Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
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Loughborough University

Enterprise Awards 2013

Graduate Enterprise

Joanne Lloyd and Frances Collins

Graduate
Claud Williams
Year of graduation
BA Sport Management (School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences) 2012
Company
The Creative Circle

Claud Williams’ company, The Creative Circle, supplies a range of creative services including photography, video production and graphic design.

The company has evolved over a number of years, growing from a one-man photography service to an exciting creative collective of freelance media artists.

When Claud’s previous venture – Starlight Imagery, launched while he was still a student – proved to be so popular he had more bookings than he could manage, he realised that he had to expand.

He found himself a business partner, Bola Awoniyi, to help manage the flourishing company and a studio – in Loughborough’s Church Gate Mews – to work from.

The pair has since been joined by two interns who manage the company’s HR and marketing as well as a growing number of talented freelance photographers and video artists who bring a wealth of talent to the company’s varied commissions.

Their client base is growing, with a range of really diverse projects, including Grammy-award winning US rappers and the stars of the University’s own Inspiring, Enterprising Graduates Campaign!

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