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More on the stories behind Peter's latest ventures, including Dragons' Den, his fund-raising activities for the Peter Jones Foundation and some of his many TV appearances.

Monday, 12 September 2011

Peter Jones accepts CBE

Dragons’ Den star Peter Jones has been awarded a CBE for services to business, entrepreneurship and young people in the Queen’s New Year Honours.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

Peter Jones Launches New Business Wear Range

Entrepreneur Peter Jones, best known for his sharp style and business acumen on primetime BBC Two show Dragons' Den, today announces...

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Monday, 12 September 2011

Launch of Peter Jones range of socks

I have received so many questions and comments about my stripy socks that I have decided to launch my own range.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

ENTERPRISE TENNIS CHALLENGE RESULTS

The Enterprise Tennis Challenge, Sponsored by Grant Thornton took place Tuesday 15th June at the famous Hurlingham Club.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

TEACHING 'I CAN' TO YOUNG UK ENTREPRENEURS

Businesses of every size, including my own, have been forced to confront a new economic reality over the last twelve months. And one of the biggest challenges this has posed has been ....

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Ever wondered how I keep one step ahead?

My secret is having the latest gadgets. I’m able to save time and multitask (that’s right, men can multitask) with the help of a few key gadgets.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter Jones Tenner puts young people to the test.

YOUNG people have been invited to prove themselves as social entrepreneurs in a business-led enterprise campaign headed by Dragon's Den star Peter Jones.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

My best teacher – Peter Jones on school and tennis

Far from being a source of frustration, school pressed all the right entrepreneurial buttons, starting with a Porsche-driving English teacher who employed the 12-year-old dragon as a tennis coach.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter helps kids Make their Mark with a Tenner

Peter Jones CBE, Chairman of Enterprise UK, went along to help launch the Make Your Mark with a Tenner annual enterprise competition.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

The National Enterprise Academy Blog

Progress with the National Enterprise Academy continues apace - and now you can find out more.

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Thursday, 8 September 2011

BBCS DRAGON DEN NEW SERIES

It is a new series of Dragons Den and there are dozens of great inventions and business ideas to choose from.

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Monday, 28 February 2011

Calling all wannabe Tycoons

Peter helps launch one of the UKs largest enterprise competition for young people.

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Saturday, 1 January 2011

JCB Toughphone range is launched

JCB and Data Select launch four new ‘tough’ mobile devices, including world’s first floating mobile

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Thursday, 22 July 2010

Enterprise Business Challenge finalists announced!

After receiving an incredible number of entries for this years' Enterprise Business Challenge, we have chosen six semi-finalists to pitch their idea directly to the panel of Judges this Thursday July 22nd 2010.

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Wednesday, 27 January 2010

PETER JONES PRESENTS BT ENTREPRENEUR AWARDS

BT’s Essence of the Entrepreneur - Wednesday 27th January 5.30pm - Oxo Tower Wharf, London.
BT’s Essence of the Entrepreneur is a competition to find entrepreneurs who have used technology to help grow their business. 
There were 20 finalists at the event and winners in 5 separate categories:

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Wednesday, 30 April 2008

Dragons’ Den - my first investment

In the new series of Dragons’ Den my first investment was in an Indie rock...

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Wednesday, 23 April 2008

Meet Peter and win business advice

See Peter Jones at PC World on July 2 and find out how to pitch to him in...

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Wednesday, 9 April 2008

Peter Jones toasts launch of Flybewines.com

One of my companies offers Flybe passengers the chance to join an exclusive...

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Friday, 8 February 2008

American Inventor comes to the UK

Watch my hit US series featuring budding American entrepreneurs on Virgin 1.

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Friday, 11 January 2008

Sainsbury’s bags an eco-success

Shopping bag TV entrepreneurs launch product, with a little help from Peter...

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Thursday, 10 January 2008

Can Peter Jones destroy his mobile?

Find out how I tested the JCB Toughphone to near destruction - only to find it...

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Thursday, 10 January 2008

Protect Your Business Data

Learn from the mistakes of the Home Office.

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Wednesday, 28 November 2007

My definition of an ultrapreneur

Find out what the word really means and how it differs from an entrepreneur.

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Tuesday, 27 November 2007

Peter Jones appears at Peter Jones!

Visit me at an event on Tuesday at the famous London store that shares my...

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Wednesday, 7 November 2007

Now watch my videos on YouTube

We've launched a Peter Jones TV channel on YouTube.

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Monday, 1 October 2007

Youngster beats Jones at own game

Victorious 12-year-old gives Peter run for his money at launch of new game.

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Saturday, 22 September 2007

Business strategy key to England success

If the England squad were a business, they'd be a fine company indeed.

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Thursday, 20 September 2007

New service to help growing businesses

Peter Jones launches suite of online tools to reduce headache of red tape

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Thursday, 6 September 2007

New production company supplies ITV

I've signed a two-year contract with ITV for at least two new TV series.

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Wednesday, 20 June 2007

Meet my group of budding Tycoons

Entrepreneurs build six businesses in the hope of being crowned Tycoon

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Wednesday, 16 May 2007

Signed book offer comes to a close

The chance to buy a signed copy of Peter Jones's book has now passed.

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Thursday, 15 March 2007

Search for a Tycoon narrows

Peter Jones is a few steps closer to finding a Tycoon after holding London...

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Wednesday, 7 February 2007

Publishing deal for new Peter Jones book

Hodder & Stoughton will be publishing my first book later this year.

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Tuesday, 6 February 2007

My search for a Tycoon intensifies

Applications are pouring in for my major new TV series - but I still want to...

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Monday, 1 January 2007

Do you have what it takes to be a Tycoon?

Production on my major new ITV1 series is under way - and I want to hear from...

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RT @SHL_Gibbie: @dragonjones is definitely the best of the dragons! Good job @sageuk https://t.co/hJYRMVtL19 about an hour ago

@stevehareCFO thanks Steve. Exciting times #ambition about an hour ago