Success Stories

“It has been really useful to have the support of GetSet Adapt. My one-to-one sessions with Lee have helped me to understand how I can balance my ethical aims with the commercial need”…

Emma is bringing sewing to the high streets of Plymouth with pop-up shops….

Viv Spencer describes herself as a “visual artist – drawing, printmaking, painting – with a studio in Peverell, Plymouth, who is concerned with the challenge of portraying the landscape in a contemporary way.” …

After graduating with a BA Hons degree in Commercial Photography for Fashion, Advertising & Editorial, Selina Hall freelanced for a while before recently opening her own photographic studios in Mutley, Plymouth. …

“GetSet Adapt has helped me to focus on where he wanted to be in terms of the business and I have been busy, already achieving many of the planned targets for the next two years”…

“It’s an exciting phase of the business and GetSet Adapt has helped me to focus on what I need to do to achieve my ambitions which is so valuable”…

Zowie & Gareth Rees realise their dream of building their own business, around their shared love of outdoor cooking… with little help from Lockdowns and GetSet grow Devon!…

Based in Plymouth, The Diversity Business Incubator CIC is a business hub for minority ethnicity entrepreneurs.  It has a vision to lead innovation in start-ups and entrepreneurship for the BAME community in the city and more widely across Devon…

An illustrator and artist by trade, Beth sells plantable greeting cards on seed paper via Etsy and wholesale through local gift shops…

Plymouth based co- founders Jason Skelton and Elise Wilkes Brand both had backgrounds in the architectural profession and a real desire to help their local community…

The Covid pandemic meant a long stint of remote working for Naomi Wisbey and an opportunity to learn how to make some seriously good bread…

Having recently returned to the UK from Australia Justin Moyle wanted to set up a coffee shop with a twist…

A career as Development Director, fundraising in education settings and supporting expectant and new mothers plus her experience as the parent of two young energetic girls, was the inspiration for Sofee – an innovative new play sofa which offers “creative play made simple” …

“The Outset team were so friendly and approachable, and they helped to build my self-confidence and keep me focused when it was needed.”…