“The Ideas Festival inspired me to come up with a way of sharing what countryside rangers do in a format that I hadn’t considered before.”
There are very few new products today which are so successful that they sell out their complete stock at their launch but that is what happened with Isle O’ Calm.
Estrela, the enterprise company set up by students of Kirkwall Grammar School took part in the Business in Parliament event in Holyrood. You can watch the event here
“Investing in entrepreneurial education will mean that Scotland will be fostering the next generations of Scottish entrepreneurs.”
The team ‘Estrela’ took the Access Award at the Young Enterprise Company Programme final in London on 6 July.
Estrela designed, made and sold a battery-operated, remote-controlled LED lamps, taking inspiration from Orkney’s heritage.