In 1999 Sarah Fenton won the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (London) with her business, Scarlett Jewellery. We caught up with her to find out more about her entrepreneurial journey…
Shell, in partnership with the Institute of Directors (IoD) Startups, is offering you the chance to win one of five complimentary tickets to the IoD Annual Convention, the UK’s premier business conference.
Simon was a Southern Gala Finalist in 2007, and won an award for his business, Fluvial Innovations Ltd. They are now the leading provider of temporary flood barriers in the UK. We caught up with Simon to see how the business is doing.
The steam engine. The internet. Britain has a long history of inventing brilliant new technologies, processes and designs, but how do we make sure they become successful, money-and-job-creating products, companies and industries?
Being in business and running your own venture, no matter how small, is a brilliant thing to do. Sure, there are moments where you want the ground to open up and swallow you as it seems to be going all wrong, but that moment when you can stand back with a smile and see the wonderful work you have done.