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Magic Whiteboard supports Theo Paphitis in Leeds at event for 1400 young entrepreneurs

On Monday 3rd October at Leeds Armouries Theo Paphitis and Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard inspired over 1400 students from 100 local schools in Yorkshire. Magic Whiteboard is now Theo's most successful investment on Dragons' Den.

Mr Paphitis was supporting a BA Honours degree in Enterprise Development at Huddersfield University, which has helped a number of young entrepreneurs develop successful businesses.

Watch a video of Theo arriving in his chrome Maybach wiith an interview with Theo Paphitis & Neil Westwood

Theo Paphitis interviewed Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard and Sarah and Laura from another of his investments Wedgewelly on stage in front of 1400 students about what it is like being on Dragons' Den and what it's like running a business.

Professor John Thompson, founder and director of the course, said “Students come with a whole raft of ideas and the contribution by Theo and other business people is vital to the course to help to steer the students in the right direction, as well as them being supported by University staff.”

On 5th October 9pm BBC2, Magic Whiteboard will also appear on the Dragons' Den follow up programme - How to Win in the Den

 


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