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Thu 13 October 2016, 18:30 – 20:30 BST
Three founders. One society. One night.
The Entrepreneurial Minds society presents Loughborough's best entrepreneurial event, 'My Journey'.
Come and hear first hand the business journeys of three successful entrepreneurs and how they went about creating thir businesses.
Speakers on the night:
Ollie Forsyth, Founder & CEO – Ollies Shop, UniBell, The Budding Entrepreneur
Ollie started his first business aged 13, Ollie's Shop. Since then, he has appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines including: The Daily Mail, Entrepreneur.com and has been named in the ‘Young Entrepreneurs to watch’ by Startups. Now, aged 18, he is the founder of eight different companies including UniBell and the Budding Entrepreneurs Magazine and aims to become a millionaire before 20.
Archie Archer, Founder – Contraband
Archie started Contraband in 1995 with just £1,000. However, under her guidance, Contraband has grown to a global entertainment firm turning over £3mill annually. Her expertise in the business and entrepreneurship has seen her feature as a business expert on ‘The Apprentice You’re Fired’ and the recipient of the Natwest Everywoman Entrepreneur award.
Raffaelle Russo, Founder & MD – Loc8Me, JIM group, Peter Pizzeria
After graduating from Loughborough University in 2008, Raffaelle decided to pursue a career in entrepreneurship. The serial entrepreneur is now founder student accommodation provider Loc8Me, the JIM and Peter’s Pizzeria in Leicester.