It’s often said that you should love what you do. Well, it’s safe to say that Anna Ward loves what she does – after all she gets to work with cake every day, and who doesn’t love cake?! Anna launched CakeDrop – a cake delivery service for offices – in July 2017 (still fresh!) and she certainly knows what it takes to get started. Here Anna talks to us about her inspiration for the delicious idea and how life has changed since launching. Enjoy…
Ever wondered if a clothing combo looks great, or is just plain … plain? Sophia Matveeva has come up with an app to help; Style Counsel. Simply take a snap of what you’re wearing and send the picture to the Style Counsel community, who’ll then share their expert opinions. We caught up with Sophia to chat about the app, and what it’s like running her own company. Continue reading An interview with Sophia Matveeva, Co-Founder & CEO of Style Counsel
The UK is full of people with a passion for beer, but not all these people turn this passion into a business. That’s exactly what Matt Lane did in 2012 when he turned his 14-year love affair with beer into beer subscription service, BeerBods. Since 2012 the company has gone from strength to strength – even setting crowd-funding records in 2014. “BeerBods is now four people, two dogs and three thousand subscribers”. Matt was kind enough to take time out from his busy schedule to chat with us a few weeks ago.
We caught up with Andrew Weaver of LawyerFair at their riverside offices in Battersea for our first ever filmed Startup Story! Watch the video for Andrew’s entrepreneurial tips and much more. Continue reading Startup Story with Andrew Weaver, founder of LawyerFair
In this edition of Startup Stories we talk to Yvette Ankrah about Ankrah Associates – a company that specialises in mentoring and business coaching.
Continue reading Startup Story: Yvette Ankrah, Ankrah Associates
Our series of Startup Stories returns for a conversation with Sabine Popp, one half of the entrepreneurial duo behind Marke2ing – a growing marketing support consultancy based in London.
Entrepreneur: Sabine Popp
Founded: 2011 Continue reading Startup Story: Sabine Popp, Marke2ing
Continuing with our blog series on some of our own startup stars, we’re glad to present to you our conversation with Fiona Cuthbertson of Keystone Consulting. Fiona started her venture to give businesses of all shapes and sizes opportunities on the political landscape.
Entrepreneur: Fiona Cuthbertson
Business: Keystone Consulting
Founded: 2010 Continue reading Startup Story: Fiona Cuthbertson, Keystone Consulting