British business management speaker, entrepreneur and television presenter Peter Jones CBE is known for his role as the owner of the now multi-million pound company Phones International Group, which began in 1998 as a small organisation whose revenue was so low that Jones found himself sleeping on his office floor. By the end of the company’s first year however the revenue had increased to upwards of £14 million and now stands at more than £150 million.
Recognisable for his role as a business management speaker and investor on the popular BBC Two series Dragon’s Den Peter Jones CBE has invested in a number of popular and successful businesses including the gift experience company Red Letter Days, the luxury culture magazine Wonderland Magazine and the infamous Reggae Reggae Sauce brand. Jones has taken his experience and investments across the pond to America and appeared as a television presenter, mentor and business management speaker on the ABC series American Inventor.
In 2006 Peter Jones CBE signed a contract with ITV making him the broadcasters leading business management speaker and the face of entrepreneurial and business television; out of this partnership sprang Jones’ next television series Tycoon, which was produced by Jones’ own production company, Peter Jones TV. As the face of ITV business Jones has appeared on a variety of television shows including the popular morning broadcast GMTV. Jones continues to work as a business speaker for ITV but has subsequently also released another BBC series, Peter Jones Meets… in which he meets leading British entrepreneurs and fellow business speakers and tries to discover what motivates and inspires them.
Alongside his television work Peter Jones CBE is helping to mould and develop the next generation of British business leaders and entrepreneurs by setting up his own business academy, the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy, which has numerous sites across the UK where Jones himself frequently comes to lecture or hold after dinner speaker events.
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