When Caprice Bourret ventured to England from Southern California in 1996 she quickly became one of the most photographed women in the world, appearing on over 300 magazine covers across the globe. She was voted GQ Magazine's Women of the Year and Maxims International women of the year three years running.
She also received rave reviews in the London's West End playing the lead role in 'The Vagina Monologues' and the musical 'Rent'. Caprice later bought the rights to the hit musical 'Debbie Does Dallas the musical' which she produced/starred in. Her swimsuit calendars were a huge success selling throughout Europe for five consecutive years and she has appeared in over 150 TV shows and movies.
Today, Caprice juggles motherhood with being a dynamic businesswoman and the CEO of her own company ‘By Caprice Products’ which, since 2006, has grown to include lingerie, swim wear, nightwear and bedding in its range; all of which is created, designed, financed, modelled and marketed personally by her.
As a proud mother to her two sons, Caprice is also a respected voice on current issues affecting women including surrogacy, fertility treatments and domestic violence. She is a patron of Women’s Trust, an ambassador of Prince’s Trust, and an ambassador of ChildLine. She is also a committee member of Action on Addiction, Breast Cancer Awareness, Battersea Dogs Home and Jewish Blind and Disabled.
Caprice Bourret is renown for her business acumen and enjoys nothing more than stepping out on stage and sharing her lifetime of experiences as one of the UK’s leading motivational business speakers.
Extrovert, astute and highly entertaining, Caprice believes in the importance of sharing her experiences, starting from nothing but a vision, passion and relentless determination to make By Caprice Products a worldwide success. She reaches out to a diverse range of audiences, from university students to SMEs and entrepreneurs starting and pursuing new business ventures. She offers firsthand advice on the challenges of developing new businesses and openly discusses the highs and lows and the importance of financing and marketing strategies. Highly sought-after for her “hands on” experience in today's competitive climate, Caprice Bourret is an ideal choice for global audiences seeking valuable insights into how to succeed in business.
She speaks openly, captivatingly and with refreshing candour, usually for approximately 50-60 minutes, followed by an interactive Q&A session with the audience. The ultimate business model, Caprice is highly articulate, down-to-earth and an excellent communicator. A few recent speaking engagements include:
ICU Business Show
Caprice was invited to be the keynote speaker at Business 2017. Caprice spoke to a 500+ audience to standing ovation from London's Hilton London. She was one of the Keynote speakers alongside Brian Tracy and Lady Michelle Mone.
The Business Show 2017 at ExCel London
Caprice headlined at The Business Show 2017 at ExCel London. Caprice talked about her rise to fame and career transition into business and entrepreneurship to a record breaking crowd.
Cruise Awards October 2016
Caprice co-presented the prestigious Cruise International Awards 2016 at London's swanky Ham Yard Hotel.
Sussex Chamber of Commerce 2016
Caprice was invited to speak at The Sussex Chamber of Commerce Business Leader's Conference in Brighton. Sussex's leading business 2 business event, Caprice's keynote speech set out to inspire business owners and budding entrepreneurs in the region. A networking event followed where attendees shared their stories and experiences.
EWIF Encouraging Women into Franchising Awards 2016
Caprice was a keynote speaker sharing the story of her own success, from modelling to business ownership with By Caprice Products. Highlighting, ‘brand integrity’ and ‘passion’ as paramount to business success. She delivered an inspiring and entertaining speech to the attendees thus inspiring more women into business ownership.
2016 Northern Business Exhibition
Caprice was a keynote speaker alongside Jo Fairley (co-founder Green & Black's Chocolate) and Reed Paget (Founder Ecocap and Belu Water, and MD One Earth Innovation). Caprice spoke for 45 minutes about the ups and downs of starting a small biz and encouraging entrepreneurship. After her compelling and insightful speech she answered questions from the audience.
2015 Great British Entrepreneur Awards
Caprice, along with Oli Barrett, hosted the biggest award show for entrepreneurs in the the UK calendar. Sponsored by NatWest this event celebrated and commemorated business at a start-up level to multi million dollar empires.
Mumpreneur of the year 2015
The UK's largest Mumpreneur Conference and Awards asked Caprice to co-host the 2015 event with Mumpreneur UK co-founder, Laura Rigney. Caprice also gave an engaging and passionate 45 minute speech at the conference to 500 delegates.
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