Building Better Business

thumbnail_2021 CD_Website_Podcast Header_2000x476 OP1
2021 CD_Podcast Contributer Post_Twitter_Kresse Wesling_1600x900 V1
Podcast

40.17 mins 08/12/21

Kresse Wesling

Getting creative on waste

Kresse Wesling is an environmental entrepreneur that set up Elvis & Kresse – a company that makes gorgeous luxury accessories from reclaimed materials.

More on Kresse

Kresse Wesling, CBE, is a multi-award winning environmental entrepreneur. After first meeting the London Fire Brigade in 2005, Kresse launched Elvis & Kresse, which rescues and transforms decommissioned fire hose into innovative lifestyle products and returns 50% of profits to the Fire Fighters Charity.  The company now collects 12 different waste streams and has several charitable partnerships and collaborations across industries.

What to expect

Kresse inspires us to think about the huge potential of the waste that normally goes into landfill, and how we can make something truly special out of it.

We get Kresse’s thoughts on what solutions are needed to tackle waste, one of the biggest environmental challenges we face, and hear about the remarkable regenerative agriculture project that she is undertaking.


More episodes
Podcast

19/01/22

Mike Brehme

Mike Brehme is co-founder of Clipper Teas the market leading Fairtrade tea brand.

Podcast

12/01/22

Erinch Sahan

Erinch explains Doughnut Economics, the new economic theory which calls for a new way of business that better serves our communities within the planet’s boundaries, rather than the endless pursuit of profit.

Podcast

05/01/22

Peter Holbrook

Peter joins us from Social Enterprise UK, the national body representing businesses with a social or environmental mission.

STAY UP TO DATE

Stay in the loop with our latest news, competitions, product launches and promotions. Please use this form to update your details and preferences