Would you believe that a man paralyzed from the chest down could race a motorcycle? Meet Talan Skeels-Piggins, a former Royal Navy Officer who doesn’t have the word “no” in his vocabulary. Tragically, he suffered a road accident that left the lower two-thirds of his body paralyzed. This might be enough to slow down a…

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As Chair of The Association of Business Mentors ( ABM) Freeman Simon Fordham recently requested the views of fellow Freemen, and subsequently the wider Livery movement , about  what the Government could be doing in the days, weeks and months ahead to support our great British Businesses.  He was invited to attend a meeting with…

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The Guild of Entrepreneurs takes the wellbeing of its Freemen and guests very seriously, and, in light of updated official guidance regarding COVID 19, has cancelled all its March and April events. The Master, Wardens and I are very grateful indeed to our caterers and venues for having taken so generous a stance during this…

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Cherryduck Productions, owned by Guild Freeman James Vellacott is looking for alcohol (Whisky) tasters… no connoisseurs, to attend an on location shoot, somewhere in London, for a print and social media campaign. You may like alcohol or you may not, it doesn’t really matter. The real deal for the Guild is that Cherryduck are willing…

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This is a brief interview with Founder Freeman of The Guild of Entrepreneurs and Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), Stephen Wheatley. So how did you get involved with the RNLI? It started like a lot of great adventures, in a pub. The pub in question was the Founders Arms on the south bank of the…

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As you know the Guild is committed to working closely with our partner schools, introducing entrepreneurship and business skills to pupils at grass roots level. To this end we have been asked if any of our Freemen would be able to offer work experience to students this summer. Work experience is  invaluable for students not…

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(c) The Drapers’ Company (c) Gerald Sharp What a privilege it was to represent the Guild of Entrepreneurs as part of the judging panel at Drapers Den held at Drapers Hall on 12th December, 2019 My fellow judges were Mrs Kate Burns – General Counsel and Company Secretary, notonthehighstreet, Mr Ayas Fallon-Khan – Strategic Consultant on…

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On Tuesday 26th November, 2019, the Freemen and guests of the Guild of Entrepreneurs gathered at Drapers’ Hall for the Installation Court and Dinner. The glittering Drawing Room, lit by enormous chandeliers and opulently decorated, provided an elegant setting for the Court. The Master Entrepreneurs, Hon. ‎Gp Capt. Peter LR Hewitt JP, led his Wardens…

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Tickets for this years Installation dinner are selling fast so if you would like to attend this fantastic event please make sure you book now. Not only will we be welcoming our new Master but we have a very special guest speaker in the form of Prof Noel Fitzpatrick  AKA “The Super Vet “ There are…

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