#13 Chris Jammer - Founder of Strawberries & Creem Festival - Coming Out, Business & Mental Health
Extra Ordinary with James Wallis
Hello and welcome to extra ordinary with me James Wallis. This week i’m talking to model and business founder Chris Jammer.Chris has an incredible personal and progressional story. From being a 4th generation Cambridge Uni student and dealing with mental illness throughout his time there to building a formidable festival that is going from strength to strength.In this interview we talk about academic pressure, coming out and of course his incredible business and all the trials and tribulations that come with it.Enjoy the show
Chris Jammer is a cambridge graduate, entrepreneur, TV personality, model, Charity Ambassador and active member of the BAME LGBTQ+ community. Chris is also the co-founder of one of the fastest growing Festivals in the UK, Strawberries & Creem, and at 26 was a nominee for Forbes Top 30 under 30.His word of the day is GRIEF. CW: This episode contains themes some listeners may find upsetting. CONNECT WITH CHRIS: I: @chrisjammerT: @Chris_Jammer #AnthemsBlack is a collection of 31 original manifestos, speeches, stories, poems and rallying cries written and voiced by exceptional UK Black contributors. It was created, executive produced and sound designed by Hana Walker-Brown with producers Bea Duncan and Jaja Muhammad. The artwork is by Mars West. Resources:Cruse Bereavement CareThe leading national charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.Phone: 0808 808 1677 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)Website: www.cruse.org.ukMacmillan Confidential support to people living with cancer and their loved ones. If you need to talk, we’ll listen.Phone: 0808 808 00 00 (7 days a week, 8am-8pm)Website: https://www.macmillan.org.uk
For this episode Mark Lemon speaks with festival CEO, television personality and bereavement ambassador, Chris Jammer. Chris speaks to Mark about the death of his mum and how it’s shaped his outlook on life.You can find Chris on instagram and twitter as, Chris Jammer. Chris is an ambassador for children's bereavement charity, Grief Encounter. You can visit Grief Encounter at www.griefencounter.org.uk Helpline 0808 802 0111.Please subscribe, rate and leave a comment wherever you are listening to this podcast. By doing this it will help us to reach more people in need of support at a tough time.This podcast is in support of children’s bereavement charity www.winstonswish.org Helpline 08088 020 021
S2 E11 - 'Happiness' feat. Chris Jammer & Mim Shaikh
This Is Spoke
According to recent data, the happiness of 16-25-year-olds is dropping compared to those of teens from previous decades. But with people constantly documenting their lives on social media, is there any wonder anxiety and depression is on the rise? In this episode, Fenn and Zuu explore whether we are an unhappy generation and the different ways we can all become happier. Joined by the CEO of Strawberries and Creem Fest and winner of Shipwrecked 2019, Chris Jammer, and Radio 1Xtra DJ and documentary filmmaker, Mim Shaikh. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Rude Kid stopped by the studios to chat about his single Banger After Banger featuring Ghetts. Chris Jammer, organiser of Strawberries and Creem Festival, chatted about the Shaggy and Wiley headlining the festival. Harley, Mikill and Reece celebrated National Big Wind Day.