‘America made easy’ workshop aims to help Bristol firms break into lucrative US market

July 11, 2019

A workshop promising a hassle-free way to get a business up and running in the US takes place in Bristol next week.

Called Land & Expand in the US: America Made Easy, the event, on Thursday July 18, is aimed at ambitious businesses that have considered launching in the country – the world’s largest economic market. 

It will provide them with key market insights and expert guidance, including practical advice on how to get started, including planning, legal and hiring issues.

While doing business in the US can seem intimidating at first, the potential payoff for a successful expansion is huge.

This event is being planned and delivered by Newable in partnership with Avitus Group, the Department for International Trade (DIT) and Business West.

Businesses taking part in the event will:

  • Hear critical insights from market and business experts to avoid the common pitfalls
  • Understand the practical side of getting set-up in the US
  • Discover what is needed to make a successful transition and be positioned for a strategic expansion
  • Hear real-world advice from companies that made it big in the US
  • Receive help in determining whether making the move is the right step
  • Hear from International Trade Advisers how the Department for International Trade (DIT) can help a business launch and expand in the US

Topics covered will include:

  • The trends and opportunities that can be leveraged
  • Understanding the US market and state differences
  • Banking and setting up accounts and taxes
  • Recruiting employees and potential hiring issues
  • The steps needed to create a US legal entity
  • Doing market research and an effective location evaluation and selection
  • How to do business in the US 101: communication and cultural impacts

The event is best suited for:

  • Ambitious UK companies ready to expand in the US
  • Businesses with an interest in launching an office in the US
  • Decision makers within the organisation
  • Companies looking to hire employees in the US

The event will take place in the city centre. Details of the venue will be provided on registration.

To register click https://events.newable.co.uk/events/226/land-expand-in-the-us-america-made-easy-bristol-180719

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