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Rising Star Shortlist

Rising Stars logo, Rising Stars ShortlistFind our Rising Star shortlist and browse our inspirational nominees here. Our shortlist comprises of women from across all of our categories including EA & Pas, banking, consultancy, HR & Recruitment, Insurance, Investment Management, Law, Media, Sport, Technology. The awards are the only awards of their kind to focus solely on the pipeline of female talent below management level. The aim of the 2015 awards is to recognise and celebrate 50 female role models and individual contributors across 10 different industries who represent the future leaders of tomorrow.

WeAreTheCity.com was founded in April 2008 and launched in September 2008, with the aim of providing information to women who wish to progress in their careers via networking and events.  The concept of the website is to provide services that not only help women develop themselves both personally and professionally, but also contributes to a wider strategy of supporting working women in the UK more broadly by bringing together the charity sector and potential entrepreneurs on to one common platform.

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04
Nov

Rising Stars 2016: So what happened next for our winners? | Part Five

In 2016, thanks to the help of a number of amazing supporters and sponsors, WeAreTheCity ran its Rising Star awards programme for a second year. The aim of the awards was to identify 100 future leaders and role models under, management level, across 20 different industries. After more than 800 nominations and an intensive judging...
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11
Oct

Rising Stars 2016: So what happened next for our winners? | Part four

In 2016, thanks to the help of a number of amazing supporters and sponsors, WeAreTheCity ran its Rising Star awards programme for a second year. The aim of the awards was to identify 100 future leaders and role models under, management level, across 20 different industries. After more than 800 nominations and an intensive judging...
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23
May

Celebrating this year’s Rising Star Shortlist | Vinita Ramtri

I wake up before the alarm goes off. It’s only 4.30am and ouch, I feel hung over. Yet, all I drank last evening was lemonade! Or was it cranberry juice? Well actually, I don’t even remember because I was on a high even before the drinks began – for I was high not on alcohol,...
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April Pardoe
20
Jul

April Pardoe | The Breastfeeding Network | EA/PA

I am a 39 year old married mum of one 15 year old daughter. I have worked my way up from Admin Assistant to PA to the CEO over the past 12 years and am finally in my dream job! I spent 10 years working in various branches of the public sector and now work...
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Dalya
20
Jul

Dalya Bernstein | Select Concierge | EA/PA

Dalya Bernstein, DipPA AMInstLM Dalya is an award winning EA with a wealth of experience within the PA/EA industry. She has been Executive Assistant to a high profile/high net worth Entrepreneur for the past 5 years and has a wide range of skills including extensive diary management, corporate travel management, event planning, social media management...
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Karen Glenn
20
Jul

Karen Glenn | BritVic | EA/PA

I have done various jobs during my lifetime, ranging from back office support in the money markets, being a “Havenmate” for Haven holidays, customer assistance for Ford Motor Company, through to working in IT as a database administrator. It was during that role I found myself facing redundancy at the end of 2008. It was...
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Vicki Ghiotti
20
Jul

Vicki Ghiotti | Sodexo

Vicki joined Sodexo in 1994 following various PA roles within the pharmaceutical, IT and medical industries. Vicki left Sodexo in 1999 to become self-employed and successfully ran a secretarial business from home providing support to local businesses and individuals. Vicki returned to Sodexo in 2001 as PA to the Business Development Manager, Justice Services. During...
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15
Jul

Memona Mohammad | BT

I value being an ambassador for the technology community, demonstrating female contribution and innovation to the industry. I started my career as an apprentice in BT Technology, Service & Operations, helping to build the virtual network connections for business end-users and even for the Olympics! Now aged 22, I recently moved to BT Global Services,...
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