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Sponsor Profile: Rory Hackett from Communitec

Rory being interviewed by Classlist

Classlist talks to Rory Hackett from Communitec and how he enjoys working with his local community.

Q1: What is your business and why did you set it up?
Communitec offers a full range of Technology services, and was created to serve both home users and small businesses.

Q2: What made you decide to become an entrepreneur?
I wanted to create businesses which filled a gap in the market that I felt were underserved.

Q3: What is your favourite part of being an entrepreneur?
The fact that no two days are the same!

Q4: Why did you locate your business in this area? What do you like about it?
Marylebone is like a village within London, the sense of community is fantastic.

Q5: Who inspires you most? Why?
Richard Branson – He threw inhibition to the wind, and created businesses which he felt people wanted, which were fun and created a great work culture.

Q6: What memory do you have of your own school days?
I loved school, I’d say that my teachers played one of the biggest parts in shaping who I am today.

Q7: What do you like about supporting your local school community?
Schools are a hub within a community, full of life and energy. Being able to engage with parents and kids is hugely rewarding, especially if we are able to provide services which improve everyone’s lives!


About the author

Susan Burton

Susan Burton

Susan is the CEO and founder of Classlist.