The Moneythink Durham team was very pleased to win a Magnum of Champagne for delivering the ‘Best Presentation’ at the finals of the Jo Butler Dragon’s Den competition yesterday evening.
Employing the Prezi platform, Bec, Julia and Freddie outlined their plans for Moneythink to the Dragons.
Below is the expansion plan, Moneythink 1.0 being this years’ programme and 2.0 & 3.0 represent plans for the future.
Moneythink Durham 1.0
92 Young people graduate the scheme.
Durham Gilesgate Sports College (DGSC)
Mentor team of 16
University recognition: Palatinate, Prof Tanner, Prof Warburton
Moneythink Durham 2.0
500 Young people graduate the scheme.
Durham Gilesgate Sports College (DGSC) + 2 new schools
Mentor team of 30
Collaboration with Careers, Employability & Enterprise Centre (CEEC)
Form links with Moneythink Cambridge & Moneythink Oxford – foster interest at other Universities
Building the brand, regional press, advocacy,
Moneythink Durham 3.0
1500 Young people graduate the scheme.
Durham Gilesgate Sports College (DGSC) + 4 new schools
Mentor team of 50
National and International recognition as the Moneythink centre in Europe.
Collaborate with Local & National government. Lobbying for more practical finance skills and entrepreneurial values to be added to the curriculum.
Moneythink Durham will be recruiting new mentors for next year. For more information, please read the other Moneythink Blogs on this site or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.