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Dhillan Bhardwaj: Speaking at the Marketing & Advertising Expo

Dhillan Bhardwaj


How Authentic Brands Make Millions- Live Interview

In an age where evolving technologies seem to make marketing tactics increasingly complicated can brands achieve success by just being true to themselves?

In this interview, Dhillan Bhardwaj, who became a millionaire at the age of 16 by designing clothes in his parent’s garage will tell his story.

Dhillan’s organization, Ratchet clothing, has gained celebrity clientele including Rhianna, Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift creating an engaged community on social media. Dhillan''s lessons in entrepreneurship are sure to leave you with a new perspective on how authentic brands can transform business success.

About Dhillan Bhardwaj

This UK born, self-made entrepreneur with a larger than life personality, founded the influential label, Ratchet Clothing. Using fashion as a way to celebrate diversity, individuality and freedom, Ratchet took the Internet by storm having gained tens of thousands of followers on Facebook within its first month of starting. It all began when Dhillan dropped out of a photography course during his first year of college. Keen to hone his talents, Dhillan began experimenting with tie-dye designs in his family’s garage before opening his first shop in Nottingham. Soon the sales picked up and the Ratchet Empire fast flourished making a million at the age of 16, employing 17 people in a few short weeks. Now with a social presence of over half a million followers, Dhillan uses his voice to campaign passionately for causes such as equality, mental health and social injustice. He can regularly be seen and heard on BBC News, Sky News and BBC Asian Network.