South Holland Chamber Network and Introduction to Trading Globally Workshop

Join us for our February face-to-face South Holland Network.

This event is kindly being hosted by Woodhouse Farm Hotel & Spa and the event will bring together businesses from across the Boston Borough, East Lindsey, and South Holland Districts.

As part of this event there will be a workshop there will be an Introduction to Trading Globally Workshop which is being delivered by Sara Hutchinson the Managing Director of RISA (UK) Ltd).

This workshop is designed to provide an introduction to trading globally and is an ideal opportunity for those at the very start to gain an insight into the process and highlight the key areas and terminology businesses trading internationally need to be aware of

The workshop also provides a great refresher to those already trading internationally to ensure they keep up to date with the ruling and process. Upskilled staff are key to businesses thriving within the international trade sector.

Eligibility: You need to be based with The South & East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership and have a business based in either Boston Borough, East Lindsey or the South Holland Districts

How does it work?

You will get a quick introduction from the Chamber team to welcome you to the event and to keep things interesting, the format will vary from event to event. This could include a guest speaker or updates from the Chamber.

As a Chamber we want to ensure our networking events support our members and wider business community to make positive connections and to grow their networks.

Chamber members and non-members are all welcome, and the price of admission includes tea, coffee and a light buffet lunch.

If you are interested in hosting a future network, please get in touch with our events team on


Sara Hutchinson

Meet Sara Hutchinson a recognised figure in the world of International Trade with over 37 years of hands-on experience and a renowned expert in unravelling the complexities of global logistics. Based in the heart of Grantham, Lincolnshire, this distinguished speaker has not only travelled extensively across the globe, but Sara is also the proud owner of the multi-award-winning freight forwarding company, RISA (UK) Limited, for an impressive 23 years.

RISA’s mission is clear: to save clients from unnecessary costs and time-consuming delays, leading to happier customers and improved business relationships. Their commitment to protecting your reputation and ensuring your business’s growth is unwavering. Trust, reliability, and efficiency are at the heart of their approach. It is not just about global trade; it is about reaping the rewards with a partner who understands your business needs.

Sara’s workshops and webinars are not just events; they are your gateway to unlocking seamless logistics solutions. Join us as she shares her extensive knowledge and insights to guide, educate and motivate you with valuable takeaways and renewed sense of confidence to navigate the intricacies of international trade

This project is funded/part funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.



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