Tourism & Hospitality South

The promotion and connection of Tourism and Hospitality centric brands, products and services within the Central South region.

Lifestyle and Culture - Winchester

The Tourism & Hospitality South Action Group focuses on showcasing the very best the South has to offer, whether you work, live or do both in the region. It brings together the tourism, hospitality and culture sectors and shares insight, opportunities and best practice.

If you are a Business South Champion and you work in leisure, tourism, culture, arts, education, wellbeing or conservation this group is perfect for you. 

To find out more and to join our group, please email –

Our Aim

The Tourism & Hospitality South action group focuses on highlighting the very best the South has to offer, whether you work, live or do both in the region.

The group brings together key experts and knowledge to identify growth initiatives, challenges and brilliant innovations in the Tourism & Hospitality sectors.

Projects Planned

Our key programme of work centres around:

  • Showcasing venues & experiences in the Central South
  • Publishing case studies from industry experts
  • Guest speakers within H&T sectors
  • Working with local education providers to promote the sectors & opportunities
  • Lobbying the Government for a dedicated Hospitality Minister
  • Promoting and the creation of hospitality & tourism events within the Central South

Chair and Vice Chair:

Lisa Lavis, Chair, CEO & Founder of Glow and NED for Business South

Nathan Chart, Vice Chair, General Manager at Solent Hotel & Spa and Chair of Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association, NED for Business South


Business South  
Solent Business Centre
343 Millbrook Road West
SO15 0HW

Telephone / email

Tel: 02380 518223
Tel: 0844 332 0131