Pink Link International Women's Day Conference
When: March 8, 2023
Where: Preston, United Kingdom
9.30am to 4pm, TUESDAY 8 MARCH – PRESTON NORTH END FC
Join us to mark IWD2023 when we will bring together over 200 supporters of female entrepreneurship at Preston North End Football Club. This busy business focussed day is ideal for entrepreneurs looking to make authentic connections and discover potential new customers and suppliers. Three masterclasses will give you the tools and skills to power up your business and after lunch you won’t want to miss our fabulous inspirational Guest Speakers.
GUEST SPEAKER – MAGGIE OLIVER
Maggie Oliver, was a former Detective Constable with the Greater Manchester Police. Well-known as the whistleblower who exposed the Rochdale child sex abuse ring case and the lack of action that was being taken to bring the culprits to task. Together with her charity, The Maggie Oliver Foundation, she is helping survivors of abuse transform their pain into power and is fighting for justice for victims across the UK.
GUEST SPEAKER – SANDRA COTTAM-SHEA
Sandra Cottam-Shea of SCS Logistics, is the haulage queen! Working with over 130 hauliers across the UK and Europe, has built a successful business in a male dominated industry. Her ‘can do’ attitude has been the driving force behind this multi-million-pound business which keeps goods – and the economy moving.
International Women’s Day is held globally on Wednesday 8th March. We are looking for businesses and organisations who believe in diversity, equitability, and inclusivity to join us for International Women’s Day. If your brand values align with this and you are striving towards a world where difference is valued and celebrated, we are inviting you to get involved and be seen as a leading supporter of gender equality at the Pink Link 2023 International Women’s Day Event.
Venue Address: Preston North End FC, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston, Lancashire PR1 6RU
THREE FREE MASTERCLASSES
Information to follow (Masterclasses can be booked when you purchase your Exhibitor Stand, Full Day or Morning Ticket)
10am Workshop 1 TBC
10.45am 5 REASONS WHY YOUR BUSINESS IS STRUGGLING TO GROW by THE SMALL BUSINESS ACADEMY
The session is a must for any ambitious business owner wanting to scale up, but feels like they take one step forward and three steps back! Jam packed with practical solutions that you can implement straight away!
11.30 am Workshop 3 TBC
Full Day Attendees will enjoy a delicious 3 course lunch by Heathcotes.
Starter; Chicken liver parfait, date and apple chutney, sea salt croutes
Tuscan bean broth, with braised cabbage and pearl barley V
Main; Baked North Atlantic cod, garden pea puree, potato fondant, warm tartare sauce
Little Homity Pie, Celeriac puree, buttered greens V
Dessert; Salted caramel and chocolate pot, fresh raspberries and creme fraiche V