Richard Leighton


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Name: Richard Leighton
Title: Social Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurial, creative and innovative individual with a track record in the design, development, implementation and management of social projects, programmes, initiatives and enterprises. Having worked with and lead projects for charitable, social, educational and commercial organisations in the UK I have gained skills in research, written and visual communication, project design and development, business planning, support and consulting, funding and investment, financial management, reporting, relationship and partnership development, stakeholder, project and retail management, operations and customer service. Skills and Interests - Social Entrepreneurship / Social Enterprise / Social Investment / Social Innovation / and Social Responsibility.

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Nov 16, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Community development, Employment, Housing, Social enterprise

THE STINGRAY is an initiative that aims to create a platform to utilise unused and derelict public houses in city centre locations across the UK to create a community facility that supports local individuals at risk of homelessness, people not in education, employment or training and entrepreneurs.