Welcome to Circle2Success

C2S Keeps You Better Connected, Better Informed

Welcome to Circle2Success

Circle2Success (C2S) is a network of businesses, a business community with a focus on building relationship, establishing connections, maximising growth, collaboration and best practice.

Founded in 2013 it has now grown to a business community of over 130 members, now in 3 locations, Bristol & Bath, Gloucestershire and Worcestershire.

To date these members employ over 42,000 people regionally with a turnover in excess of £5.25 billion.

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C2S keeps you better connected, better informed.

Better connected through our marketing and advertising opportunities, social media & C2S events. Better informed through our forums, best practice visits, focus groups and workshop programme.

These two clear areas help ensure members get great value all year round, with the continuous marketing and advertising opportunities, the face to face connections and we ensures the content at events is  relevant to the audience, improving the value and the networking.

C2S is open to all organisations from all sectors, size and turnover with the aspirations for continuous growth and improvements.

Join the South West’s most successful organisations and be part of this growing business community.

HR Focus

People are the most critical part of any business. Our HR Focus Groups welcome all HR professionals and look at the latest HR updates and challenges ahead.

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Manufacturing Focus

Manufacturing Focus is one of our sector specific groups. Looking at manufacturing challenges such as supporting innovation, skills, supply chain and more.

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Cyber Focus

If one thing has become clear to us, it is that no organisation, regardless of size is safe from a cyberattack. A breach can happen to any organisation at any time.

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Our Leader and Executive Forums are designed to combine new knowledge/insights/tools and techniques from industry experts.

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Company Visits

It’s an opportunity to hear from a business who may have an interesting story; who have achieved great things or who excel at a particular area.

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Our workshops have been designed to support staff in management and leadership roles and provide an opportunity to refresh or refine key skills.

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Upcoming Events

Bristol and Bath Region – All Members – Company Visit

  • Wednesday 24/05/2017
  • 10:00am - 2:30pm

Venue: Hinkley Point A Power Station, Bridgwater. Somerset. TA5 1YA An exclusive visit and exceptional opportunity for a VIP tour of nuclear power station. Hinkley Point C nuclear power station is a project to construct a 3,200 MWe nuclear power station with two EPR reactors in Somerset.  EDF are giving us VIP treatment with a full 90 minute…

Gloucestershire – Leaders Forum – Leadership – part Deux

  • Friday 26/05/2017
  • 8:00am - 11:00am

Following on from previous Executive Forums with Stewart Barnes – QuoLux, we are pleased that Stewart will be joining to further explore what makes a good leader.  Stewart will develop themes from previous Forums and get members to discuss their own leadership styles.  As part of the discussion Stewart will also talk about the Productivity…

All Regions – Members & Non Members – Manufacturing Focus Group

  • Tuesday 30/05/2017
  • 9:00am - 11:00am

Our C2S Manufacturing Focus is one of our sector specific groups. Looking at manufacturing challenges such as supporting innovation, skills, supply chain, funding and productivity. These sessions are led by industry experts and includes visits to organisations of best practice. This keeps manufactures up to date and provides an open forum for discussion and change,…

Worcestershire – Leaders Forum – Lean Thinking

  • Wednesday 31/05/2017
  • 9:00am - 11:00am

This session will provide practical insights into how you can unlock the depths of hidden potential through applying the power of lean thinking to your organisation and how to avoid the pitfalls. Eighty percent of businesses that embark on ‘Lean or Op Ex’ initiatives find it difficult to sustain the initial impressive results. What are…

All Regions – All Members – Company Visit to BMW

  • Thursday 01/06/2017
  • 8:00am - 10:00am

A visit with Andrew Hulcoop, Manging Director of Cotswold Motor Group which includes Cotswold BMW, Cotswold Mini and Cotswold Motorrad. Andrew as MD of the leading distributer in the UK faces the daily challenges of staying ahead of the competition in a highly competitive market place.


C2S News

Ian Williams Achieves Prestigious RoSPA Gold Award for the 9th Consecutive Year

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Ian Williams Reports Strong Financial Performance

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C2S Members News

IT security and forensics specialist joins Lodders as IT Director

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Dressing for success

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