Santiago Navarro: "I have put all my money into my start-ups, but it makes a massive difference to have a loving mum who believes fully in me and my drive for success."
Interview with Santiago Navarro CEO and Co-Founder of Garçon Wines.
Santiago Navarro is a serial entrepreneur. His first start-up in 2011, Vinopic Wines, was an online retailer which was the first to use science to judge and score wines for their intrinsic quality.
Following this, he went on to co-found Nightly.travel, the world's only hotel booking site to split a traveller's stay across two hotels to enable them to save as much as 70%. Santiago's now focused on Garçon Wines, as CEO and co-founder, targeting the 35 billion bottles used annually in wine and aiming to make flat, innovative and sustainable bottles the dominant primary packaging.
Adam Barlow on starting his business: "I am worried that I will fail by only living a mediocre life, one in which I am never really challenged..."
Interview with Adam Barlow, Founder & Director of Simply Trios
Adam Barlow went with his gut instinct, and after graduating in Geography, felt he needed a venture that gave his purpose.
He had been making Trios for over 10 years, but only ever as gifts for friends and family. People had always said he should sell them, so he decided to test the waters and see if it was viable. Read on to find out how he found success with his brand, Simply Trios...
On getting new business: "Pick up the phone and tell anyone who will listen to what you are building, why you are building it, and why they should care." Says, Russ D'Argento
Interview with Russ D'Argento, Founder & CEO of FINTRX
Russ oversees business development and enterprise-level sales on behalf of the organisation. Russ is also responsible for negotiating strategic relationships and partnerships for FINTRX and its suite of products. In addition to his role at Capital Hedge, he also serves as Sr. Consultant of Family Office Marketing and introductions for Windham Capital Group - a 20-year-old for fee placement firm in the hedge fund space. Russ holds a BA from the University of Connecticut (Storrs) where he was a four year standout on the Huskies baseball team.