Simon Biltcliffe is an award winning CEO, international public speaker and business expert; widely acclaimed for his talks on his Marxistcapitalist business model, as well as talks on employee motivation and running a thriving organisation in the 21st century.
An IoD Director of the Year, he is the founder and CEO of national print services agency, Webmart and the world’s first digitally driven print platform, Trade Print Management. From starting Webmart with just £10,000 of his own savings, Simon has turned the business into a £30 million turnover organisation with just 44 employees whilst implementing his unconventional business model and maximising everyone’s I.E.F (Intellectual, Emotional and Financial) return.
Driven by his strong moral values, Simon implements capitalist principles in his business to generate the wealth of the organisation and Marxist principles to redistribute that wealth back to the company and the wider community. The success and originality of this business model has led to Simon speaking on this topic at various conferences and events.
Simon is a experienced speaker and has spoken to large audiences at many events from TEDx, The Marketing Academy, IoD conferences as well as guest talks at the IMD in Lausanne, Harvard Business School, IIT Bombay and the University of Oxford, Saïd Business School to name just a few.
Simon also offers up his time to attend local community initiatives such as young enterprise, and he also extensively mentors individuals, from Olympic athletes to students trying to set up businesses - and all in between.
Simon’s esteemed career in the print industry has lead him to be in the Print Week Power 100 for the last 10 years and the success Webmart has resulted in the business picking up awards from the National Business Awards over the past 3 years, including Employer of the Year in 2016 - Highly Commended