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Dubai, UAE: In a move to seek out the best youth entrepreneurs around the world, an amazing partnership was announced between the Adam Bradford Agency, Dan Bolton Creative Management Agency and The British Business Group Dubai to invite all young innovators under 35 to submit their business proposals and participate in the 2022 edition of Inspiring Futures.
Following on from its hugely successful 2021 edition, Inspiring Futures, which is supported by FedEx this year as with last year, is seeking the best of the best when it comes to youth entrepreneurship and those with emerging ideas looking to make a difference in the world. Having already received hundreds of applicants, the selection process will be tougher than ever, but there is still time for the most creative innovators out there to submit their proposals and stand a chance to be accepted into this prestigious campaign. The lucky participants will be coached and supported by some of the world’s most successful business leaders to help bring their ideas to life.
Following their world class business and enterprise training, participants will get the opportunity to present in front of a team of world-renowned judges, including Adam Bradford, Dan Bolton, Owner & Director – Dan Bolton Creative Management Agency and BE Experiential, Katy Holmes, General Manager – British Business Group.
Adam Bradford, Owner, Adam Bradford Agency commented, “We are delighted to launch the 2022 edition of Inspiring Futures in both the Middle East and United Kingdom. Inspiring Futures is our homegrown platform designed to provide mentorship, visibility and acceleration to youth-led businesses. We see this as an exciting initiative to attract and encourage young entrepreneurs and talent in and to the region. Dubai is a land of opportunity where in late May this year we will be hosting pitches from budding entrepreneurs looking to start their business journeys. We are delighted to be working with our strategic partners the British Business Group Dubai & Northern Emirates and Dan Bolton Creative Management on this series, which is poised to be even bigger and more exciting than ever!”
The event will also be moderated by John Martin St. Valery, the distinguished chairman and CEO of the British Business Group. The judges will put the contestants through their paces to find the best young entrepreneur who will receive a cash injection into their winning idea and global publicity to launch their ventures.
Dubai and The U.A.E. has long been seen as the perfect place to incubate and grow creative and unique ideas. With the inspired leadership in the country, it has grown to become a talent magnet for the best and brightest. This initiative hopes to feed off this culture and draw further talent to exhibit their ideas from all over the world. With huge numbers of applicants already received from Africa and Asia, this event promises to be a multi-cultural display of amazing talent and ingenuity.
Dan Bolton, Dan Bolton Creative Management Agency owner said, “I am excited to support this year’s Inspiring futures project. When you start off on the journey of building a business, the road ahead is often daunting and is challenging. Challenges. The support, guidance, and leadership of those around you is extremely important as you take the often lonely, tentative steps in working extremely hard towards bringing your dreams to fruition.”
Gaurav Somwanshi Cofounder & CEO of EmerTech Innovations and winners of Inspiring Futures 2021 editionsaid, “Inspiring Futures is a great platform for entrepreneurs with great ideas that can be shared with the world. This confidence-boosting experience competing in Inspiring Futures was enriching and extremely rewarding for my budding start-up. Everything in the seamless process from the application right through to the final competition was fair, comprehensive, and meaningful.”
SMEs account for 90% of the world’s business population, employ 70% of our global workforce and contribute to 50% of global GDP. Adam Bradford Agency recognizes the incredible value of the individuals who put faith in themselves to create a business, product or service that benefits the world.