“What Collective offers is a roof over your head, free WiFi, and the ability to get on with it.” Camden Collective is a regeneration project offering subsidised workspace to creative start-ups and training academies. The company evolves as new workspaces become available, and existing spaces are repurposed, but they have a keen following […]
We've been speaking to some of London's growing businesses to understand what has helped them succeed.
The people behind Arcola talk about how the support available for small businesses in London helped them to grow their theatre and diversify into a low carbon energy solution business Arcola began by building an innovative energy efficient theatre space. However, once their theatre continued to grow they realised their methods of having […]
Angela Small, Founder & Director of Conscious Vibes, a non-profit Community Interest Company (CIC), talks to us about the business support she received through the National Black Women’s Network and the 639 Enterprise Centre in Tottenham. Angela Small had always wanted to set up her own business but initially lacked the confidence to […]
Graphic designer Laline Hay and architect Alice Taylor set up Bolter Design in September 2015. Before starting the business, Laline had spent a number of years working as a freelance graphic designer steadily building a client base, while Alice built her experience working full time in architecture studios. In joining forces, they have been able […]
The people behind Voxpopme, a platform for consumers to voice their opinion, tell us about the challenges they faced when growing their business. CEO and Founder of Voxpopme, Dave Carruthers says that London is the optimum place for a start-up business purely down to the fact that the opportunities are endless. The vast business community […]