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Entrepreneurs Panel

Julie Meyer
Jennie Johnson
Brian Hay
Michael Oliver
Steve Purdham
Jeremy Roberts
Richard O'Sullivan
Tony Caldeira
David Pollock
Laura Tenison
Charlie Mullins
Debbie Pierce

Ascot Racecourse

Address:
High Street Ascot
Berkshire SL5 7JX
United Kingdom
Phone: 01344 878 574
Fax: 0870 460 1248
Capacity: 3000
Website URL:

Ascot Racecourse has a reputation for having hosted some of the most prestigious corporations in the world. From an executive meeting to a magnificent presentation, you will be accommodated in style. Whether configured as a Theatre, Classroom or Boardroom, the Ascot conference venues have everything an important event needs.

* Conference and training events from 10 people to 3,000
* 300 meeting and dining rooms, including 270 private boxes (12-36 people)
* State-of-the-art facilities including wireless technology

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.