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GCSE & A-level Business Studies - Entrepreneurs and Airlines (Enterprise Week 2011): Deborah Meaden

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Deborah Meaden

(Source - The Telegraph)

Deborah Meaden launched her first business, a glass and ceramics imports company, when she was just 19 years old.  She went on to run several successful businesses in the leisure and retail sector before joining her family's business.  Deborah eventually became Managing Director of Weststar Holidays.  In 2007 she sold her stake in Weststar Holidays and is now a full-time investor with a wide-ranging portfolio.  Deborah Meaden joined BBC's Dragon's Den in 2006 at the start of Series 3.

(Source: BBC Dragon's Den)

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Website - Deborah Meaden: Backing Excellence

Visit Deborah Meaden's Website to find lots of information about Deborah, her projects and Dragon's Den.

Deborah Meaden in the News

Deborah Meaden gives Business Advice

Books in the Senior Library

My Bottom Line: entrepreneur Deborah Meaden's Business Advice

Click on the picture to see Deborah Meaden talking on the BBC.  Deborah emphasises that businesses should never lose sight of what made them successful in the first place.

Deborah Meaden on the Dragon's Den