3 Steps to Win a Hot-Desk for the Year!

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Are you an entrepreneur, small business or a solo worker looking to level up your working environment? Then Smithfield Works invites YOU to take part in ‘The Pitch’!

This competition is your chance to win free city centre hot desking space for 12 months at Smithfield Works, Stoke-On-Trent’s premium workplace, worth over £1000! Plus, Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce will provide 12 months free Start Up membership, giving the winner access to their support and expertise.

Check out the Smithfield Works website!

To get an insight into our stunning office spaces, our website gives you a glimpse of what’s on offer and what benefits you can enjoy at Smithfield Works. From functional fully furnished workspaces, maximum speed broadband, to comfortable co-working zones with access to free refreshments and break-out areas, the space allows tenants to work in a way that suits the dynamic requirements of their business. Productivity is enhanced, and working is much more enjoyable. Smithfield Works is more than a workspace – it’s a hub for creativity, collaboration, and enterprise, all working in harmony to help you and your business achieve your goals.

Complete the entry form

To enter, the form on the Smithfield Works website must be completed (https://smithfield-works.com/the-pitch/) before 15th February. We ask you three key questions for you to fill out in as much detail as possible:

To what extent, if any, does your business positively impact the local community? Tell us what YOU can do for Stoke on Trent! Smithfield Works is custom designed so that it’s the perfect place for our community.

What are your business growth plans and ambitions? What is the future of your business? We want to know how our facilities can help you to get to where you need to be.

What would a space in Smithfield Works offer your business which currently isn’t available to you? We offer four types of workspaces, ranging from a drop in & crack on hot desk, connected and impressive meeting rooms, and more long-term private suites.

In just three steps, you or your business can be on your way to winning this unique opportunity to spend a year in the regions very first purpose-built flexible workspace – a fully-fitted modern space, complete with all utilities provided, from high-speed internet and printing allowances.

Be prepared to pitch!

Submissions will be reviewed by a judging panel, comprised of Stoke-On-Trent Councillor Abi Brown, Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce Head of Projects and Business Support, Tom Nadin, and a representative for Genr8 Developments. The panel will whittle the online submissions down to a shortlist, who will then be invited to attend an in-person pitching day direct to the judges on 6th March. Remember, it’s best to know your pitch inside and out so that you can demonstrate how your business is the perfect choice to win free, state-of-the-art hot desking space for 12 months at Smithfield Works.

With entries already coming in, we can’t wait to give one lucky local business the opportunity to develop in a high-quality, modern, and digitally connected workspace. The successful applicant will be announced on 10th March 2023, with the membership active from 1st April.

Smithfield Works is an outstanding new facility, and we can’t wait to see why YOUR business should be on the list.