James Connelly (Suitcase Media)
Entrepreneur: James Connelly
Business: Suitcase Media
James provides art and multimedia workshops for homeless hostels. The computers that he uses are recycled and use free open source software.
Participants in workshops get the opportunity to have some ownership of a project and learn real skills that can help them into employment. It improves self-esteem and changes people’s perception about homelessness and disregarded technology.
Elevator Pitch Video
You can watch James' elevator pitch video again in the video player in the top right hand corner of this page.