HOVIP - Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme

Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme

delivered by business people for business people


"Superb – far above expectations. Really enjoyable and informal. To have other people helping you to develop your business was excellent. It has given me direction and focus. I can't recommend it enough."

PJ Cavalli, Owner, PJ Cavalli Training

Creativity and Innovation Workshops

Facilitated by business people for business people:

  • Open to any business, including social enterprises, based in the Valleys (Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf or Torfaen)
  • HOVIP has delivered a range of practical and proven Creativity and Innovation workshops to provide new solutions to any business challenge

Here’s how YOU can benefit:

  • Businesses have raised their profile, increased sales, obtained new income, improved customer service and motivated staff
  • Creatively find solutions to your business challenges
  • Practical techniques that you or your colleagues can use immediately
  • Techniques that also subtly improve team and group working
  • Meet and work with people outside your sector

What to do next:

Attend a public Creativity and Innovation Workshop or contact Phil Burkhard on 01685 725 469 if you want to discuss a workshop tailored 100% to your needs.

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  • SWCC
  • BT
  • Equinox
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • Capital Law
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Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme (HOVIP) aims to increase the capacity for innovation in businesses in the region. Phase 1 was KEF ESF Funded and hosted by Merthyr Tydfil College. HOVIP2 and HOVIP3 is supported by the Welsh Assembly Government HoV Regeneration initiative with the 5 HoV local authorities and is hosted by Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council.

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