Bertie Cordingley takes the stage for #CMInvest
February 21, 8:00am - 10:00am GMT. Hosted at QUAD
part of a series on Invest
About the speaker
Bertie Cordingley is a serial entrepreneur with many businesses under his belt. Bertie has founded companies from the idea stage, right through to multi-million exits.
Bertie has experienced all types of start-ups, from bootstrapping to raising investment. He is best known for founding the hugely successful online takeaway service, fillmybelly in 2006, which acquired by Just Eat in 2012.
Bertie then went on to be a director at Just Eat for 3 years, overseeing further acquisitions which were key to their growth and subsequent IPO.
Bertie has a deep-rooted passion for helping other business owners reach their potential and is now working as a business coach.
Bertie specialises in working with business owners get the most out of their businesses by sharing experience and working alongside them.
Mainframe is an initiative that aims to bring together a community of digital and creative business across Derby & Derbyshire, enabling real business growth and jobs.
Based at QUAD, we’ll be hosting monthly meet-up’s covering topics ranging from the inspirational to business growth to the downright futuristic and forward thinking. Whether you’re a pre-start up, entrepreneur, growing SME or looking to bring new products to your company or the market in general; Mainframe has something for you.
Mainframe is part of The Big House, a collaboration providing sector specific support across the D2N2 area. The Big House aims to make it easier for digital creative business to understand and access the free help available in the region. Through Mainframe your business can access: start-up support, intensive business coaching, small business workshops, funding, events and networking. Mainframe is receiving £137K of funding from the European Regional Development Fund and is match funded by the Art’s Council England.
Our hopes for Mainframe are that it will become a sustainable community of local digital and creative people, sharing their talent, knowledge and inspiration.
We want to put a digital and creative pin in the map for Derby and Derbyshire ensuring that both business and the public appreciate the importance and value of creative business endeavours to the wider local economy and community.
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February’s Theme is Invest.
“Convert your doubts into positive currency and bet on yourself.”
Our Hong Kong chapter chose this month’s exploration of Invest and Bao Ho illustrated the theme.