Located in Islington’s Soapbox, Urban MBA ran the 12 week Enterprise course with a number of young people from Islington, sponsored by Cripplegate Foundation. With the tech industry on the rise and our close proximity to Tech City, this entrepreneurial course had a strong focus on technology.
This course had a great overall outcome, with:
- One young person placed into the construction industry
- Six businesses set up
- Four accreditations Business Level 2
- The three winners from the Dragon’s Den pitch were Kaya Smith (Founder of Kaya’s Cupcake), Elliot Renford (Marketing Director of Bringing Eden) and Amdalat Jinadu (Founder of La Latch Club); with a 1st prize cash of £500, and 2nd and 3rd place cash prize of £250