James Rix founder and MD StreetPR landscape on stairs small (002)

James Rix is a young entrepreneur who began his career in the events industry in 2000 when, as a 16-year old student, he got his first job handing out flyers promoting club nights in London’s pubs, clubs and bars. He soon moved into events organising and in 2005 struck out on his own, setting up events company Wicked Student Nights. In February 2017, James and business partner Fergus Harrington set up Harrix Group whihc comprises of Wicked Student Nights and recent acquisition Itchy Feet; a staffing/face-to-face marketing division, StreetPR; a design agency, 1788; and a social media agency, Blue Social.