The story of a global start-up plus a guide for turning your ideas into action.
Derek Handley is a New Zealand entrepreneur, speaker and the founding CEO of The B Team; a not-for-profit initiative to create a future where the purpose of business is to be a driving force for social, environmental and economic benefit, co-founded by Sir Richard Branson, Jochen Zeitz. He is a Sir Peter Blake Trust Leader, KEA World Class New Zealander and was the Ernst and Young Young Entrepreneur of the Year of 2009. Derek co-founded global mobile marketing company The Hyperfactory, selling it to NYSE-listed media giant Meredith Corporation in 2010. He has founded and helped build multiple international start-up companies including Snakk Media which listed on the NZ Stock Exchange in 2013 to great interest.