Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: February 2016

  • Charity agrees to data undertaking – but why?

    The British Red Cross has signed an undertaking committing the charity to best practice around its fundraising calls.  Following press reports of charities allegedly aggressive fundraising techniques, the British Red Cross has acceded to demands of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to go beyond what is required under PECR, the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations,… Read more

  • Shaper: Mark Smith

    Show aired on 27th February 2016 Executive Chairman & Founder, The Car Finance Company Mark Smith was born in 1969 and lived in The New Forest throughout his childhood. Mark joined the Royal Navy in 1985 at the age of 16 as a junior mechanic, later transferring to the Royal Navy Police.  After 14 years… Read more

  • Shaper: Jay Wright

    Show aired on 13th February 2016 Jay Wright was born in Peru and also lived in Houston, Texas for a few years as a child. He gained a degree in Economics and Politics from Manchester Polytechnic, was lead singer of a glam rock band called ‘Wild Affair’ and also worked at Manchester registry office marrying… Read more

  • Shaper: Charles Finch

    Show aired on 5th February 2016 Charles Finch is a creative marketing and brand entrepreneur. A “Brand Alchemist” with an impressive track record, Charles uses his extensive background in the entertainment sector as the basis for the marketing and development of brands. He specialises in combining a boutique approach with brand development on a global… Read more