Inspiring the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs
Free to attend
For the first time, this year's Awards for Enterprise will be the culmination of a week of events created to highlight, celebrate and encourage enterprise in Jersey.
“Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you, and you can change it, you can influence it, you can build your own things that other people can use." Steve Jobs.
If you are under 30, you are one in 70 million and part of the largest generation of youth in history.
If you are optimistic, positive, creative, keen to learn, open to change, looking for a challenge, then you might like what we have to offer…
Come and hear Fraser Doherty talk about a business he set up whilst still at school. At the age of 14 learning to make jam from his Gran's recipes, creating Super Jam, moving from the kitchen table to running his own company supplying over 2,000 supermarkets worldwide. www.superjam.co.uk
Free to attend presentations from some of the most inspiring of your generation who have not only dreamed of creating their own business but have struck out and made it happen.
This is your opportunity to hear from:
- Fraser Doherty, Founder Super Jam – as he talks about his journey from small beginnings to volume distribution, from school boy to a company director.
- Katy Pierce - A local entrepreneur, owner of MOO, who turned her personal passion into a successful business in the heart of a recession.
- Michal Borowski - A local entrepreneur, www.hireme.je, talking about the challenges of creating a digital business whilst still at school.