Future 100 Winners C-D
Atif Choudhury, founder of Eden Skills.
Eden stands for education, dyslexia and electronic needs. Eden is a tailor-made training service specifically geared to adult dyslexic and dyspraxia learners in further and higher education as well as the workplace.
Working to change attitudes through positive campaigns and ongoing support is a key lynchpin in the delivery and success of the training we provide. Eden was founded in September 2007.
Find out more here www.edenskills.co.uk
Joseph Clough, founder of Joseph Clough Trainings.
Joseph Clough is widely known as one of the leading peak performance experts in the UK.
Joseph’s goal is to help each individual achieve their full potential. Running training sessions, seminars, events, charity contributions and voluntary work he helps many people achieve their goals.
Joseph is currently running free seminars to help the community build self esteem and install key principles of success in health, relationships, careers and finance. Joseph started this venture in 2007
Find out more here www.josephcloughtrainings.co.uk
Vicky Collis, founder of the Gourmet Granola Company.
Gourmet Granola are passionate about bringing food lovers the best tasting, highest quality and innovative ingredients that they can find.
They believe that ingredients need to be carefully nurtured from seed to crop in order to deliver the superior taste they look for. Their operations are designed to produce minimal impact on the environment. This includes recycling and using green energy at our factory.
Find out more here www.gourmetgranola.co.uk
Mary Rose Cook, co-founder of Uscreates.
Uscreates is an award winning creative agency that uses collaborative approaches to improve public behaviours for a better society. We work with the public and third sector, providing support for behaviour change programmes in the fields of health, education and regeneration.
Our services include meaningful and creative consultation and engagement, service transformation design and intervention design and delivery. Uscreates has extensive experience in participatory methods working with local communities and was Highly Commended in The Best Social Marketing Project category at the Health Service Journal Awards in 2008
Find out more here www.uscreates.com
Fearghal Corbett, founder of The Good Folk.
The Good Folk is a sustainable design company working across branding, print and the web, delivering creative ideas that inspire and connect.
By providing clear and confident communication solutions, we enable companies and organisations to perform to their full potential. We try to be a good company – we believe strongly in sustainability and can help you with ideas that have powerful environmental, social and business benefits.
Find out more here www.thegoodfolk.co.uk
Jessica Cordingly, founder of Future First.
Future First is a grassroots initiative working to empower young people who are at or have recently studied at a state school. Future First works with schools to build networks of former students to advise, inform and inspire current students about their future prospects.
Future First works with schools to create individually tailored, community-based answers to these challenges. We complement the existing careers provision and add an extra dimension to it.
Find out more here www.futurefirst.org.uk
Naomi Cornelius-Reid, founder of NV London Calcutta.
NV London Calcutta is an ethical accessories company dedicated to bridging the gap between high fashion and traditional, ‘ethical’ offerings. Producing luxurious handmade bags and accessories in sumptuous materials such as butter soft leathers and hand spun silk; designed in Britain, produced in Calcutta, West Benegal.
Fundamentally committed to social change, we combine the best of UK design talent with traditional artisan skills. We support, empower and champion marginalised producer groups by utilising and promoting a sustainable business model, ensuring that those who create our products receive a fair wage and positive working environment. Naomi has been running London Calcutta since the beginning of 2009
Find out more here www.nvlondoncalcutta.com
Simon Darker, founder Think Pacific
At Think Pacific, we’re proud to be a small organisation. We are able to deliver projects which are personal to you. We treat every volunteer as an individual and from the day your place is confirmed, you will be made to feel part of our team.
With Think Pacific it’s the chance to make a difference to the communities and places you visit, as we guide you on a meaningful adventure through the glorious islands of Fiji.
Find out more here www.thinkpacific.com
Richard Davis, founder Virtual Gym TV
VirtualGym TV is the World’s only live broadcasting and on demand online gym, offering an ever‐changing selection of downloadable fitness exercise classes. VirtualGym TV exists to reach out to, and engage with that majority of the population that either can’t, won’t or don’t use the traditional exercise solutions. We offer them exercise from wherever they are in the world and are the only solution to overcome the barrage of reasons for participation, offering privacy, convenience, and competitively priced flexibility.
Content can be downloaded onto any media or can streamed via IPTV or similar. We also offer the bespoke Virtual Personal Trainer software to all of our full members. Our instructors are mainly international master trainers.
Find out more here www.virtualgym.tv
Joanne Dewberry, founder of Charlie Moo’s.
We specialise in handmade party bags. Catering for all occasions we supply environmentally friendly party bags. Currently Charlie Moos is an online retailer but in talks with nationwide retailers to stock pre filled bags in stores.
We help run the www.networkingmummiesdorset.co.uk which offers business advice and support for networking mummies in the Dorset area.
Find out more here www.charliemoos.co.uk