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Inspirational Network Leaders
30% club
22
Jul

“Great heterogeneity leads to better decision making” Brenda Trenowden, Chair of the 30% Club, tells WeAreTheCity

“Great heterogeneity leads to better decision making,” said Brenda Trenowden, Chair of the 30% Club, who recently spoke to WeAreTheCity about her plans for the group. According to Trenowden “there is a strong correlation between good company performance and diversity” and she plans to further the 30% Club’s efforts by “moving beyond diversity on boards...
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14
Apr

Inspirational Woman: Sarah Pavlou | President of International Women in Business

Tell us a bit about yourself, background and what you do currently For over 20 years I have been working in the Retail industry. I started my career as a Saturday girl in a UK ladies fashion brand to 20 years later opening UK brands across the globe, reaching CEO level. This international journey lent...
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31
Mar

Inspirational Woman: Steph Savill | Entrepreneur & Founder of FOXY Lady Drivers Club

Steph Savill set up the UK’s first motoring club for women after her daughter’s bad garage experience. She wanted to make sure that other Mums and daughters didn’t get treated that badly in future. She runs the UK’s award-winning motoring club for women, FOXY Lady Drivers Club, and a network of female friendly garages, repairers,...
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17
Mar

Inspirational Woman: Nicola Huelin | Founder of CEO Mums

Nicola Huelin is a sought-after business, career & lifestyle coach and author of the forthcoming book “Small Business, Big Success, Great Lifestyle”, the ‘how- to guide’ for professional mothers wanting to start and grow a successful business and create a great family lifestyle. Nicola is also founder of CEO Mums. They especially don’t want to...
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04
Nov

Inspirational Woman: Maxine Benson MBE and Karen Gill MBE | Co-founders of everywoman.com

Responsible role modelling – ITW with the brains behind everywoman.com: co-founders Maxine Benson MBE and Karen Gill MBE Max and Karen have known each other for 35 years, since having a good time travelling around Australia. When, 15 years ago, they quit the corporate world to start their own TV business, they realised how tough...
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22
Aug

Inspirational Woman: Claire Mitchell | Founder of The Girls Mean Business

I set up The Girls Mean Business 18 months ago, following more than 15 years working in marketing. I wanted a forum for business women to vent their frustrations or share their worries about work. The idea is to inform and inspire, to show that there is a better way to do things. It’s about sharing our...
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12
Aug

Inspirational Woman: Lady Val Corbett | Founder Lady Val’s Professional Women’s Network

Born in Cape Town, Val Corbett has had a career in the media spanning national newspapers, magazines and BBC television. She was founder director of an independent TV production company producing several programmes for BBC TV and Channel 4. After that she co-wrote six novels but now gains far more satisfaction from connecting women through...
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17
Jan

Inspirational Woman: Ali Meehan | Imagineer of Costa Women

Ali Meehan has enjoyed a varied and interesting career; from a Canterbury law firm, to an export wholesaler with lots of travel, to a business development consultancy in the oil and gas industry in the Middle East. Now living in Spain, Ali and her husband run a social media consultancy business sociomimetics.com helping to demystify...
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