For more information or questions about the Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace 2017, please email enquiries@socialenterpriseexchange.scot or phone 0808 164 1525.

You can also complete the general enquiry form below to make an enquiry.


Social Enterprise Scotland

Social Enterprise Scotland is an independent, membership-led organisation. We’re The Voice of Social Enterprise – uniting social enterprises and their supporters into a strong campaigning force. We’re your gateway to Scotland’s social enterprise community.

We’re based in Edinburgh city centre with a staff team of four, plus volunteers. We have 12 Board members and a large social enterprise membership, both very active and involved in the organisation.

We pro-actively engage with our social enterprise partners, the public sector, the media, the private sector and the wider public.

We work in partnership with many other organisations in and out with the broad social enterprise movement, with The Scottish Government and Parliament and local authorities.

Become a Member

Become a member of Social Enterprise Scotland – Membership is open to anyone.

Join online today in a few easy steps and discover the great package of benefits and how to access our influential networks.

We offer a wide-ranging membership package and help you navigate the world of social enterprise.

By becoming a member, you will benefit from a discount when booking for the Social Enterprise Marketplace 2017 event.

See all staff and board details and all members.

Please contact us at any time for more information or just to have a chat about social enterprise in Scotland.

Take a look around the website and discover something new today!

About Big Bright Star CIC

Professional Events with a BIG heart! Big Bright Star CIC is a professional Edinburgh event management company with a social twist!

We have recently (Jan 2016) become Scotland’s first Social Enterprise, Event Management Company, focused exclusively on running events with a social purpose and creating positive social change.

For the last 19 years Big Bright Star have been offering Scotland event management services for all kinds of projects including conferences, trade exhibitions, seminars, staff reward days, family fun days and large public events.

We are renowned for our long term experience in the social, public and charitable sectors and housing industry across the UK.

As the Social Enterprise revolution has grown it became obvious that this was the perfect evolution for Big Bright Star.  It meets our personal social values and beliefs and provides Scotland’s third sector with a professional and experienced team to deliver their events while meeting their own social objectives.

We are delighted to be managing the Social Enterprise Scotland Marketplace event 2017!  It is a perfect event for Big Bright Star, fulfilling our mission statement exactly – to run events with a social purpose and impacting positive social change. We will also be using the event to further our aims to work with disadvantaged people and those with disabilities.

Contact us on 0131 552 1500 or by email deb@bigbrightstar.com.

For more information about Big Bright Star visit our website.