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QuestionTime Evening was a huge succcess


QuestionTime Evening was a huge succcess

On the evening of Thursday 22nd October, David (Founder of the Speaker Expert) hosted the first of what is set to be many QuestionTime events. The QuestionTime evening was organised by David and the Essex FSB (Federation of Small Businesses) team. The event which was held at the Anglian Ruskin University in Chelmsford, Essex was a super success and the feedback from the audience was extremely positive. 

The Panelists

QuestionTime audience getting ready

from left: David with James Cleverly MP

From left: Cllr Kevin Bentley, David Bell and James Whale

David who is also the Essex Regional Chairman for the FSB commented "The QuestionTime evening was brilliant, I thoroughly enjoyed my role hosting the evening and keeping our expert panel under control throughout the event. We had some brilliant questions from the audience and the panel did a super job of providing quality answers".

David Continued "I am looking really forward to our next QuestionTime event, we haven't agreed a date as of yet but we are hoping to confirm this soon, it is likely to be around May 2016". 

The QuestionTime evening was filmed by David Strelitz and his crew from DSVP. David (DSVP) is working hard on editing a highlights showreel of the evening and this will be available soon. We will paste a link here when it is live. 

The QuestionTime panel of experts included;

Ben Hunt-Davis MBE - Olympic Gold Medalist & Founder of Will it make the boat go faster

James Whale -   Broadcaster and Radio Presenter

James Cleverly - MP for the Braintree District

Cllr Kevin Bentley - Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Economic Growth, Infrastructure, Waste & Recycling

Chris Heaffey – Essex Police Aviation Crime & Risk Reduction Officer, Forensic Phone examiner

Professor Simon Down – Deputy Dean for Research and Enterprise at Anglia Ruskin University 

Sarah Brockwell –  Essex Businesswomen & Managing Director of SarahBee Marketing

If you are interested in joining David and the team at the next QuestionTime evening, sitting in the audience or even asking a question, then send us a email and we will keep you updated with the details.  

Also many thanks to our sponsors as without them the night wouldn't have been possible


QuestionTime Sponsors



David launches Speakers Masterclass

David has just released the news that there is going to be a new Speakers Masterclass workshop.  The Masterclass is designed for anyone who is looking to gain confidence or polish their keynote presentation skills. The workshop will run over one day and teach all the basics required to standup and present to a small to medium size audience. David will provide techniques and tips on how to make your presentation memorable, and more importantly show you how to calm your nerves before you take centre stage. 

The first Masterclass will take place on Wednesday 1st April 2015 at Anglia Ruskin University in Chelmsford at the Lord Ashcroft Campus.

For more information contact David or his team.  You can email us at