Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator
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Oracle Searching for Startups to Partner with for Bristol Cohort 2

Coming off a successful inaugural cohort, including being named the No. 2 accelerator in the U.K., our Bristol-based Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator program is looking to partner with startups for cohort 2.  We want to be business enablers—helping our startups growth their businesses, generate revenue, garner reference customers, and drive cloud-based innovation. The inaugural Bristol […]

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Bristol’s Organisations Supporting International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is annually held on March 8 to celebrate women’s achievements throughout history and across nations. It is also known as the United Nations (UN) Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace. It is a day when women are recognised for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic […]

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Bristol has a thriving and ever-growing, supportive start-up scene

Bristol has a thriving and ever-growing, supportive start-up scene through the prominent work conducted by the Engine Shed and the Robotics Lab to name but two.  In August 2015 NatWest and Entrepreneurial Spark added to this, and in October 2016 I took over the lead role for the bank’s Entrepreneurship team for the South West […]

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I’ve ended up working in marketing because I’ve made some really bad marketing mistakes. Like all entrepreneurs I want my products to succeed yesterday. And as I’ve never run a brick and mortar business, that meant succeeding with online marketing. Since I quit working in television in 2011 I’ve run a media training business, started […]

Mel Bound
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Mel Bound This Mum Runs Startup Grind Video

In this episode of our series of Talks with Successful Founders, we chat with Mel Bound from This Mum Runs. During our chat you’ll hear about: The importance of a common purpose. Trainers or Shoes. How total strangers helped Mel Bound decide her destiny! Winning the most prestigious Entrepreneurial Spark award not one but twice. […]