Who are you and what do you do?

My name is Dave, I love to cycle, explore, climb mountains, most things to get out the city and get some fresh air!

Besides that, I am the Director and founder of GadgetLine Films, we use story in video to help businesses sell themselves and their products.

How have you found your start-up journey so far?

An emotional roller coaster! But I wouldn’t change it for the world!


What do you listen to whilst you work?

The film music chosen by the client……. Or Spotify Discover to try and hear new things.


What drives you to get up in the morning?

The desire to stay self employed.


What three things can’t you live without?

Arms, legs and head, mainly my head.


What’s your best time-saving trick?

Have regular breaks. My productivity is far higher if I remember to take breaks and weekends!


What have you learnt that you’d like others to know?

Be confident in your product! If you think it can work, don’t give up


Where do you see yourself and your business in 12 months?

Taking on a studio and at least one employee.


The best advice you’ve ever received?

Understand why you do what you do, people buy people, this is your key selling point, especially in your first two years.


Fill in the blank. I’d like to see ___ answer these same questions!

Ash Philips!


Anything else you’d like to add?

Have a goal and don’t give up!

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Check out GadgetLine Films website at www.gadgetlinefilms.com