Southampton is a great place to live, work and do business.
We’ve carved out a space here to tell the stories of the people doing amazing things in business in our city. A platform to celebrate their success and share their experiences to inspire and inform the next generation of people, from all ages and backgrounds.
Whatever your dream, Southampton is the city of opportunity where you can make it a reality.
The GROW Podcast episodes
The GROW Podcast episode 1 – James Gayle, founder and director of Shogun Digital SHOW
James is the founder of Southampton-based marketing agency Shogun Digital. They help businesses post more like creators - to educate, entertain, engage and ultimately convert.
The GROW Podcast episode 2 – Chris Rees, founder and managing director, Rees Leisure SHOW
Rees Leisure are the force behind some of the region’s best sports participation events - ABP Southampton Marathon, Winchester Half Marathon, Sailing Week, TryTri, Southampton Sporterium and Wessex Swim School. Their mission is to use the local environment to benefit the community’s health, wealth and wellbeing.
The GROW Podcast episode 3 – Elaine Harding, founder and managing director, Capilaux SHOW
Elaine is the founder of Capilaux Aero - a recruitment, product sales and digital marketing business specifically targeted for the aerospace and aviation sector.
The GROW Podcast episode 4 – Nella Pang, founder of Omega RE SHOW
Nella is the founder of Omega RE, a leader on the commercial property sector in the Solent region and beyond. They’re passionate about helping businesses navigate the complexities of commercial real estate.
The GROW Podcast episode 5 - Spencer Bowman, founder of Mettricks SHOW
Spencer Bowman is the founder of the much-loved coffee shop brand, Mettricks. Since 2013 their mission has been to bring better coffee and fresh, made from scratch food to Southampton.
Check back regularly for new episodes.