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Brain Train World is on board with Train Chartering

December 4, 2006 - Train Chartering is supplying the train for Nick Holme's Brain Train World, which will allow selected entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to invited investors during journeys between London & Edinburgh and at a conference centre in Edinburgh in April 2007.

Brain Train World will shortly be sending invitations to people worldwide, suggesting that they take part in this unique experience, which may turn their dreams of running their own business into reality.

In April 2007, the private First Class train departs London en route for Edinburgh with 250 handpicked entrepreneurs and investors. All the entrepreneurial guests will have the desire to make a difference to their own lives and to turn their dreams into reality. A competition is being held on board to find the overall best business idea, as well as marrying up entrepreneurs with investors. The winning idea will receive guaranteed £50,000 (around $97,500 or €74,150) funding as well as potential investment from the onboard investors. Aspiring entrepreneurs should register their interest now via the Brain Train World website

Simon Pielow from Train Chartering says "Nick Holme's Brain Train World will naturally intrigue anyone with an entrepreneurial flair. The train is perfect for developing relationships; having direct access to investors will fire the imagination of entrepreneurs worldwide."

Train Chartering ( is the pioneer of a coordinated approach to sourcing, theming and crewing special trains for large group travel, corporate & private events, film locations & airport / cruise transfers. This full service approach is enhanced by comprehensive guest management, including ground handling & transfer services.


For more information
Train Chartering: Simon Pielow +44 (0)1249 890176

Brain Train World: Nick Holme

Notes for editors

  1. Photographs of the Train & press briefing notes from 01923-783 347 or email
  2. A private train is the most comfortable way to travel on land. Train Chartering plans the best train, route & timetable for the client. For the Brain Train World, Train Chartering is running a private charter First Class Train.
  3. Brain Train World is the inspiration of Nick Holme, a former Zimbabwean, now living in Scotland. As an entrepreneur, investment usually comes top of the list and this inspired Nick to dream up the Brain Train World - a unique opportunity of putting entrepreneurs and investors together in one place with the added fun of it being on a private train. Brain Train World will offer a unique networking opportunity for people to marry up business ideas with potential investors. Nick is speaking to television companies about Brain Train World, with a view to a series that will have great public interest.
Brain Train World is on board with Train Chartering

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