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National Entrepreneur of the Year Crowned at PJEA Graduation 2016

To view and purchase photos from the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Graduation click here. All proceeds from photo purchases will go to the Peter Jones Foundation to assist the next generation of student entrepreneurs. 

Hundreds of students from Peter Jones Enterprise Academies across the country came together yesterday to celebrate their graduation at a special ceremony held at Freemasons’ Hall in London. 

£140,000 raised at the Charity Shoot!

A whopping £140,000 was raised by generous friends, sponsors and supporters of the Peter Jones Foundation yesterday at the annual charity shoot day! Taking place at the prestigious Royal Berkshire Shooting School, in aid of the Peter Jones Foundation, Peter Jones CBE was joined by fellow ‘Dragons’ Touker Suleyman, Nick Jenkins and Sarah Willingham, as well as Olympic Gold swimmer Mark Foster and TV personality Tim Lovejoy.

Peter Jones Enterprise Academy students go head-to-head at the National Entrepreneur Award finals

Six of the country’s brightest and best young business minds yesterday competed for the prestigious National Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 award in an exciting boardroom battle at Peter Jones CBE’s Marlow HQ.

PJEA students win University of Leicester’s Entrepreneur of the Future competition

Three Peter Jones Enterprise Academy students recently won the ‘Best Presentation Award’ at the University of Leicester’s annual Entrepreneur of the Future competition. 

Leicester College students Ben Webbe, Burhannudin Burhannudin and Paige Kendall successfully pitched their business idea, Club Culture, to judges at the University of Leicester last month. 

Club Culture is an app that connects club goers with venues, events, and promotional offers, helping people save money on a night out.

National Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 – Where Are They Now?

We recently announced the names of the six talented Peter Jones Enterprise Academy students who are currently preparing to pitch to Peter Jones CBE next month. 

In the meantime, we thought we’d catch up with some of the National Entrepreneur of the Year finalists of 2015, and see what they are up to now.


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