Sheffield business academy event to help next generation

A new business academy event has been launched in Sheffield aimed at broadening the skill set of young entrepreneurs and those wanting a career in business.

Friday, 2nd September 2016, 12:49 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd September 2016, 1:51 pm
Julie Kenny CBE.

The Sheffield Junior Chamber International has organised a weekend-long business academy taking place at Inox Dine at the University of Sheffield Students’ Union Building on September 10 and 11 between 9.30am and 4.30pm.

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The academy will feature speeches by representatives from key businesses and organisations, including Julie Kenny CBE, founder of Pyronix Ltd.

Gareth Carson, president of JCI Sheffield, said the event is a “great opportunity for anyone wanting to further their career, wanting to set up their own business or simple wanting a taste for the world of business.”

Ticket prices range from £25 to £70. Book online at