May 2 2018 18:00
Confessions of an Entrepreneur is a guest speaker series from the Entrepreneurship Centre, designed to help you get an insight into the mindset of current entrepreneurs. You’ll learn tips and tricks – and the highs and lows of being an entrepreneur, or entrepreneurial.
Come to Said Business School on Wednesday 2nd May 6pm to hear Tommy Stadlen’s story:
Tommy Stadlen is the Co-Founder of Polaroid Swing, a Silicon Valley technology company chaired by Twitter founder Biz Stone. Writing the next chapter in Polaroid’s iconic brand history, its mission is to reimagine photography. The Polaroid Swing app has been featured by Apple as the number one recommended app in the App Store and in Apple retail stores globally.
Stadlen is the co-author of the international bestseller ‘Connect: How Companies Succeed by Engaging Radically With Society’, written with former BP CEO Lord Browne. He advises leading companies on corporate social responsibility (CSR), sustainability, social media and the future of technology.
Stadlen is a former McKinsey consultant with global experience across sectors advising C-level clients on strategy. He previously worked for President Obama on his 2008 presidential campaign.
Stadlen appears regularly in broadcast and print media as an expert on both technology and sustainability, including CNBC, Bloomberg, BBC, Fox, New York Times, Times of London, Fast Company, The Guardian, Harvard Business Review, CBS, Forbes and Fortune. Recent keynote speaking audiences include: Bloomberg, McKinsey, AXA, Ogilvy, PR Council, Oxford University, Harvard Business School, Harvard Kennedy School, MIT, NYU Stern School of Business, London Business School and London School of Economics.
Refreshments (pizza & beer!) provided.