Jake Shaw is a Brand and Creative Strategist and Co-Founder of 12Ronnies, which offers a unique set of platforms to founders, inventors and creators to help launch their startup businesses. 

On the 5th May 2022, 12Ronnies are hosting the Founders Festival, and Jake is here with me today, almost 18 months on from our first episode, the business of entrepreneurialism, to discuss what the Founders Festival is all about on The Business of Being an Entrepreneur…

Heidi Lesiw is a certified empowerment coach for women and founder of Coaching with Heidi. 

She supports ambitious, high-achieving women to feel more empowered, increase self-belief and show up as their authentic self so that they can confidently go after the life they truly want, desire and deserve.

Heidi worked in corporate sales for 7+ years and during the pandemic realised that she wasn’t truly living in alignment herself and set out to find her calling and work for herself as a solopreneur. She joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the Business of Female Empowerment & Authenticity…

Simon Krystman is the Founder of the Founders Festival, Ideas Nest and co-Founder, alongside the first ever Business of guest, Jake Shaw, of 12Ronnies.

Simon is a passionate entrepreneur who has successfully set up and exited a number of businesses in the digital and innovation space over the past thirty years; most recently launching a suite of products for startups and early stage companies.

Focused on helping other entrepreneurs get their ideas off the ground, Simon joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the Business of Starting a Business…

Sergio van Luijk is a corporate strategist and equity finance expert. Drawing on a career that includes high-level experience in private equity, operational leadership, and corporate finance, Sergio leads Brussels-based Cap Expand Partners as its Managing Director.

Cap Expand Partners offered Sergio an opportunity to use the full range of his experience. As the firm’s Managing Director, he facilitates international investment and M&A transactions with an expert’s understanding of global markets and cross-border opportunities and joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the business of private equity and corporate development…

After years of searching, Will Segal secured the purchase of his first property in 2019 and has since been engaged in the seemingly endless task of renovating and making it his own.

Moving from saving whilst searching, to owning his own home, and getting a foot on the property ladder has proven more stressful, time consuming, costly and fulfilling than Will could have predicted, and he joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to share his experience on the Business of First Time Property Buying…

Peter Birch is a Company Director at MetaOptima, creating intelligent technology to help doctors detect and treat skin cancer, and Company Director of the Medical Software Industry Association (MSIA), representing the software vendors of the healthcare industry in Australia.

Based in Sydney, Australia, in 2021 Pete left his full time role as a senior executive to run his business full time.

He’s also the creator and host of Talking HealthTech; a podcast and membership community for people passionate about connecting and learning about the effective use of technology in healthcare.

Peter joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen discuss the Business of Health Technology…

Jasmine Mbye is a TEDx international Speaker, Trainer & Coach who uses over 14 years of professional expertise and her personal experience of overcoming abuse to inspire and empower women and teenage girls to show up authentically, be confident and feel empowered to achieve their goals and dreams.

Jasmine has been nominated for multiple awards, been featured in The Suns’ Fabulous Magazine and Luton Today and is a regular contributor to radio stations such as BBC Three Counties Radio, Inspire FM and Luton Urban Radio. 

Specialising in developing personal leadership, enhancing employability and improving wellbeing through speaking, training and events, Jasmine has partnered with the NHS Bedfordshire Recovery College and is here with Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the Business of Empowerment, Authenticity & Confidence…

Starting while in college, Tal Zlotnitsky has founded or co-founded five successful companies over a career of nearly 30 years. 

In March 2021, in order to start Our.Love, Tal stepped down as CEO of his latest startup, iControl Data – now a leading B2B payments provider which handles billions of dollars in financial transactions and is backed by Goldman Sachs among other investors. 

Tal chose to launch Our.Love not because he is an expert on love, but because he has proven repeatedly that he can inspire brilliant people to come together to achieve audacious things.

Tal joins Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the business of relationships…

Tawn Williams, Founder and Chief Illumination Officer of Anaya Wellness, has over 19 years of corporate experience, and has utilized her learnings as an energy healer, meditation teacher, and medium to help leaders find a way to guide their businesses in a heart-led way.

With a global team of instructors and a recently launched wellness portal open to the general population, Tawn aspires to disrupt the way the corporate world is viewed, shifting to a people first, not bottom-line centric mentality and is here with Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the Business of Corporate Connection…

Lei Wang completed the Explorer’s Grand Slam and has been a sought-after international, motivational speaker since 2010. She has inspired people across the world to dream big and achieve fulfilling working lives.

Today, as a business and development coach, Lei helps leaders accelerate their careers to new heights with ease and grace, lead their organizations to make a bigger impact, and connect deeper with the communities they serve.

Lei is here with Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen to discuss the Business of Leadership Development…