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USW Entrepreneurs

Dog Furiendly - graduate entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: A digital community sharing pooch-friendly places across the UK.

Trading region: UK

More: The number one source for dog friendly adventures. Browse the directory to find dog friendly things to do, places to eat/drink or events to enjoy with your pooch by your side! As a business owner, add a Dog Furiendly business to the website so dog owners can find you.

Contact: Email Adele Pember

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Ology Marketing - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Marketing Consultancy.

Trading region: Global

More: Marketing Consultancy covering research, strategic planning, analysis and education as well as an agency offering SEO, PPC, social media management, email marketing graphic and website design. Saul featured in WalesOnline Top 35 Under 35 - reflecting the top young business and professional men in Wales 2019.

Contact: Telephone Saul Johnstone: 07854 152498

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VikeInvest - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Vike Invest Consulting offers Business Consulting, Business Coaching & Mentoring

Trading region: Global

More: Challenging and equipping entrepreneurs to work smarter and improve results for maximum success is our commitment. Our mission is accomplished only when aspiring entrepreneurs become well established and existing businesses become market leaders, achieving even greater success.

Contact: Telephone Victor Kwegyir: 07401135576 or email

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Tantrwm Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Award winning video production and live streaming.

Trading region: UK

More: Tantrwm are a video comms company that have been at the forefront of live events and streaming for 20 years, creating animation, scripted film, on line learning content and delivery/deployment. We excel in training organisations to undertake self produced content, audit their current equipment and provide the best hardware solutions for their need and budget. Our team specify and install connected digital signage and huge LED walls.

Contact: Telephone Andrew Chainey or Chris Davies. 01685 876700

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RedVessel Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Handcrafted tattoo gifts inspired by tattoo art.

Trading region: Global

More: Red Vessel Designs gives me the opportunity to share my love of traditional tattoo art through my unique, handcrafted products – including accessories, gifts and home décor. A huge range of items can be purchased online through my website AND I am offering 10% OFF with code RV10 at checkout. (At customers request I can also send the item directly to the recipient with free gift wrapping and a handwritten note which is ideal during this time of self-isolating).

Contact: Email Lucy Cummings

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LittleBigArt - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Artist - Turning LEGO into pop art since 2012

Trading region: Global

More: Shop T-Shirts £29, Prints £10-20, LEGO Minifigures £10-20, Postcards £5-10, Artworks £180+, all of which can be purchased through my website but cannot ship until after lockdown.

Contact: Email Andy Morris

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White Tent Co - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Immersive Murder Mystery entertainment. 

Trading region: UK

More: The White Tent Company provides engaging and immersive Murder Mystery entertainment involving technology and live role actors. These events focus on the themes of crime and investigation by placing the audience into the shoes of a police officer attempting to find the solution to a crime. Due to COVID-19 we are currently creating mini mysteries which can be purchased and downloaded for as little as £15. However, our larger scale storyline are still available to book in advanced from £350 upwards. More information regarding pricing can be found on our website.

Contact: Email or telephone: 07857 867147

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Roseblade Media - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Marketing agency.

Trading region: UK

More: An Ebbw Vale based marketing agency, helping businesses of varying size and industry to be seen, be found and be heard, with graphic design, print, web design and development, Pay Per Click management, email marketing and more. We're here to help you and your business. Free consultation and free Google Ads review available. Assorted payment methods accepted.

Contact: Email Matthew Parker or telephone: 01495 524312

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On Par - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Motion graphics and hi-end video streaming.

Trading region: UK

More: They're a team of passionate makers with story and style at their core. On Par work with brand and agencies, moving fast and giving every project their full attention -  keeping creativity front and centre. Previous 'USW Accomplished Entrepreneur' Award category finalists, the On Par Team is made up entirely of USW graduate talent. We're delighted to have worked with On Par over the years and they've delivered impactful video content for our recruitment needs. Watch 'USW Women in Sport, Hannah Black'.

Contact: Telephone 07787140901

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DoMoreDesign - Graduate Entrepreneur


Product/Services offered: Design assets

Trading region: UK

More: Do More Design is all about connecting UK design students & recent graduates, to small businesses who need good design assets. They're a low cost logo design platform where UK Design students and recent graduates can get real commercial experience and bolster their portfolio by designing logos for start up companies and SME’s who are in need of a good logo and want lots of choice. 

Contact: Online

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Cowlick Creative - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Content creation and digital marketing.

