Speaker Profile: Nick Holzherr
Technology Entrepreneur Nick Holzherr from BBC’s Apprentice 2012.
Nick Holzherr appeared in the 2012 BBC Apprentice where he was recognised for his strategy, and intellectual approach, winning more tasks than any other candidate.
Nick has founded three businesses to date with his latest business revolutionising home cooking. He graduated from Aston University with a 1st in International Business and has 3 years of commercial experience heading up two successful start-up companies where he has been responsible for product design, user experience and all management aspects of the businesses.
In 2011 he was named Birmingham Young Professional of the Year for the entrepreneurial category following his award for “Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year” in 2010 from Insider Magazine.
“We are really impressed by the talk Nick gave at the Aim Higher event at Great Barr School. His inspirational talk highlighted the importance of education and motivated the students to take their career to the next level. Nick was great at engaging with the students during this informative talk, and prompted some interesting questions from the audience who were especially keen to find out about his time on the apprentice.” Sanjay Aggarwal, Managing Director, Taylor Lloyd Mason
"Nick is a well prepared and engaging public speaker who can tailor his presentations to suit any audience, whilst drawing on real life business experiences and anecdotes." Victoria Shoesmith - Venture Marketing Group - Organisers of the Grad Jobs NEC exhibition
"Just wanted to thank you again for your input yesterday into our 6th Form Enterprise Day. I know the students really were excited and appreciated your input and my colleagues have all been really positive as well. Please let me know if there is anything we can do to help you in future." Karen Heppleston -Work Related Learning Coordinator Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre