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Soroptimists East London Talk - Elvis & Kresse

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 19:30 - 21:00
From Decommissioned Fire Hose to Luxury Accessories: The Story of a Purpose Driven Business a talk by Kresse Wesling MBE of Elvis & Kresse Kresse Wesling, MBE, is a multi-award winning environmental entrepreneur and Young Global Leader with a background in venture capital and significant start-up experience. After first meeting with the London Fire Brigade in 2005, Kresse launched Elvis & Kresse, which turns industrial waste into innovative lifestyle products and returns 50% of profits to charities related to the waste. Elvis & Kresse’s first line is made from decommissioned fire hose, 50% of the profits from this line are donated to the Fire Fighters Charity. The company now collects 12 different waste streams, has several charitable partnerships and is involved with collaborations across industries, from fashion houses to FTSE 100
Venue: Valentines Mansion, , Ilford IG1 4XA
Cost: Free to attend Soft drinks and nibbles provided
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