Kat’s story: Day 219

Kat’s story: Day 219

Kat Massey, ‘Crazy Dog Lady’ & Founder of Dolittles & Co Specialising in quality, affordable products for customers’ homes with their fur babies in mind! I’ve been self-employed for 26 years – becoming something of a serial entrepreneur with fingers in a...
Karen’s story: Day 205

Karen’s story: Day 205

Karen Flannery, Co-Owner of Foundations Retailing in luxurious and specialist lingerie and swimwear  As a teacher, you’re always told you can do better. My outcomes were outstanding, but I was constantly asked to give more. I’d wanted to do the job forever and,...
Neera’s story: Day 202

Neera’s story: Day 202

Neera Sharma, CEO at Gifts for Little Hands & The Learning Club The founder of an online retail business supplying educational toys to B2B/B2C, as well as a subscription box service for preschool children It was December 2015 and I’d just attended my eldest son’s...
Helena’s story: Day 197

Helena’s story: Day 197

Helena Loakman, Co-Founder of Fact + Fiction Designers of next-generation handbags that make women’s lives easier wherever their day takes them I was working in PR and marketing for a sports and lifestyle agency based in Central London when the idea struck me...
Sue’s story: Day 196

Sue’s story: Day 196

Sue Tydd, Owner of Moments For You Delivering beautiful and thoughtful gifts to those who matter to us I spent 20 years in the fashion retail sector – working my way up from a part-time sales assistant to an area manager responsible for four stores across the North...
Kay’s story: Day 189

Kay’s story: Day 189

Kay Russell, Founder of Physicool The creator of a rapidly cooling spray for women going through the menopause and suffering hot flushes My story begins on a small family farm in Dorset, with an entrepreneurial spirit which flourished at an early age. I’d help my...