Business development Praseeda Nair · 20 January 2017
Holly Willoughby sets up new business with Dragons? Den star?
An unlikely partnership has been struck between two of Britain’s most familiar on-screen faces, as Dragons? Den entrepreneur Peter Jones enters into business withholly Willoughby. ITV’s This Morning presenter will run Truly Group an interior design company with Tara Capp, Jones? wife. According to Companies House records, Truly Group was registered in September 2016, and early reports have suggested that the business will be officially unveiled in the coming months. A source revealed to The Sun newspaper that talks between the pair had quietly been growing in pace. they can’t wait to get it off the ground, but there’s still plenty of work to do first, the insider said. Companies House records list Jones as the secretary of Truly Group, with Capp and Willoughby among the three directors. Despite Willoughby’s signing of a golden handcuffs? deal with ITV in 2013 earning the channel exclusive rights to her services it is reported that the venture will not interfere with her TV responsibilities.
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