It’s International Women’s Day on 8 March, so there has never been a better time to celebrate the achievements of female entrepreneurs and network with your peers.
Learn about the triumphs and challenges of running your own business from our award-winning panellists and guest speakers, as they reveal their start-up stories, their highs, lows, practical tips, and how they found their purpose.
Labour of love: How we did it
Laura Amos, founder, The Dessert Deli
Tarryn Gore, founder, Kafoodle
Antonia Burrell, founder, Antonia Burrell Holistic Skincare
Chair: Kate Bassett, head of content, Management Today
Going against the grain: Renée Elliott, founder, Planet Organic and Beluga Bean
A self-proclaimed small-town American girl, Renée came to England in 1986, spotted a gap in the market for upmarket organic produce and opened Planet Organic, the UK’s first organic supermarket. Last year, she co-founded Beluga Bean, a business and life skills academy for women. Here, Renée shares her story of challenging conventional thinking and finding the courage to go against the grain.
Find your truth: Jessica Huie, author and founder, Color Blind Cards and JHPR
From starting her career as a showbiz journalist, Jessica went on to launch Color Blind Cards, credited as the first independent multicultural greeting card line to be stocked in the UK high-street. Labelled one of Britain’s Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs by the Evening Standard, she now runs award-winning PR agency JHPR and is the author of PURPOSE, find your truth and embrace your calling. Jessica reveals how you can redesign your life, reconnect and discover your voice. Join us for an exploration of who we are beneath our labels…
Your ticket includes breakfast refreshments, lunch and tea and coffee and all workshop materials.