Chesney Bradshaw is the founder of ideaaccelerator.co.za, an on-line resource for people who have the fire to innovate. He has worked with start-ups and businesses in publishing, websites, public relations, photography, fishing, diving, consulting and business broking. His own ventures have been in distribution and publishing. Chesney has consulted to small and medium-sized businesses as well as having owned and managed over five of his own businesses. Qualified in business management, marketing, sales and public relations, he offers innovative insights, advice and information for business owners and managers. Chesney has published several business books to assist startups, small independent businesses and professional consultancies. His publicity experience includes more than 20 years, promoting large and small businesses. Chesney holds an MBA degree from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland, and a degree in Communications Science from the University of South Africa. He is an Accredited Public Relations Practitioner (APR), Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA).