Speaker: Nic Jones

Nic Jones is the host. Planet Driven Brands is a Podcast series for all of those interested in how brands are impacting positive change for the planet.

Episode 31: Amanda Rolat, Founder @ Bramble

Amanda Rolat shares her story of how she went from lawyer to vegan pet food entrepreneur. And its all thanks to her beloved Harry!

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Episode 30: Andy Cording, Marketing Director @ Hexcite Group

Andy Cording talks about sustainability in the retail environment and how brands and retailers are stepping up their game. As he says: “We’ve got to create spaces within our retail environments to tell the sustainability story as accurately as possible in a way that is relevant and exciting to consumers!”

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Episode 29: Belal Habib, Head of Global Brand Owner Collaboration @ Siegwerk

Belal Habib chats to the Planet’s Agency about Circularity withinb the packaging industry. As he says: “Let’s put our hands up and not blame just one particular industry for this issue that we’re in. We’re all in it together!”

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Episode 28: Che Green, Co-Founder @ The Moonshot Collaborative

Che is a consumer insights guru and here he gives us the benefit of his huge experience with people and brands. As he says: “Absolutely the responsibility is on brands to move in a more sustainable direction, but many of them are not going to do that without the consumer impetus there, and the consumer sentiment being behind these changes.”

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Episode 27: Sarah Luiz, Founder of Positive Impact Entrepreneurs

Sarah Luiz discusses the systemic changes needed to build better, more innovative businesses and rallies around our need to tackle waste.

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3 key lessons from the Planet Driven Brands Podcast

3 key lessons from the Planet Driven Brands Podcast It’s been a whirlwind, but here I am 26 pods (at time of writing!) broadcast and another 25 in the editing suite! How did that happen? Easy to answer: A pal or two suggested: ‘why don’t you do a podcast’ back in February…so I did 🙂…

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Episode 26: Claire Smith, Vegan Entrepreneur & Impact Investor @ Beyond

Claire is a leader in the sustainable, plant-based, ethical investment community.
Today we capture her journey, through investment banking to set up the fast growing Beyond group.

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Episode 25: Andrew Ely @ Ely Advisory Services

Planet Driven Brands Podcast Andrew Ely. Andrew has over 5 years experience with the sales and marketing of plant-based brands into UK and EU retail. He spent most of that time bringing Green & Gold to the UK, establishing and growing it – it also explains his passion for oats! Andrew shares his wisdom with…

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Episode 24: Bobi Carley, Head of Media and Diversity & Inclusion Lead @ ISBA

Bobi is a highly experienced media and advertising professional who I have had the pleasure of knowing for over 25 years!

Bobi is now heading up media at advertisers representative group ISBA and most interestingly for us, she is also the lead on diversity and inclusion, which within the advertising industry has been a particular ‘conundrum’ for many years. Here Bobi tackles the issues head on!

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Episode 23: Mike Ward, Head of Marketing @ Singular.Live

Planet Driven Brands Podcast Mike Ward. Mike heads up marketing for a fascinating ‘intelligent overlay’ platform, Singular.Live Here Mike leads us through this technology and explains how it is adding to the sustainability strides being made within live broadcast. He highlights areas that desperately needed to change and explains how broadcasters lead by Sky are…

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