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IMAGE Networking Breakfast: #GIRLBOSS

03rd May 2016



Managing your team, your board, your business and yourself

Women on top have a lot to juggle ??busy businesses, hectic home lives and all the commitments that come in between. So, how to you stay ahead and stay sane? How far can you lean in before falling over?

Join IMAGE editor-in-chief Melanie Morris for an eye-opening morning as three women share their stories, learnings, and insights from the corner office.

WHEN Friday, May 20
from 7.30am – 10.00am

WHERE The Marker Hotel, Dublin 2


*Includes luxury seat gifts from Molton Brown, Cadbury Dairy Milk Medley and a blow dry voucher for each attendee from Di Milo hair salon.

For tickets, click here, call 01 271 9615 or email [email protected]


A €100 Marks & Spencer gift card
An overnight stay for two with dinner at No.1 Pery Square. Limerick,
courtesy of Ireland’s Blue Book


?Trish Long 1

Trish Long, Vice President & General Manager
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Ireland

Appointed as VP in 2008 but since 1994 has held a variety of roles within The Walt Disney Company, Trish Long’s present role combines core responsibility for the company in Ireland, overseeing all aspects of the distribution and marketing campaigns in the country for the entire theatrical slate including Walt Disney Animation Studios; Disney live action; Pixar; Marvel & Lucas Films. She is part of the Disney International and European teams, while also working across Disney franchises and with other Disney lines of business to grow the Walt Disney brand in Ireland.?She is a recipient of Disney’s International ?top talent handler of the year award’ and?also a member of the Disney Strategic Foresight EMEA team (Advanced Practitioner) ?. She sits on the boards of the Irish Film Institute; Troy Studios (opening this summer) and the Governing Authority of the University of Limerick.??


Kira Walton, founder, VOYA

With over a decade of experience in the beauty, wellness and spa sector, Kira Walton the co-founder of luxury organic skin care brand VOYA, has been instrumental in every aspect of the business, from bootstrap start-up and guided the business to its current position as? a pre-eminent global brand. Kira Walton’s experience is vast, though her true love is in design, packaging, product development and brand building. This experience has resulted in a wealth of knowledge and a genuine passion for the spa and organic product industries.

VOYA has grown to become a major exporter of Irish beauty products and seaweed based treatments in 37 countries worldwide and with that all the challenges it brings as well as winning countless business and professional awards.

Dr Mary Ryan

Dr. Mary Ryan, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist
Senior Lecturer in University of Limerick Medical School

Dr. Mary Ryan’trained in Trinity College Dublin and obtained her MB BCH BAO in 1992. She then specialized in Endocrinology and General Medicine and she is on the Specialist Registrar. She lectured in Pharmacology in the RCSI and was appointed Consultant Physician and Endocrinology to Barrington’s Hospital in 2001 and also to Aut Even Hospital in Kilkenny where she runs four clinics per month. Dr. Ryan lectures extensively about chronic conditions and lifestyle issues and contributed to RTE’s ?How long will you live? for four years. She has a specialist interest in women’s health and stress management.

Tickets available?here €45, call 01 271 9615 or email [email protected]


In association with?No7