The founders of Candy Kittens, Jamie Laing and Ed Williams, joined Real Business for Black Cab Entrepreneurs, discussing how the business has progressed since raising £300,000 on Seedrs – and the “weird” decision they made after it.
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Timothy Armoo has a world domination mission for his Snapchat-based advertising business Fanbytes, which the 21-year-old serial entrepreneur and computer scientist will achieve by fending off the competition – “old people”.
On our latest Black Cab Entrepreneur journey, people person Anna Frankowska told us how she went from party girl to economics graduate to investment banker and back again, returning to merrymaking with Party Hype.
Possessing the Cadbury’s name could have struck fear into James Cadbury, the great-great-grandson of the chocolatier, but he’s ready for the challenge with a confectionery business of his own – Love Cocoa.
Recruitment app Syft only launched in 2015, but the future of the business looks extremely bright, driven by a solid concept designed to create real change in an otherwise stagnant industry, as we found out when speaking to co-founders Jack Beaman and Novo Abakare.
As seen on The X Factor, Simon Cowell can be a harsh taskmaster. That said, London Cabaret Club founder Evelina Girling has managed to win the music maestro as a happy customer, while locals and tourists alike are equally impressed with the made in Britain brand.
To mark the launch of our Black Cab Entrepreneurs series in partnership with taxi app Gett, we sat down with the company’s MD of Western Europe, Remo Gerber, for the first of our backseat video interviews.
The Real Business team was recently invited to experience a unique team building experience created by the UK’s first circus school, the National Centre for Circus Arts, and came away knowing just how inflexible we were.