Episode 47 - David Cook - Social Enterprise Conversations
October 12, 2016•25 min
David Cook has been involved in many different social enterprises over the years. Initially, he was involved without knowing it; something which he expands on in this interview. He has worked for WASPS and the Cultural Enterprise Office, amongst others, and has recently become freelance with his own firm Cook Creative.
David was one of the very first people I met when I began working on the Kibble Podcast Network. He may not remember it, but we met at the first event I attended with the Social Enterprise Summit in Inverness back in June 2015. To think about how the social enterprise landscape has changed since then is remarkable, particularly given that, at the time of writing, it was less than 18 months ago.
As we approach our 50th episode, I’ve been reflecting on the people I’ve spoken to and the things I’ve learned since we launched in September 2015. It’s been just over a year and I still feel very “green”. Social enterprise, and business generally, has so many moving parts. It has