Johnny Paterson
Johnny Paterson
Johnny Paterson is Co-founder of Dr. PAWPAW alongside his wife Pauline. They've been running the business for almost a decade and in just 3-4 years have managed to grow the business from 20,000 to a multi-million pound turnover. Now entering their next stage and aim to progress the business to reach over the 10 million mark. Their products can be found all around the world in over 35+ countries including the UK, US and South Korea. A British made and manufactured brand, their products are the very essence of feel good beauty and through their philanthropic work they give back to various charities.
Three great reads to really help you run a business

Three great reads to really help you run a business

Johnny Paterson
Jun 14 '24
In this article, Johnny Paterson, the Co-Founder of Dr.PAWPAW, reveals how certain books have had a great impact on how he approaches and thrives in his professional and personal life
Bootstrapping a larger business

Bootstrapping a larger business

Johnny Paterson
May 28 '24
In this article, Johnny Paterson, the Co-Founder of Dr.PAWPAW, dives into the intricacies of steering a larger business through the bootstrap phase and offers four tips to navigate its challenges
Bootstrapping your business from a startup

Bootstrapping your business from a startup

Johnny Paterson
Mar 8 '24
Discover the secrets to success in bootstrapping your business from the ground up. In this article, Dr.PAWPAW Co-Founder Johnny Paterson unveils six tips to navigate the challenges of self-funding.
Working in harmony with your bank

Working in harmony with your bank

Johnny Paterson
Aug 2 '22
Three top tips on how to make the most out of your relationship with your bank.
Feeling lonely at the top

Feeling lonely at the top

Johnny Paterson
Jun 17 '22
I consider myself very lucky that I run my business with my wife who is an ongoing support to me.
Export like a champion: The right partners and the right products will see you go far

Export like a champion: The right partners and the right products will see you go far

Johnny Paterson
May 11 '22
In this article Dr.PAWPAW MD Johnny Paterson talks about exporting. Johnny, currently an Export Champion appointed by the Department for International Trade (DIT), helps to give businesses’ the confidence to export from the UK to the rest of the world.

Why are you scared to increase your prices? Delivery, communication and confidence are key

Johnny Paterson
Apr 26 '22
We’re delighted to be sharing with you a monthly column from Dr.PAWPAW Founder, Great British Entrepreneur of the Year National winner 2020 and DIT UK Export champion, Johnny Paterson.