I started my own business when I bought the communications agency I was running – the American owners had asked me to sack 25% of the staff. I became an entrepreneur in that moment, and grew the business over the next 10 years until it had a turnover of £1 million plus.
If you have a passion about an idea and believe there is a business opportunity, do not let others dissuade you from realising your dream
Rob Peterson - Petersenspr
Award winning Petersenspr now offers business advice on marketing, advertising and public relations for a variety of organisations in Wales and other parts of the UK. There have been challenges along the way, including bank finance, personnel and corporate interference. I have learned to always seek business opportunities however busy you are, and never take any client for granted.