Heritage Banking Company Limited has announced plans to host its maiden Business Fair to support the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country. The two-day Business exhibition is one of the key activities marking the Bankâ€™s 2014 Customer Service Week scheduled for October.
Explaining the rationale behind the maiden Business Fair, Group Head, SME, Heritage Banking Company Limited, Bayo Ogunnusi said, â€œIn line with Heritage Bankâ€™s cherished vision of promoting economic development through supports for SMEâ€™s, we will be hosting our esteemed customers to a two-day Business Fair aimed at showcasing their businesses to new customers and members of the publicâ€.
He added that the business exhibition will be value driven, as the Bank has concluded plans with Google, Microsoft and different departments with innovative products at Heritage Bank stable to offer on-the-spot advisory services on strategies of optimizing businesses using modern business tools and plugging into unexploited business opportunities arising from the nationâ€™s rebased economic profile.
â€˜There will be a lot of value-added offerings by Heritage Bank to the participating organizations. There will be business clinic, funfair, networking, MasterCard utilization and opportunity for non-card holders to open their accounts. Google and Microsoft will be on hand to guide business owners on how to take their businesses to the next levelâ€, he explained.
Bayo noted further that the Business Fair is aimed at facilitating meeting point between buyers and sellers of innovative business ideas and products amongst the Bankâ€™s growing customers and prospective Nigerians passionate about made-in-Nigeria products and other quality products created by entrepreneurs.
The two-day Business ExhibitionÂ is scheduled to take place on October 9th & 10th, 2014 at the Heritage Bank Training Centre, â€˜The Refineryâ€™, located at 72B Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island.