The first ever BBxpo at Bideford College was a great success, and planning for another event in 2019 is already underway, said organisers Alan Williams and Robert Zarywacz.

The Bideford Business Showcase attracted 36 exhibitotors from North Devon and around the South West region.

Husband and wife team, Jason and Sharon Parsons of New Wave Marine Limited

Managing directotor, Jason Parsons of New Wave Marine, said: “We very pleased toto exhibit in the first ever BBxpo event. We made some new contacts and a lot of interest in our many services,” he said.

New Wave Marine Limited work across the UK with teams of expert specialists in marine cleaning, waste management, domestic cleaning, and recently launched its international confined space rescue service.

Accountant specialist Barbara Harris who runs her own accountancy practice in Bideford for the last 8 years, said: “We are out on a business limb in North Devon and it’s been long overdue we created our very own business exhibition in Bideford toto promote local companies.”

“I work with many start-up and micro businesses across North Devon and the BBxpo is a breath of business fresh air, and I’m looking forward toto next year’s event,” she said.

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