TV Dragons and keynote speakers Doug Richard and Peter Jones CBE are inspiring young entrepreneurs at the MADE festival in Sheffield, alongside Apprentice star and entrepreneur Claire Young. The UK’s premiere festival for entrepreneurs is set to make the business stars of tomorrow.
Other high profile business personalities attending the festival are Vince Cable and Enterprise Minister Mark Prisk; Michael Hayman, co-founder of Communications Consultancy Seven Hills; entrepreneurs Joe Cohen, Paul Lindley and Martin Dawes; keynote speakers Luke Johnson and James Averdieck; BBC producer Wilfred Emmanuel Jones; Chairman of A4e Emma Harrison; Kamal Ahmed, Will Butler Adams; ex-Apprentice stars Melody Hossaini, Shibby Robati and Paloma Vivanco; and a host of other inspirational high achievers.
Others business leaders speaking at the festival include Julie Meyer, James Lohan, Marcus Waley Cohen and entrepreneur of the year Ayo Jenyo.
Two questions that will be addressed are ‘How to make your company more entrepreneurial’ and ‘Do you want to be the next big British entrepreneur’.
For start-ups or high growth businesses, the festival offers opportunities to rub shoulders with VCs and other funders, Government ministers, journalists – the ideal place to network and learn from the experts.