No other city agency can offer such unrivaled connectivity “Access to senior private and public sector figures, alongside meaningful networking opportunities are crucial benefits for any business.” Sir Richard Leese, Leader, Manchester City Council
CityCo and Manchester BID have a unique position at the heart of the city with a network spanning all sectors. We can help to ensure your business has the confidence to operate effectively in a constantly changing city.
Our annual programme of networking opportunities includes panel discussions, site tours and topic-specific business briefings.
A chance to hear from city leaders about trends, developments and future plans at information and engaging panel discussions.
Exclusive behind-the-scenes tours of Manchester’s newest property developments. We’ve had sneak previews of property sites, new neighbourhoods and cultural venues in-the-making or in refurbishment such as Mayfield Depot, NOMA, The Whitworth, Corn Exchange, Central Library, Old Granada Studios, Manchester Cathedral and St John’s.
A monthly meeting to update businesses on the latest schemes from our public sector partners Manchester City Council, Greater Manchester Police, Transport for Greater Manchester and The Growth Company.
Annual Members Lunch
An exclusive high-level executive opportunity to meet, network and catch-up with peers across business sectors about strategic plans and priorities.
Sector Lunches & Dinners
Invitation to meet with city colleagues to talk current challenges, future plans and opportunities to work together.
We offer attendance to CityCo and BID members as priority however do sometimes open up to the wider business community.