• Founded in 2002 and helped to Co-
• A society run by students, delivering
speaker events, workshops and
competitions to connect, build, develop
and inspire students within the University.
• 126 existing members from a variety of
We encourage people think creatively and innovatively.
We engage with members and help them to learn and grow.
We always aim to help members with their start-ups and their
We create and develop connections.
We always act with complete integrity.
Designed to mimic the BBC television,
the contestants compete in tough
business tasks facing the judging each
week in the board room to see who is
fired and who will be continuing in the
Like most events, the Student
Apprentice was held in prestigious
University areas such as the pictured
There were over 100 Applicants, with
10 Contestants and 1 Winner who
walked away with £500 and an
Internship. This year, the internship will
be given by a judge from a company
as part of our Main Partner
Each event is filmed to increase the
pressure, and to create promotional
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“A great way to develop
team ethos, I loved it”
“A Brilliant Skill
“An opportunity to
Layla-Jane Stacey Founder and
Managing Director of React marketing,
led a workshop on how to create a PR
strategy for a business case study.
Over 40 students attended to learn
about a range of skills. The interactive
workshop encouraged lots of
engagement and interest in a new
skills set, and helped students think
about key transferrable skills that were
important to develop when for their
“I think It’s good to
leave with a tangible
“I love the feeling of
Example Speaker event:
Giles English the CEO and Founder of
the luxury watch brand Bremont. He
spoke about his experiences and how
to establish a successful global brand.
Bremont is an award winning British
company producing beautifully
engineered chronometers in Henley
on Thames, England.
The 80+ attending students heard the
inspirational story of the growth of a
business from start-up to established
luxury brand with themes covered
from engineering to marketing.
“Pizza and inspiration,
what’s not to like?”
“I’ll definitely be back”
“I’m motivated to go out
and achieve something
'It was a pleasure to come down to Southampton and speak
at a Fish On Toast event. Xavier and Laura were very well
organised and we had a lively discussion around Lean
methodology and how to launch your first start-up'
Fergie Miller - Founder of Varsity Ventures and Fish on Toast Speaker
Tony Ransley –Director at Vetasi Limited, and Fish on Toast Advisory Board Member
‘I’m astounded that this is going on and ran by students.
There was nothing like this when I was a student and I wish
that there were. It’s amazing to see what students can do’.
Benefits if you would like to sponsor us
Interacting with our members
Our members represent the top 1 percent of our University, they are motivated, driven individuals,
self selecting and interested in business. You will gain the benefit of being able to attend our events
and interact with our students through networking sessions or making announcements at our events.
Promoting your brand
You will be give the opportunity to advertise your brand at our weekly events, conferences and through
any promotional material that we can help to distribute, e.g. undergraduate and graduate
Sponsors will be placed in prominent positions on our growing social channels: Facebook (1938)
Twitter (1039) and Email (726).
Companies will have extensive access to the students who will possess entrepreneurship and
business skills, and those that may generate new and exciting ideas.