In our First Place Series, the entrepreneurs featured in Growth in a Difficult Decade show us photos of the unusual places where they took their first steps to success. You can see the complete gallery here, and enter a competition to win £1000 of Regus products.
Anne Jerstrom discovered surfing on this beach in Costa Rica. Within 3 months she had quit her job. Within two years, her swimwear startup Calavera had its first cash injection, and was launching its first line.