2009/10 flare runners-up
Deji Osobukola and Gemini Pankhania - FAME Entertainment
Deji founded FAME Entertainment a talent and lifestyle magazine providing students with a platform to showcase their talents and entrepreneurial skills. FAME which also runs online puts together various student events within and outside the university.
Deji completed an MA in Marketing at the University of Hertfordshire in November 2009.
Emmanuel Shodeinde and Christopher Richards – Topside TV
Topside TV Ltd was set up to provide an educational and fun environment in which young people could learn new media skills. Topside TV also provides expert media solution and video marketing for corporate, local government, social enterprises and charities. Topside TV attracts primarily 14-25 year old young people under the classification NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training).
Emmanuel, who runs Topside TV with Chris, completed a BA (Hons) Business Administration degree in 2009 at the University of Hertfordshire.
Lin Sun and Paul Swan - Sleep Sound
Sleep Sound is an anti-snoring device to relieve snoring. This product provides snoring relief for users, avoiding the necessity for surgery or drugs.
Lin, one of the founders of Sleep Sound completed an MSc in Environmental Management at the University of Hertfordshire.
Alexander Bracq - Go 2
Go 2 offers students coach trips to and from London with free entrance into nightclubs and incentives targeting 18-24 year olds. Customers will also be provided with free goody bags provided by sponsors. Go 2 intends to expand operation to other Universities across the UK.
Alex will be completing a degree in BA (Hons) Business Studies at the University of Hertfordshire.