Once upon a time Britain was ‘a nation of shopkeepers’, but now we're a nation of entrepreneurs - but it reflects that national spirit which makes individuals want to create a business of their own and become successful.
Jo Fairley, founder of Green & Blacks
“It has never been more important to celebrate and encourage entrepreneurship in the UK. We are facing increasingly challenging times and it is up to the innovators and the success stories to inspire a new generation of enterprise talent and contribute to our economy and communities."
Michael Acton Smith, CEO of Mind Candy
What is GEW
Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.