|infoDate||15th October 2009|
|Stakes were high at DCGS on Wednesday 14th October as Year 10 Business|
students ventured into 'The Dragons' Den'.
With Global Enterprise Week looming on the horizon (16th - 20th
November), the students presented their business ideas to five senior
executives from local businesses. The Dragons, who so generously donated
their time to provide feedback and encouragement, were: Susan Lock
(KeyCon Management Consultants), John Salako (UBM PLC), Debra Mayfield
(DML Marketing) Julian Percy (CliniMed) and Owen Hughes (EWO Ltd). Susan
Lock had previously spent an afternoon training the teams on their
presentation skills and was there to witness the high standards they
Following the event Debra Mayfield wrote to comment on the boys'
performance 'It was a thoroughly enjoyable experience for me and I came
away hugely impressed by the calibre, confidence and enthusiasm of the
boys – you must be very proud of their achievements.' Congratulations to
all and we look forward to Global Enterprise Week with great