Winner of the Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award and scored in the top 3 in that month, gaining a place directly on the 2011 Shell LiveWIRE Hot 40, go to the Shell LiveWIRE site at www.shell-livewire.org
Safer Minicabs benefited from the professional support of Vodafone Group lawyers as part of their pro bono work.
DLA Piper has generously supported us by providing pro bono legal advice.
Camden councils Community Safety and Crime Manager Michael Hrycak have expressed an interest and given support and backing to this type of enterprise. As it is a new application to Camden and the market place Camden are keen to see how this takes off and support Safer Minicabs with analysis during the pilot phase and monitor the positive effects it has on the night time economy. This is supported in partnership with Metropolitan Police Camden Superintendent Raj Kohli.
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A sponsored Virgin Media Pioneer gaining support from the Virgin Media Pioneers community. Safer Minicabs has support from the Virgin Media experts in Operations and Sales Management.
Awarded the Level 1 Award in 2011 for the social impact Safer Minicabs bring to the minicab industry and the local community.
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Awarded the Enterprise Graduate Awards in 2009 and Enterprise Business Awards in 2010 by Kingston University, see www.kingston.ac.uk/services-for-business/entrepreneurship/