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We have a target of reaching one million members by the end of the year

January 23 2013 - Lyndon Wood, founder and CEO of SunZu The Art of Business, has appointed Samantha Kelly as Women’s Entrepreneur Alliance Ambassador.

Before her appointment, Wexford-based Samantha ran her own business – Funky Goddess – and pitched on Ireland’s Dragons’ Den. She won funding but it was not to materialise. Instead she set up an online business network, with the hash tag IrishBizParty, that meets on line each Wednesday to share tips and advice.

Samantha Kelly said, “I first met the renowned technology entrepreneur and pioneer Bill Liao through Dragons’ Den. He is a Director of SunZu so then introduced me to Lyndon Wood. My feet haven’t touched the ground since then.

“My role is to assist in the recruitment of members, in particular women entrepreneurs. We have a target of reaching one million members by the end of the year. I also write articles and lead the social media activity, including the Twitter feed @SunZuSocial.

“The new SunZu platform at SunZu.com launches in the next few weeks and is very different to Ecademy.com. Lyndon Wood acquired the IP and database in July 2012. SunZu is so cool, it will knock people’s socks off!”

SunZu Founder and CEO Lyndon Wood said, “Samantha has proved her success with social media and is a valuable asset to the business. SunZu will be the friendliest social business network, so who better an ambassador than her?”

Samantha Kelly won recognition for her business Funky Goddess from UK Dragons’ Den star Theo Paphitis and the entrepreneur Jacqueline Gold.

Bill Liao, the founder of CoderDojo, recently joined the board of the new social business network platform SunZu The Art of Business.

As well as being founder of CoderDojo - a global collaboration providing free and open learning about programming technology to young people - Bill Liao is co-founder of the social network service XING and an Investment Partner in SOS Ventures. He is also the author of Stone Soup: The Secret Recipe for Making Something from Nothing.

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Issued on behalf of SunZu The Art of Business.

For further information, please contact Tina Fotherby on 07590 000 817 or Tina@SunZu.com

Photograph of Theo Paphitis and Samantha Kelly courtesy of www.theopaphitissbs.com

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