A SPECIAL SUMMIT TO PROMOTE BUSINESS GROWTH IN THE REGION, WITH AN UPDATE ON REGIONAL TRENDS AND ISSUES FOR BUSINESS.
KEY NOTE SPEAKER: Levi Roots - entrepreneur, chef, musician, philanthropist and ‘dragon slayer’!
The phenomenal rise of Rastafarian musician Levi Roots to owner of the highly successful Reggae Reggae brand is one of the most heart-warming business journeys to date. Come to the 2015 Solent business growth summit and hear Levi’s amazing story, how he made it to to the top and tips on how you can get ahead too.
7.30am - 8.00am Registration and tea and coffee
8.30am - 9.00am Business growth, the regional market and the future
Jan Ward, Solent LEP
Jan Ward CBE will give an insight into her business growth and overseas success with Corrotherm International. As a Solent LEP board member and a Hampshire Chamber Southampton Business Board member, Jan will also offer an overview of the regional market and the future of our economy.
9.00am - 9.45am Put some music in your food
Levi Roots, entrepreneur
Levi will speak about his childhood in rural Jamaica, his teenage years on the vibrant streets of Brixton in the 1970s and the challenges, his career as a reggae musician, launching his famous Reggae Reggae Sauce and how the business grew into the successful, recognised brand we know today.
9.45am - 10.00am Q and A
If you would like to attend this event please contact to Samantha Trivino, Smith & Williamson. t: 023 8082 7656