Conversations with US and UK Experts Across a Variety of Sectors, brought to you by the British American Business Council Los Angeles (BABC LA), a key Chapter in the largest transatlantic business network.
With 22 chapters and 2,000 member companies (including many of the world’s largest multinationals) based in major business centers throughout North America and the United Kingdom, the BABC offers world-class networking and business opportunities.
Visit the BABC LA at www.babcla.org
26: Meet Hollywood Insider Sandro Monetti
Join BABC LA President, James Langridge, in conversation with multi-award winning showbiz journalist Sandro Monetti, whose hit memoir Confessions of a Hollywood Insider is now available in audiobook, and filmed play Marilyn & Sinatra is streaming on www.BigStreamEntertainment.com.
Learn some of the history behind Sandro's hit book, and as awards season approaches in a Hollywood upended by the pandemic, we'll talk about the past, present and future of the film business.
About The Book... Find out what the biggest stars in Hollywood are really like, from the man who has interviewed them all! More than a hundred big names are featured in behind the scenes tales that take readers to the other side of the velvet rope. Click here to read more about the book
25: Safari Conservation Adventures with Lisa Goldsmith
Join BABC LA President, James Langridge, and Lisa Goldsmith, who recently teamed up with one of South Africa's leading conservation experts, Ian Michler, and created HEADED TO AFRICA | SAFARI CONSERVATION ADVENTURES. Learn about this wonderful organization, which provides exclusive bespoke trips to Africa, while educating guests about wildlife conservation.
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24: Meet the "Relentless" Dean Stott!
Join host BABC LA President, James Langridge, for a fascinating one-on-one conversation with former British Special Forces Soldier, Dean Stott, aka The Frogman. After a 2011 parachuting accident ended his military career, Dean transitioned to the private sector and has since become a record-breaking explorer and adventurer, motivational speaker and best-selling author.Dean’s journey from homeless shelter to Special Boat Service to intrepid adventurer is nothing short of inspirational. In 2018, he cycled the entire 14,000-mile length of the Pan-American Highway, the longest motorable road in the world, in under 100 days (covering 340 miles in one day, on his longest stint). Passing through 14 countries on his expedition, he experienced extreme terrain from the Atacama Desert to the mountains of Alaska (even riding through a tornado), he completed the journey in 99 days and smashed two Guinness World Records in the process.
Buy the Book: Relentless
23: Entertainment During Covid with Rooftop Cinema Club
Join BABC LA President, James Langridge, for a one-on-one interview with Gerry Cottle Jr., the British Founder and Director of Rooftop Cinema Club. With a unique upbringing in a circus family, Gerry was destined to build a career in entertainment! Learn about his life and work, and how he has cleverly pivoted his business model from outdoor rooftops to Covid-safe drive-in theaters.
22: Meet Motor Race Driving Champion Phil Hanson
Join BABC LA President and Host James Langridge for an exclusive one-on-one interview with racing phenom Phil Hanson, winner of this year's FIA World Endurance Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hour race. A proud Brit, he is the youngest driver ever to win both titles! Phil takes us on a joyride for a fascinating behind the scenes look at the exciting world of competitive motor racing.
21: British Education Abroad and BA and MBA Online Degrees
Join BABC LA President, James Langridge, in conversation with Mat Jacobson, Founder & CEO of Ducere Global Business School, who discusses current challenges of upper education in the US, and how centuries-old British accredited universities can offer online degrees to students in North America.
MBA students can gain entry without a Bachelor’s degree
Bachelor students can study their specialized interests, with no General Education course requirements
Why industry applied projects take precedence over exams
How students can work full time, while tailoring online degrees to suit their careers
How an entire MBA or bachelors degree can cost as little at $12,000-$13,000
Ways degree tuition can attract a 100% federal tax credit
Visit the Ducere website at ducere.education