Next Meetup update-Dragons Den

From: Roy S.
Sent on: Friday, January 16, 2009 1:46 PM
Our next Meetup is likely to be our best to-date and features a Dragons Den style presentation. It will start at 7.30pm at Bunker 41 Earlham St, Covent Garden WC2 and there will be plenty of time to Network and meet like minded entrepreneurs. If you cannot arrive at 7.30pm please feel free to arrive at any time during the evening although the Dragons Den will start at 8.00pm.

Our Dragons are:
Marc Worth, co founder of fashion website WGSN, sold to EMAP for more than ?145 Million.
Louise Jacobs who runs a private equity company in partnership with her father Sir Harry Solomons (founder of Hillsdown Holdings)
Andy Rubin, Group Chief Executive of Pentland Brands, the largest privately owned sporting goods company in the UK (and one of the largest in the world). Last reported annual sales were ?940 Million. Amongst the brands owned by Pentland are: Speedo, Ellesse, Berghaus, Lacoste footwear, Ted Baker Footwear, Mitre & Kickers.

The businesses presenting to the Dragons are:
Hair Raising
Girl Meets Dress
You Report TV

We are expecting over 100 to attend our Meetup so if you haven?t yet replied please do so urgently in case we need to restrict numbers. There is no charge for this event but everyone present will be obliged to purchase at least one drink from the bar as a courtesy to the management of our venue.

A link to our webpage is Please reply via the webpage if at all possible.

I look forward to seeing you on the 26th.


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