What to expect at Propel Midlands

Gain tactics and strategic insight on property management trends, digital innovation and more.

Propel Midlands is a bespoke event designed to give unmatched insight into the rapid changes within the property sector in the Midlands. 

  • Industry Trends Brief and Digital Transformation Tips. Discover how your business can embrace current technological and economic confidence to maximise the potential of your commercial property portfolio.

  • The Modern Era of Property Management. Learn strategic ways in which your business can bridge the gap between the property management and finance departments, and master methods to increase the value of your service offering to current clients. 

  • Wine-Tasting and Networking. Join us for wine-tasting at a unique venue in the trendy Jewellery Quarter. 

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Key Speaker Line-up

Industry Market Brief | John Jones

Senior Partner at Tandem Property Asset Management

John Jones has over thirty years’ experience in property, from managing large, complex mixed portfolios to facilitating asset management strategies for clients.

John will share his expertise by evaluating current commercial property market trends, and ways in which your business may be impacted.

Property Management Insights | P.J Gerbes

Head of Customer Success | Re-Leased UK

PJ Gerbes, Head of Customer Success at Re-Leased, delivers an interactive learning session on effective methods of bridging the gap between property management and accounting — how to improve current communication inefficiencies, how to reduce time intensive tasks and much more.

Having implemented and trained over 250 property companies in the UK, PJ will also showcase common factors which underpin all successfully managed property portfolios and highlight new methods to value-add to your team, business and clients.

Cloud Expert | Principles of Tech Adoption

Digital Transformation

Nathan Keeley specialises in offering advice to businesses by looking at both accounting and tax solutions, alongside cloud software options, to drive efficiency.

Learn how to match apps to your business requirements, mitigate risk, understand security, and gain tactical to-dos.

Further Speaker Announcements Coming Soon!


Taste | Learn | Network

Calling all Wine Connoisseurs

Propel Midlands is an opportunity to bring together a local community of like-minded people for learning and inspiration. While making great connections, our fantastic Wine Connoisseur will direct you through fine wine and their delicious food pairings.

Wine-tasting with a difference:

  • All attendees on the day will be entered to win a case of their choice!

  • A unique opportunity to sample New Zealand wine from a bespoke, award-winning company

  • Get excited for a fun, interactive wine-tasting experience!

The Schedule

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Welcome to Propel Midlands

Hosted by Ioana Staniou | Client Engagement Manager at Re-Leased



Property Market Brief | John Jones, Tandem

John Jones, Senior Partner at Tandem Property Asset Management, shares his valuable insight into the current market trends which will impact your business in the future.

Cloud Expert | Principles of Tech Adoption

If you are looking to adopt cloud technology in your business or department, this session will take you through the adoption principles and considerations.

3:40 pm

4:10 pm

New Era of Property Management | P.J Gerbes

PJ Gerbes, Head of Customer Success at Re-Leased, delivers an interactive learning session on effective methods of bridging the gap between property managers and accountants.

Wine-Tasting Extravaganza

Get your tastebuds tingling as Babich Wines representative, Riki Hutchinson, guides you through the delicious wines you will be tasting.




Connect with like-minded industry peers, whilst sampling some of New Zealand's finest wines.



Have a question?


When and where is the event?

Date: Thursday 19th September 2019. 

Time: Registration opens at 2.30pm, and we will close by 7pm.

Location: Be inspired in the quirky venue of Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter, The Compound Studio, 80 Water St, Birmingham B3 1HL.


How can I get to the venue?

 View the venue on Google Maps here.


This event is by invitation only and has limited seat numbers.
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