How to Make a Million

Event details

15th October 2011
Central Working

About the event

Do you dream of starting your own business but have no idea where to begin? How to Make a Million is an essential event for anyone looking for practical, down to earth advice on how to become a successful entrepreneur. It is the perfect place for budding entrepreneurs to find inspiration, motivation, ideas, useful information and resources ' and to ask all the questions about becoming an entrepreneur that you ever wanted to ask.

Best of all, How to Make a Million has an amazing line up of successful entrepreneurs who really have been there and done it - and sold their businessses for millions of pounds.

Expert entrepreneurs and commentators confirmed to speak include:

- Lara Morgan, founder of Pacific Direct, which sells toiletries to hotels. She started the business with £356 and sold it for £20m. Her book telling the story of her success, More Balls than Most, has just been published.


- Martyn Dawes, founder of Coffee Nation, which provides self-service coffee machines to petrol stations and supermarkets. He sold his business for £23m.


- Emma Jones, founder of, the networking advice website for entrepreneurs who run businesses from home.


- Tim Roupell, founder of Daily Bread, the sandwich firm. He started his business with £800 and sold it for several million. Tim is currently writing a book about his experiences.


- Rachel Bridge, Enterprise Editor of The Sunday Times and author of several books about entrepreneurs including How to Make a Million before Lunch.


Lara Morgan, founder of Pacific Direct, says: Becoming your own boss and creating a successful business from scratch is one of the most exciting things anyone can ever do. It is hard work ' there will be many hurdles along the way ' but if you have determination and passion, and are not afraid to ask for advice, then you will hugely improve your chances of success. How to Make a Million is a fantastic place to start.


Tickets cost £160 include buffet lunch and refreshments, and there will be further optional networking after the event. You can buy them at

How To Make A Million at Central Working in London, Greater London on Saturday, 15 October 2011.


For more information about How To Make A Million, please contact 020 8996 1801, or see event details on the left.