Meet the exhibitors

The following exhibitors were at Practitioners Forum 2018. 

If your organisation would like to exhibit at this year's event email Leoni or call 0161 214 1764.

Meet the exhibitors

The event sponsor and also one of our exhibitors, Co-op Insurance is one of the world’s largest consumer co-operatives, owned by millions of members. The Co-op is the UK’s fifth biggest food retailer with more than 2,500 local, convenience and medium-sized stores. It is also the UK’s number 1 funeral services provider, a major general insurer and a growing legal services business.

UK Engage is a nationwide provider of election and engagement services. Its portfolio includes postal, e-voting and proxy voting solutions for co-operative elections, ballots and AGM’s. As an independent Scrutineer UK Engage works with co-operatives to make sure their democracy is impartial, transparent and engaging.

The Co-operative Party work to ensure a political voice for co-operatives, and to make the case for co-operative ideas in our economy and wider society. Whether in government or opposition, the Co-operative Party is a voice for co-op values and principles in the places where decisions are taken, and laws are made.

Co-op News has been connecting, championing and challenging the co-operative movement for 145 years. Written about co-ops, for co-ops, we are member owned and member led. Find out more at

The Co-operative College are an educational charity dedicated to the promotion of co-operative ideas, values and principles within co-operatives, communities and society.The College was established in 1919, we’re proud of our strong heritage and very excited to be forging an incredible future. We’re building on the strong foundations of the past and creating a new, vibrant, innovative and relevant heart for co-operative education, learning and development.

The Phone Co-op is the only co-operative telecoms supplier in the UK.  A champion of fairness we provide cutting edge telecoms to businesses of any size, even in the most rural of areas.Our calls are answered in 80 seconds or less from our office in Manchester and our teams are experts at finding the best telecoms solution for charities. You may be eligible for our Enterprise Fund of £250, open to charities, co-ops and social enterprises. Contact us:  T: 01608 434 084 E: [email protected] W:

Electoral Reform Services has helped cooperatives engage members and candidates and maximise turnout for two decades, supporting governance needs for ballots, elections, an AGM and proxy voting.  We have been at the forefront of digital democracy since 2000, delivering the UK’s first online voting project and 3,000 voting projects pa with 1,000 online.
T: 020 8365 8909   E: [email protected]  Twitter: @ERSvotes

If your organisation would like to exhibit, email [email protected] or call 0161 214 1764.