Web Mission: why bother?

Earlier this week, the Shadow minister for Business and Enterprise Mark Prisk flew out to Silicon Valley with a bunch of UK tech entrepreneurs as part of a "web mission". In his final blog from the US of A, Prisk asks, "couldn’t we have done it electronically?"

What do VCs want ?

In a Dragons’ Den-style series of pitches, 20 UK businesses flew out to Silicon Valey to confront an audience of VCs and local tech leaders. Were they up to Stateside standards” Mark Prisk, Shadow Minister for Business and Enterprise, gives us the lowdown in his third blog from the US.