Boost'In Wapi, a successful first with the entrepreneurs of Wallonia Picardy


The will of the Sudpresse group and its titles (Nord Eclair, La Nouvelle Gazette, La Province, La Meuse and La Capitale) and Réseau Entreprendre is to show a strong Wallonia that succeeds and exists. Boost'In Wapi is a new example of this dynamic that honors entrepreneurs.

This Thursday, at the Domaine de Graux, forty leaders took part in this quirky and convivial networking. In the program four fun activities: in the shoes of a journalist with the Media Training of Belga News Agency, be an ace of subsidies thanks to Beobank Pro, test of virtual reality and cocktail workshop with Partena Professional. All this before the discussions which made it possible to conclude promises of collaboration.

New record

"This event is a race for business, the meeting of leaders," says Katia Fazio, event manager at Sudpresse. Paul Bertrand, president of the Réseau Entreprende de Wallonie picarde, welcomed this collaboration with Nord Eclair for this networking.

"Our region is full of start-ups and SMEs, we must give them the means to develop and this Thursday, Boost'In makes us known."

Sales and marketing director at Sudpresse, Vincent Brossel believes that the first French-language press group should be the bearer of the Walloon economy. "It's our role to highlight companies." Through the four activities during the evening, company leaders such as Immersiv, Com Un Declic, Photorob, Wooxi, Royal Excel Mouscron or Name At Work were able to break the ice in a fun way. "In Charleroi, in less than two hours, there had been 164 promises of collaboration, a record that was beaten Thursday night in Tournai with 191 promises ", Finishes Katia Fazio.

Boost'In is finally a place where we do business by decompressing. A first that calls others in Wallonia Picardy assuredly! The entrepreneurs were starters for a second edition and more events of this kind.