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Manchester Central Library

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Unlock the potential of digital and fuel your business growth

If you’re a small business owner with big ambitions to make a big digital impact, don’t miss this opportunity to quiz our panel of online experts comprising:

Sara Murray: serial technology entrepreneur and founder of Ninah Consulting and Inspop, which owns the brand Confused.com. Sara also founded and runs Buddi, the first wearable-as-a-service company which operates in health and criminal justice markets and is also Non-Executive Director of Boohoo.com

Karen Hanton MBE: a digital pioneer and serial entrepreneur who founded and exited two companies to PLC's including toptable.com Europe's largest online restaurant booking company, to Nasdaq listed Opentable in 2010. In 2012 she founded PetsPyjamas.com, an online travel business exclusively for dog-friendly travel and Europe's largest pet accessories re-seller. Karen has received much public recognition, appearing in the 50 most inspiring women in Europe technology list in both 2015 and 2016.

Rikke Rosenlund: founder of BorrowMyDoggy, a fast-growing web service that connects local dog owners with local dog lovers across the UK and Ireland for walks, dog-sitting and holiday care. Rikke founded the business after taking care of a neighbour’s dog for a day back in 2012 and has grown it into thriving online community of over 500,000 dog owners and dog lovers which aims to leave ‘pawprints of happiness’ on the lives of both dogs and people.

Tom Adeyoola: founder and CEO of Metail, the revolutionary body shape and garment fit visualisation company that is committed to solving the online shopping sizing problem, by making clothing fit for every body and every purchase. Tom’s career has spanned all forms of new media (most recently as Head of Gaming at Inspired Gaming Group) has been an active member of the UK government’s DCMS Think Tank on the Convergence of Media and is the inspiration behind the launch of the government’s Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS).

Moderated by Nadine Dereza, Journalist and TV Broadcaster.

Follow all the action and tweet your questions on #BIPCinterneticons

PLEASE NOTE: This is a live screening from the British Library, the panel will not be in Manchester.

Light refreshments will be served from 6.15pm



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