Entrepreneurs Nicolas and Julia Vendramin launched their new fashion company and website – labelld.com – on Saturday 1 May. We caught up with Nicolas before the launch, to talk about their venture, their story, the community they want to build, and the support and advice that Nicolas in particular received from Visionnaires and Capital City […]
Visionnaires CEO Pablo Lloyd OBE has urged education and charity leaders to show better governance and innovation as the country moves out of the COVID-19 pandemic. In an article for recruitment and leadership consultancy Gatenby Sanderson, Pablo shared his thoughts on how these sectors can continue to evolve after a hugely challenging year. Pablo launched […]
In February, Visionnaires celebrated their 200th graduate, Jay Patel, whose Flavour Street hospitality business is now set to break into a competitive London market. Jay is new to the hospitality industry and applied to the Start Up Step Up London Programme delivered by Capital City College Training and Visionnaires. The programme is supported by London Growth Hub and Mayor of London, funded by […]
We met with distinguished Chef Andy Needham, to discuss how his successful restaurant L’Amorosa is dealing with the COVID-19 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 […]
London’s first Changemaker Studios 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’s Cross in London. This partnership with Westminster Kingsway College, Unloc and Visionnaires is based on the first Changemaker Studios run by […]
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.