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Welcome to Shell LiveWIRE, the UK's biggest online community for young entrepreneurs aged 16-30.
Established in 1982, the Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and funding to young entrepreneurs in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern...
The following young entrepreneurs won a £5,000 Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award in 2015.
The Shell LiveWIRE Awards are one of the longest established youth entrepreneur award schemes in the UK and boasts an inspirational alumni of winners. The programme has helped a ‘who’s who’ of well known entrepreneurs on their paths to success including the programme’s first winner,...
Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award Winners
Here you can can find information and case studies on former Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award winners.
The entrepreneurs featured below have all been supported by Shell LiveWIRE as a result of winning a £1,000 Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award between 2009-2014.
For further inspiration you can...
Robyn Exton (HER)
Entrepreneur: Robyn Exton
HER (previously known as Dattch) is a dating app that offers an alternative to the extreme ‘love’ or ‘sex’ solutions offered by other dating sites. The objective of the app is to get the user...
Laurence Kemball-Cook (Pavegen) - 2011 Finalist
Entrepreneur: Laurence Kemball-Cook
Pavegen Systems produces paving slabs which generate electricity from footsteps. The slab harvests the wasted kinetic energy from each footstep and converts it into useful, off-grid renewable power....
Adam Walker (Surface Skins)
Entrepreneur: Adam Walker
Business: Surface Skins
SurfaceSkins are innovative, patented, compression-activated hand hygiene devices that clip-fit directly to existing door handles and push plates in hospital and clinical environments to reduce the...
Rob Grisdale (ScratchBikes)
Entrepreneurs: Rob Grisdale and Jack Payne
ScratchBikes provides universities with an easy, green self-service bike hire system, as well as a platform for unique cross-campus advertising. Students and staff receive...
Michael Slane (Napa Technology)
Entrepreneurs: Michael Slane and Tim MacLehose
Business: Napa Technology
Napa Technology provides outdoor-specific, full HD LCD TVs that are visible in direct sunlight. These TVs can therefore be used in bars and public spaces and are fully operational...
Beckie Andrews (Not For Ponies)
Entrepreneur: Beckie Andrews
Business: Not For Ponies
Not For Ponies designs and manufactures sustainable fashion items such as recycled t-shirts, sweatshirts, dresses, accessories, and re-worked vintage clothing.
Beckie Andrews of Not For...