Simon Biltcliffe is an award winning CEO, international public speaker and business expert; widely acclaimed for his talks on his Marxist-capitalist business model, as well as talks on employee motivation and running a thriving organisation in the 21st century.
An IoD Director of the Year, he is the founder and CEO of sustainable integrated marketing agency Webmart, and the world’s first digitally driven print platform, Trade Print Management. From starting Webmart with just £10,000 of his own savings, Simon has turned the business into a £20 million turnover organisation with just 40 employees whilst implementing his unconventional business model and maximising everyone’s I.E.F (Intellectual, Emotional and Financial) return.
Driven by his strong moral values, Simon implements capitalist principles to create value in the organisation and implements Marxist principles to redistribute that wealth back to the company and the wider community. The success and originality of this business model has led to Simon speaking on this topic at various conferences and events.
Simon’s esteemed career in the print industry has lead him to be in the Printweek Power 100 for the last 10 years and the success Webmart has resulted in the business picking up awards from the National Business Awards over the past 3 years, including European Business Award for Innovation, 2019 and the 2022 Inspirational Leader award from Connect Yorkshire.
Simon can speak about a range of topics, from business culture to sustainability and the environment. His most popular talks are below:
- Creating A Purposeful & Profitable Business
- Marxist-Capitalism: making business benefit people and the planet
- Succession Planning: building a world-class team from Gen Z up