YOUNG BUSINESSWOMEN’S FORUM
Chats with Ireland’s awesomely inspiring businesswomen.
Fast becoming as social as they are inspirational, the next IMAGE Young Businesswomen’s Forum sees three brave, successful ladies join IMAGE editor-in-chief Melanie Morris for an open forum discussion on business, careers, connecting and creativity.
Join us for drinks, treats and plenty of candid insights in this relaxed evening of sharing, insight and a little luxury.
WHEN Wednesday, March 15
Drinks and canapés from 6pm
WHERE The Westbury Hotel, Dublin 2
*Plus exciting seat gifts for all which includes a My Shining Armour make-up pouch, Burt Bees gift set, NOTE lipgloss, Moxi Loves eye catcher buds and The D vitamins.
Write down all your ideas and tips gathered on the night in your limited edition My Shining Armour YBF notebook!
CEO and creator, Miss Fit Skinny Tea
Ruth Hetherington is the owner and creator of the triple award winning Teatox, Miss Fit Skinny Tea. She started her business in 2015 after months of selling loom bands at weekends to get her seed capital. Her business has just turned over €1 million and her products are stocked in almost 2,000 pharmacies & health stores in Ireland & the UK. The Miss Fit team now consists of 8 people. She recently created her second product, The D by Miss Fit Skinny Tea, which is a high strength formulation of the much-needed vitamin D and that has been nominated for an award already. Her third product will launch in May of this year and she aims to have a range of supplements by the end of year.
Twitter: @Instagram: missfitskinnytea
Nicki Hoyne, born and raised in Kilkenny has worked in Dublin and London with brands such as Nintendo, Selfridges, Marc Jacobs, Chloé and Calvin Klein. In 2013, she returned to Ireland to start her online store My Shining Armour, an online accessories and gifting store based in Kilkenny stocking everything from jewellery to stationery and cool homewares. It has its own branded lines as well as stocking kate spade new york, ban.do and Helen Moore, has shipped to 33 countries on 5 continents and appeared in Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle and Grazia. Nicki was nominated for IMAGE Magazine Businesswoman Of The Year Awards 2016 in the start-up category and My Shining Armour is nominated for Best Online in the Xposé Fafinder Awards 2017. Last year’s nominations included Best Irish Independent Retailer at the KFW Awards 2016 and Best Accessories in the Xposé Frockadvisor Awards 2016.
Twitter: @myshiningarmour Instagram: myshiningarmour
Managing director, The Publicity Loft
Amy set up her first marketing and PR agency at the tender age of 24 focusing on lifestyle brands in the areas of fashion, beauty, interiors and travel. By the age of 30 Amy had sold this and went on to establish the Publicity Loft, Irelands first dedicated Beauty PR firm. A multi-tasking virtuoso, Amy has since brought the agency far beyond its PR roots with the establishment of the Digital Loft, a dedicated division developing strategies for brands, online presence, content creation, design and social media management. Renowned for delivering inventive PR and communication strategies that drive commercial success, Amy’s area of expertise is the ability to create engagement that resonates both using traditional and digital platforms. The Publicity Loft was shortlisted in the top 50 PR agencies to watch in 2015 by Business & Finance.
Twitter: @publicityloft Instagram: thepublicityloft
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