The Youth Group Named "The innovative job support service" in Startups 100
The UK’s longest running index of disruptive new startups, the Startups 100, has released its 2021 lineup with The Youth Group on this years list.
16 Oct 2021
Run by the UK’s most established website for entrepreneurs, the Startups 100 offers a showcase of new businesses that demonstrate innovation, solid financials, economic impact, and the ability to scale. The list has previously identified brands including Revolut, Deliveroo, HelloFresh and Bulb. The Youth Group are excited to announce they are on this years list.
Being the UK's largest community of young people (1.7million community size), The Youth Group enable young people to thrive by providing them access to jobs, skills and mentors.
Established in 2008, the Startups 100 index identifies privately-owned UK companies launched in the last 5 years that demonstrate innovation, solid financials, economic impact and the ability to scale.
The 2021 list reflective of post-pandemic world with at-home care service, digital wills and petcare app all in top ten. The Youth Group, which was established in 2019 has already ammassed a huge list of partners from Google to Pret, LADBible, National Grid, Capita, Nestle, Coop and 700+ more to provide young people hope, skill and opportunity.
Richard Parris, Managing Editor at Startups said:
After a particularly difficult year for businesses we are happier than ever to celebrate UK success stories. Every year the Startups 100 shows how UK businesses are responding to the issues, concerns and trends of the time. Entrepreneurs solve problems - whether that is the home care crisis being tackled by businesses. You can see UK businesses innovating to meet the challenges of the time - and being very successful whilst doing it!
Leon Marseglia, Group Director at The Youth Group said:
We are very excited to be named in the Startups 100 List of Most Disruptive New UK Businesses. Our focus has always been towards providing young people acces to jobs, skills and mentors to enable them to thrive in today's world. Everyone at The Youth Group puts young people at the forefront of every decision we make. We would not have been able to provide over 90,000 young people real jobs, complete of 19,000 mentoring sessions or broker the confidence in young people without our amazing 700+ partners we work with.