Posts Categorized: Wise Words

Springwise innovations at the forefront of the fight to save our planet

Springwise Chair James Bidwell shares his thoughts on last week’s BBC broadcast “Drowning in Plastic” focusing on the damaging effects of plastic on the environment. With two Springwise Innovations featured on the programme, it’s reassuring to see many more innovators are stepping up to find a solution to the problem.

Interview with Bren Smith

We caught up with Bren Smith, the Executive Director of GreenWave, to discuss innovation and food production in the age of climate change.

Wise Words with Meghan Carreau, founder of Tuckrbox

We talk to the founder of Tuckrbox, a nutrition-focused, farm-to-table meal delivery that lets children plan their own lunches through an app.

Interview with Marisol Menendez

Marisol Menendez, manager of BBVA Open Innovation, talks about what they are looking for in startups for this year’s Open Talent event.

Wise Words with Peter Knudsen

We talk to Peter Knudsen, CEO of BLIP Systems.

Wise Words with Kate Williams

We talk to Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet.

Wise Words with Richart Ruddie

We talk to Richart Ruddie, founder of Protos eyewear.

Wise Words with Seb Potter

We spoke to Seb Potter, CEO of Hackaball, a throwable computer that teaches kids to code.

Wise Words with Sebastian Pole

We spoke to Sebastian Pole, co-founder of Pukka Herbs, on the values of building a business based on organic practices.

Wise Words with Tom van de Beek

We spoke to Tom van de Beek, founder of KantoorKaravaan and SustainsVille.

Wise Words with Benjamin Young

We spoke to Benjamin Young, founder of SmartCup.

Wise Words with Julia Salasky

We spoke to Julia Salasky, the ex-UN lawyer who founded CrowdJustice.

Wise Words with Hannah Dow and Steve Coffey

We spoke to Hannah Dow and Steve Coffey of Rudder, the navigation app that helps users find the most brightly-lit route.

A Wise Words with Nick Wheeler

We spoke to Nick Wheeler, founder of Charles Tyrwhitt.

Wise Words with Sahar Hashemi

We spoke to Sahar Hashemi, co‑founder of Coffee Republic and Skinny Candy

Wise Words with Gadi Har-shai

We caught up with the founder and CEO of eco aerosol startup GreenSpense, to discover how he manages to cope with the pressure of starting an experimental new business.

Wise Words with Ivan Pardo

We caught up with the creator of Buycott to find out how he came up with the concept, and how he’s coping with the overwhelming response.