Trading region: UK

More: Cowlick Creative is a Cardiff based startup specialising in creative content and digital marketing. Cowlick offers cost-effective marketing and creative content solutions for small businesses, organisations, and charities. We want to put a focus on campaigns, departments or projects to help bring creative ideas to life and achieve their marketing goals. Here at Cowlick Creative we love a challenge, we welcome new and exciting projects or something to add to our repertoire. Cowlick also offers a rather smashing range of cow-related puns and facts to keep spirits up! Reduced rates are available at this time.

Contact: Email Misty May Hutton or telephone 07702746481 

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Norm - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Cyber security specialists and GDPR gurus - reassuringly dull.

Trading region: UK

More: Get market-leading, straight-talking, drama-free service from experts who wear the word ‘dull’ as a badge of honour. 

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SwearingIsCool - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Independent retail label based in Cardiff.

Trading region: Global

More: Swearing is cool... Shop for positive swearing beautifully embroidered on classic tees. 100% organic cotton and made in certified eco-and labour-friendly factories. T-Shirts £29, Jumpers £39, Notebook (A5) £10, Sketchbook (A4) £15, Keyrings £5, all of which can be purchased through my website but cannot ship until after lockdown.

Contact: Email Andy Morris

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MiFuture - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Smart-matching technology to advance the careers of young people and provide organisations with a talent pipeline.

Trading region: UK

More: miFuture is a better way of connecting young people with career opportunities. Gemma is digitally disrupting the careers process for Generation Z by changing the way school leavers and the organisations that want young talent connect through the miFuture app. Are you a forward thinking employer who understand that mobile- first Generation Z want to see opportunities on- demand and take action in just a swipe? If you have entry level roles, courses or apprenticeships to fill contact Gemma to take advantage of a healthy 50% discount on subscriptions at this time.

Contact: Email Gemma Hallett

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CreativeThinkingCo - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Creative tools and techniques to help companies think differently, work collaboratively and creative something awesome.

Trading region: UK

More: Creativity doesn’t always come easily but there are tools that can help take your thinking  in new directions- making creative thinking something everyone can do. With courses and team development opportunities available, contact Prith to find solutions to unlock team strengths, and your company's capacity for creativity and innovation.

Contact: Email Prith

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DogsCreative - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Creative design and marketing agency.

Trading region: UK

More: Based out of Ivybridge in Devon, The Dogs Creative carry out: web design, web development, print design, social media asset design, animation, video editing, brand design & development, SEO, SEM, social media advertising and Google Ads campaign creation & management. It all starts with a discussion. You talk, they listen and then propose a strategy based on fact and experience. 

Contact: Online or email

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VikeSpringsPublishing - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Book Publishing, Ghost-writing, Transcription, Graphic Design & Web design 

Region: UK

More: Whether you're after ghost writing services, transcription services or design & print expertise, Vike Springs Publishing knows that your work means a lot to you. Contact them to develop your expertise and build a legacy. Author of six books, Victor Kwegyir is a published authority on developing and managing business opportunities. View his titles on Amazon.

Contact: Telephone Victor Kwegyir: 07401135576 or email

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PurrChase - Graduate Entrepreneur

Product/Services offered: Consultancy and Training.

Trading region: UK

More: Consultancy and Training: Procedure production and review, Developing robust supply chains, Health & Safety site audits, Site training including CITB, Lean and continuous improvement. Free, no obligation quotes.

Contact: Telephone Kerry Cope 07720 238614

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DAVE LEWIS

Product/Services offered: Author and poet.

Trading region: Global

More: Dave Lewis is a #1 Amazon Best Seller, award-winning writer and poet who has been widely published all over the world. He is founder of the International Welsh Poetry Competition. He has been a science teacher, BBC web producer, doorman, photographer & builder's labourer. He has a Zoology degree from Cardiff University and a HNC in Software Engineering from the University of South Wales. He likes to travel the world looking for wildlife. Although known mainly as a poet, Dave has also written a gritty, crime thriller trilogy where he hopes to give readers the same thrills and excitement that you get from reading Lee Child and James Patterson. 

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PHILIP CURNOW PHOTOGRAPHY

Product/Services offered: Commercial photographer.

Trading region: UK

More: Philip Curnow Photography provides a professional, qualified, experienced and fully insured Commercial, Advertising, PR and Sports Photography service. Mainly to corporate clients - including Educational, Governmental, Sports Organisers & Sponsors and NGO organisations.

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