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Jun 07, 2017

Young entrepreneurs to battle it out in Dragons' Den style clash

Budding business entrepreneurs will battle it out in a Dragons' Den style competition in a bid to win cash for their start-up companies. Young Enterprise Scheme secondary students in Years 12 and 13 from Marlborough will be among students from across the top of the south to compete against each other for first place.

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Marlborough Boys' College student Jack Dalton will be among those competing with an app he invented to help students apply for university scholarships.

The battle will feature More FM's Breakfast host Gary McCormick as Master of Ceremonies.

Broadcaster Gary McCormick will host the upcoming Dragons' Den style competition.
PETER MCDONALD

 

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology regional co-ordinator Anne Thoroughgood says the students are showing a real curiosity for business, and are naturally innovative. 

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