Investment success

January 2005
Cabinet Maker;1/21/2005, Issue 5422, p3
Trade Publication
This article reports that furniture designer Tracie Herrtage was one of the winners of BBC2's Dragons'Den investment show this week. In the program, designers and investors try to convince a panel of investors to buy into their start-up companies. Herrtage persuaded Rachel Enlaugh, chief executive of gift experience company Red Letter Days to invest 54,000 pounds to launch her Le Beanock company in return for 49% of the shares. Herrtage is now looking for premises to begin full-scale productionof her beanbag-meets-hammock design and is due to begin negotiations with retailers this week.


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