My eldest is 8 years old. So is Barclay Jones!
I started the business at the height of the recession, with a 6 month old on my knee, telling my designer that I hated the colour pink and to not add that to my logo… oh, how times have changed.
Every year has been a great year for the business, we’ve developed our offering over the years and become a trusted advisor to our clients and a trusted supplier to our partners. We couldn’t be happier with this!
Lucky Number… 8!
The number 8 is a pretty auspicious number, and some Googling around revealed all sorts of weird and wonderful facts around this lucky number! Of course I couldn’t let you go without giving you some random facts for your next pub quiz, so without further ado:
8 Facts about the Number 8
- Lots of great football players wore the number 8 (Lampard, Wright, Juninho )
- The Chinese are mad for the number 8. It means prosperity. In 2003, A telephone number with all digits being eights was sold for US $280,000 to Sichuan Airlines in Chengdu, China.
- The Beijing games started at 8pm on 08/08/2008
- Have a 6 pack? That’s so yesterday – how about an 8 pack?
- In the world of computers, a byte is eight bits.
- Topical: Martin Van Buren was the eighth president of the United States. 1837 – 1841 (and the first US born president!)
- It takes 8 minutes for the Sun’s light to reach the Earth!
- To say we’re excited about Star Wars VIII is an understatement!