SEVEN HILLS SUPPORTS THE PETER JONES ENTERPRISE ACADEMY GRADUATION CEREMONY FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
Seven Hills was honoured to support the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy graduation on Monday, which gathered over 400 of the country’s brightest business students and proudest parents at Freemasons’ Hall in London alongside Peter Jones CBE and special guest, HRH The Duke of York, KG.
The afternoon was compered by Seven Hills co-founder Michael Hayman MBE, who congratulated the students on their accomplishments. The star of Dragons’ Den, Peter Jones CBE, praised the graduating students for the application and talent they have shown through the year before urging them to use the skills they have developed to be the generation that keeps the entrepreneurial flag flying for UK Plc.
The special guest of the day was HRH The Duke of York, KG, the Patron of the Peter Jones Foundation and a champion of enterprise in the UK through his Pitch@Palace events and his iDEA Awards. He told the students that they were the future of the country and business was the driver of growth in the country.
The official proceedings culminated with the presentation of the most prestigious award available to graduating students, the National Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Jamie Gamble, 18, from Amersham and Wycombe College, was awarded the title for turning his passion for extreme sports into a business that manufactures environmentally friendly skateboards. Jamie wins £5000 worth of investment into his business.
It is the fifth consecutive year that Seven Hills have supported the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Graduation.
Closing the event, Peter Jones CBE congratulated Michael Hayman MBE and the Seven Hills team on a superb job.