from across the county.  Delivering products and services, business information and advice, to help your business to grow and prosper. 
 
The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch is one of the IoD's largest. Its aim is to provide the services required by members, support the development of corporate Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, and be the voice of business leaders in the area.
 

Other Useful Information
Hampshire Business Directory produced by Hampshire County Council and Hampshire Chamber of Commerce.
Major employers in the Marine Industry from investinsouthampton.co.uk
Major employers in the Aerospace Industry from investinsouthampton.co.uk