Peter Jones Meets… is a four part 2013 BBC series in which Peter Jones travels the UK to meet some of the countries top self made entrepreneurs, to delve into the secrets behind their success and attempt to draw parallels which may help to form a blueprint for success. In each episode he meets the people behind two different businesses.
The series follows on from the success of the one off 2011 documentary Peter Jones: How We Made Our Millions which profiled Richard Reed of Innocent and Michelle Mone of Ultimo. In this first episode of the series Peter Jones profiles the following entrepreneurs:
Mark & Mo Constantine
The Constantines, a married couple, are co-founders of ethical soap and cosmetic manufacturer and retailer Lush and still run the hugely popular chain today. The business was turning over £360 million a year at the time of filming.
Chris Dawson is the founder of the discount home goods chain The Range, having started out in business as a market trader. In 2013 the Sunday Times Rich List reported Dawson’s wealth at approximately £1.65 billion.