15th April with guest speaker Glynn Pegler – Chief Executive of Culture Group
Working to deliver great digital strategies, formats and ways to utilise data to create social change, Culture Group develops campaigns and formats to entertain, inform and inspire. “We plan to revolutionise the way that people consume content as a learning experience and to challenge the way that brands engage people. We do this by creating societal impact to deliver loyalty and conversion for clients including Google, Virgin, Red Bull and Comic Relief,” says founder and CEO Glynn Pegler.
Glynn established his first company – a leading youth consumer magazine – at the age of 15. He now works across private and public sectors in global markets. His initiatives have been consumed by millions of print media readers, by tens of millions of television viewers and over a billion internet visitors.
Having worked with a ‘who’s who’ of the entertainment industry, Glynn sits on an Editorial Advisory Board for BBC Worldwide, serves as a Business Champion for the Welsh Government and co-founded Young Brits as a social enterprise to champion young business talent from the UK to the rest of the world. He is a UK Ambassador for the European Cultural Parliament’s Youth Network and the UK’s Lead Entrepreneur delegate at the G20 Summits. Glynn served as a Director of UnLtd – a £100m Foundation for social entrepreneurs – for six years. He is a regular speaker on digital strategy, enterprise & entrepreneurship, youth market engagement and brand development, particularly in emerging markets. Glynn is currently overseeing Culture Group’s expansion into Latin America. In 2015 Glynn was appointed by Méxican President Peña Nieto as UK Honorary Consul for México.