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  1. Stratford entrepeneur reaches semi-finals of Sir Richard Branson competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Newham Recorder

    A fitness guru has beaten thousands of others to reach the semi-finals in a competition to find the world's best business idea. Julie Creffield, of Cam Road, successfully vied against 158 professionals to make it through what is described as the "UK and Ireland's biggest and most valuable pitch competition".

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  2. Humanitarian shelter-maker Extremis Technology is in the running for Necker Island tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Extremis Technology CEO Julia Glenn with one of their disaster shelters, HuSh1, which have been deployed in the Dominican Republic. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY A business which designs humanitarian shelters for areas hit by earthquakes, hurricanes, floods or war is in the running to win a trip to Sir Richard Branson's Necker Island.

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    Jun 6, 2016 | Business Wire

    Virgin Media Business Managing Director Peter Kelly is presented with the Guinness World Records title for Longest business pitch marathon )--Virgin Media Business has achieved the Guinness World Records title for the Longest business pitch marathon. It was reached by 158 businesses pitching back-to-back to a panel of judges over the course of a gruelling 28 hour, 51 minute period, as part of the 'VOOM 2016' entrepreneur competition.

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  4. Losode Makes The Second Round at Voom2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | PR-inside.com

    Losode; an online platform focused on empowering African fashion designers through entrepreneurship, has been selected as one of the 160 businesses through to the next round of the UK and Ireland's biggest and most valuable pitch competition. The shortlisted businesses those who earned the highest number of public votes - will now take part in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for Longest business pitch marathon on 1st/2nd June 2016.

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  5. Stourbridge entrepreneurs hope to win big in Richard Branson business competitionRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Evesham Journal

    TWO Stourbridge entrepreneurs who have created an innovative online platform for people to give to charity are hoping for a chance to pitch their business idea to Richard Branson and get their hands on a share of A 1m in prize-money. Lee Clark and Richard Waldron have beaten thousands of entrants to make it through to the first live pitching round of the Virgin Media Business VOOM 2016 competition with their pledged-based charity fundraising enterprise GivePenny.com.

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  6. Social media manager in bid to break Guinness World Record pitching...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    Gaby Khalastchy is one step closer to winning a share of A 1 million and a chance to pitch her app idea to Richard Branson. Ms Khalastchy who is a 25-year-old social media manager from north London, developed an app designed to help families looking for activities to do.

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  7. Chichester-based company set for 29-hour 'pitchathon' to BransonRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Midhurst and Petworth

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A company providing mindfulness classes for children and helping youngsters beat exam stress has been shortlisted for Virgin Media Business VOOM 2016.

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  8. Comedian Rob Beckett to discuss KitKats and flatbread at Pocklington Arts Centre in NovemberRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | York Press

    ... Juice. He co-hosts the podcast The Magic Sponge with Jimmy Bullard and Ian Smith on Dave and presents Absolute Radio's Rock'n'Roll Football and he has shown his acting skills in Channel 4's Fresh Meat. Tickets for Beckett's 8pm gig on November 9 are ...

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  9. City News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    Mobile operator O2, which runs The O2 Arena in London, is said to be the subject of a looming bid battle SKY has emerged as potential kingmaker in a looming A 9 billion bid battle between private equity giants for mobile operator O2, The Sunday Telegraph reports. The pay-TV company is being courted by at least five buyout specialists seeking its heavyweight backing for their bids, according to City sources.

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    May 23, 2016 | Western morning News

    The Cornish Food Box Company based in Truro entered the Virgin Media VOOM 2016 competition in a bid to impress Richard Branson and receive a slice of A 1m. Inset founding sisters Lucy Jones and Tor Amran The Cornish Food Box Company based in Truro entered the Virgin Media VOOM 2016 competition in a bid to impress Richard... A Westcountry food box company is hoping to woo serial entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson and get in on a slice of A 1 million.

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  11. Nbcuniversal International Named Lead Sponsor of RTS London Conference 2016Read the original story

    May 22, 2016 | Advanced-television.com

    The Royal Television Society today announced that Steve Burke, Chief Executive Officer of NBCUniversal, will deliver the opening keynote at the RTS London Conference 2016 on Tuesday 27 September 2016 at King's Place. As leader of one of the world's largest media and entertainment companies, Burke will share his views on global media trends, how NBCUniversal is capitalising on shifts in consumer, technological and market dynamics, and his expectations for the future.

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  12. Tinder style app Mush launched by mother who struggled to talk to new peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Daily Mail

    A 'lonely' mother who struggled to talk to strangers while she was bringing up her two young children has created a revolutionary app to help parents make new friends. Sarah Hesz, 34, was craving adult conversation after she gave birth to her second child but found it hard to approach other mothers because she was 'shy'.

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  13. TV project stands for tycoon's voteRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A project to bring community broadcasting to Spalding, Long Sutton and Holbeach is bidding to enter the dragon's den through a public vote.

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  14. Squatter 'stole' a pensioner's three-bedroom house with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Secret Service shoot an armed man outside the White House and leave him in critical condition - while Joe Biden is at work inside EXCLUSIVE: What Bill Clinton's 'Energizer mistress' looks like today.

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  15. Losode.com making an impression in Virgin Media's #VOOM 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | RushPRnews

    London, United Kingdom 05/19/16 - Losode.com making an impression in Virgin Media's #VOOM 2016 Competition by creating a bridge between Africa and the World Losode.com, a pioneering fashion start-up with headquartered in London, is making an impression at the top of the leader board in the #VOOM 2016 competition. The #VOOM competition takes place over the course of 14 weeks and sees competitors from all over the UK and Ireland competing for their share of the winnings.

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  16. New radio listening figures reveal battle of the breakfast presentersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Radio Times

    ... up 40% from the same time last year. Christian O'Connell, who has also presented on 5 Live, has fronted Absolute Radio's weekday morning spot since 2006, and his listening figures are currently at an all-time high. The 43-year-old's Christian ...

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  17. Epicam hopes 'air battery' will impress Richard Branson in VMB...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    A Cambridge firm looking to harness the power of liquid air is hoping to impress the public - and Virgin tycoon Richard Branson - in a competition. Epicam has entered the Virgin Media Business VOOM 2016 competition, which sees applicants submit a 90-second video pitch to the competition website in a bid to win votes from the public.

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  18. Pool entrepreneur seeking votes for pitch to Sir Richard BransonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

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  19. Skincare business in Beeston needs your votes in bid for Richard Branson pitchRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Biggleswade Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Local business women Kirsti Shuba and Donna Tait are calling on residents of Sandy, Biggleswade and surrounding villages to help them get the chance to pitch their brand to Richard Branson as part of this year's Virgin Media VOOM 2016 competition.

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  20. Entrepreneur to pitch her app idea to Richard Branson.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    A Jewish health campaigner is attempting to win a share of A 1 million and a chance to pitch her app idea to Richard Branson. Joanna Slater developed the app to improve communication between doctors and patients after the death of her mother Kay following surgery on her hip.

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