skip to primary navigationskip to content

C1209 Selected as a Startup With High Potential for International Scale

last modified Dec 14, 2018 04:40 PM
ideaSpace City members C1209 have been selected by Virgin as a startup with high potential for international scale, as part of the Virgin StartUp StepUp programme. This follows on from a recent feature in British Vogue which named C1209's Franklin bag as 'One of the Best Office Bags For Women'. 

The Franklin bag is the flagship product of C1209, an idea conceived by founder Jacqueline Gilbert. Jaqueline saw an gap in the market for a bag that meets the needs of professional women who want the edge when it comes to making a first impression.

The bag has a hybrid strap solution which means it can transform from a top-handle tote to a daytime backpack with a quick adjustment. And it also incorporates a shock proof laptop sleeve and room for everything a professional needs, from bulky documents to a change of footwear.

Read the full Vogue article here

RSS Feed Latest news

ideaSpace Vacancy - Community and Office Manager (Maternity cover)

Oct 03, 2019

ideaSpace are looking for an Operations and Office Manager (part time and maternity cover) based at ideaSpace West in the Hauser Forum. The closing date for applications is 17th October 2019 at 5pm.

LESSONS FROM A FOUNDER: Getting the Basics Right For Your Startup

Sep 27, 2019

Every business will experience failures - some misfires will be part of the process but others could spell disaster for your startup. Experienced founder and angel investor, Matthew Cleevely, recently hosted our Basics of Building a Business event and invited along three professionals he considers to be integral to the growth of his business. Here he discusses how their support has helped his company, 10to8, build the foundations for success and how others can avoid organisational, environmental and strategic failure.

View all news