In February, Visionnaires celebrated their 200th graduate, Jay Patel, whose Flavour Street hospitality business is now set to break into a competitive London market. Visionnaires is the brainchild of Pablo Lloyd, OBE, and was co-founded with Capital City College Group in 2019. The organisation provides training, mentoring and support to people looking to start a new business or become self-employed. Jay Patel is new to the […]
We interviewed distinguished Chef Andy Needham, on how his successful restaurant L’Amorosa is dealing with the pandemic. What is L’Amorosa? We are an independent Italian neighbourhood restaurant. How long have you been trading? Since September 2014. How many people do you normally employ (pre-pandemic)? 8 What is distinctive about your business? We were awarded a […]
London’s first Changemaker Studios is launched today by live webinar to an invited audience of 50 stakeholders. Changemaker Studios provides leadership and enterprise programmes for young people and an events and drop-in space near King Cross in London. This partnership with Westminster Kingsway College, Unloc and Visionnaires is based on the first Changemaker Studios run […]
Frank Nigriello and Paul Essery host a Problem Lab workshop with ten experienced entrepreneurs. They advise Visionnaires on how to plan our next phase as a ‘social vaccine’ for social and economic recovery across the UK.