E73 Think Digital First with Warren Knight
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Top 100 Global Influencer in 2017 and award winning blogger, author and digital entrepreneur with 9 years online experience. Warren started his career as a professional hip-hop dancer, and is now an international keynote speaker, author and coach who built a £1m technology company in less than 2 years.
EARLY ENTREPRENEURIAL SUCCESS
After receiving a grant from the Prince's Trust at 22 (following a career as a hip hop dancer), Warren started a successful European music and clothing distribution company. Next he became the director of a global stationery and accessory business working with Disney and Nickelodeon, where he grew the business from a $5 million to $30 million company in a 5-year period, selling to over 30 countries, and achieving $1 million sales in one month.
Since then, Warren has won various industry awards and co-founded two IT companies. The first, an ecommerce platform that received £150,000 investment via the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), valuing the business at £1m within two years. The second, an online learning platform, teaching people how to setup and use social networks for their business.
INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER, TRAINER, COACH
Warren is a renowned international keynote speaker and a member of the Professional Speaking Association. He is also a trainer and coach, and has helped thousands of start-ups and SMEs build their digital footprint, increase sales by up to 500% and grow their business through social media, digital marketing and ecommerce. He also has a passion for helping entrepreneurs to upskill.