Liz Jackson MBE
Inspirational figure with an extraordinary story
Liz Jackson is an inspirational figure with an extraordinary story, as many would have discovered when she was featured in Channel 4’s ‘Secret Millionaire’. Honoured by Her Majesty the Queen, Liz was awarded an MBE in the 2007 for services to business, and in 2012 she was bestowed with an honorary doctorate by Staffordshire University for her business achievements and for inspiring others. Liz is also an accomplished author, having published her book StartUp! which provides invaluable help and advice to entrepreneurs everywhere.
After running her own award-winning company, Great Guns Marketing, for 17 years – a business which she launched the year she lost her eyesight – Liz is now the Marketing Director for leading business sale advisor BCMS.
Building a Successful Business from Scratch
Having founded and led a highly successful company, building it from the ground up, Liz understands the honour of running a business, but also the pressures and challenges business owners face. Whilst telling her own inspirational story, Liz will discuss how to build value in a business and cover how data and related software are essential in growing a successful company.