Talk by Adam Stone, Rokk Media
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Igniting Enterprise (Entrepreneur Society) are bringing Adam Stone from Rokk Media, an award-winning development company specialising in bespoke software, mobile and technical web development to give at talk at the University.

Adam is a successful, award winning entrepreneur, marketer and technologist with an unwavering belief in high business ethics and social responsibility. He comes from a humble background, with over 26 years owning and running businesses within publishing, marketing and technical sectors. 

Adam sits on several boards, some with equity, including award-winning Rokk Media Ltd, online citizen journalism network - The Daily Group Ltd and SaaS start-up iProperty Log Ltd. He also acts as a business advisor and mentor, freely advising various individuals, companies, charities and organisations.

As a social media pioneer, Adam was one of the earliest exponents of social media marketing within the UK, being a keynote speaker at various conferences. His company is ranked +/- 15 in the Social Media Agencies UK top 500.

Adam is an enterprising technologist who founded the first web development agency in Exeter which subsequently grew to be one of the largest in the UK before exiting in 2002. Renowned for visionary thinking, Rokk Media was one of the first UK digital agencies to develop native mobile apps and currently develops enterprise level software and iBeacon applications for global clients. 

Adam sits on the board of the Exeter Cultural Partnership, Animated Exeter Festival and the steering boards of Exeter College Enterprise Academy and Plymouth University Entrepreneurs Futures Centre. 

The event is aimed at Plymouth University students, staff, alumni and graduates, as well as those from the business and public sector.

Location: Room 103, Mast House, Plymouth University.

Contact Francesco D'Alessio for more information.

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