PINK LINK 2024 SUMMER REGIONAL LANCASHIRE

Wednesday 7 August – The Wellbeing Farm, Edgworth, Bolton, Lancashire

Welcome to our exclusive Pink Link Summer Regional event for women in business! This event promises to be a busy day filled with new connections, learning, networking, and growth.

Empowering women in business is at the heart of everything we do, and we’re thrilled to invite you to our upcoming summer event. This event is designed to inspire, transform, and celebrate the achievements of women entrepreneurs like yourself.

Expand your network and build authentic relationships with like-minded women entrepreneurs, decision makers, powerhouses, and potential collaborators. It’s a day for exchanging ideas, sharing experiences, and building lasting relationships.

GUEST SPEAKERS

Be inspired by successful strong women who have shattered glass ceilings and achieved remarkable success in their fields.

Ngunan Adamu is an accomplished producer, presenter, and international multimedia trainer with over fifteen years of experience at the BBC. She currently leads “UK Black” in the North West, amplifying African Caribbean voices.

As the founder and CEO of iWoman Media, Ngunan promotes diversity and empowerment within the industry. Her initiatives span women’s empowerment, entertainment, exploration, and global inspiration.

Ngunan’s magnetic presence as a host is showcased in her work with Eurovisioncast, the BBC’s official Eurovision podcast, and numerous national awards shows and film premieres. Recently honoured as a Liverpool Icon during the celebrations for Cunard’s newest ship, Queen Anne, she continues to shine.

Ngunan also launched The 1000 Club, empowering Black women entrepreneurs through financial literacy and business development programmes, bridging the wealth gap and fostering entrepreneurial success.

Shalom Lloyd is an award-winning, senior business professional, with over 28 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry.  A British-Nigerian with a BSc and MSc in Pharmacy from the Ukrainian Academy of Pharmacy and an MBA from the University of Liverpool, resulting in a cross-cultural background which has enabled her to push for diversity and cultural awareness in the global business place at every opportunity for herself and others.

Shalom is the Founder of Naturally Tiwa Skincare – a natural, sustainable, synthetic chemical-free skincare company built on valuing healthy, ethical, and sustainable living whilst empowering African women.

Shalom is also the Chief Strategy Officer at Emerging Markets Quality Trials (eMQT), an organisation focused on diversity in Clinical Trials providing the global pharmaceutical industry access to patients in Africa. Additionally, she is the Business Development and Sales Director at JE Oils Nigeria, a company determined to put Nigeria’s shea industry on the map.  

A mother of five amazing children, she held a NED position on the Milton Keynes & Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce and was a Governor at Milton Keynes College. Shalom is a TEDx Speaker, a World Trader Freeman, Honorary Professor of Professional Practice at the University of Buckingham, a Department of Business and Trade Export Champion, a Mentor and a strong believer in the fact that anything is possible!

THE VENUE

The Wellbeing Farm is an award winning events venue that combines enchantment with sustainability. Indulge in a delicious and wholesome lunch featuring locally sourced ingredients. Enjoy good food and great company as you recharge and refuel for the afternoon sessions. Explore the grounds and meet the llamas and sheep – Sandra is waiting to say hello!

Take a look at the photos from our recent International Women’s Day event – according to testimonials, our guests said it was their favourite event to date!

MASTERCLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Our interactive masterclasses and workshops will help you delve deeper into key topics relevant to you and your business. Our expert-led sessions will provide valuable knowledge and practical skills to enhance your business acumen. Unwind and connect with fellow attendees through fun and engaging activities designed to foster collaboration and creativity. There’s something for everyone to enjoy while building meaningful connections.

MENOPAUSE IN THE WORKPLACE – SPARKS HR

In today’s workforce, 8 out of 10 menopausal women remain employed, constituting the fastest-growing workplace demographic. Alarmingly, 1 out of 10 women contemplate resigning due to menopausal symptoms, with 1 in 10 actually leaving their positions. The potential loss of knowledge and experience from businesses is staggering. Moreover, 46% of these women keep their struggles hidden, fearing negative perceptions, while 41% worry about their abilities being questioned. This silent suffering demonstrates the need for knowledgeable managers. Discover how you can help and retain your valuable staff members through the menopause.

As a seasoned HR professional, Alison Allen of Sparks HR, possesses profound insights into the impact of menopause on the workplace. She is passionate about educating and fostering awareness to support colleagues experiencing this life stage. Alison holds accreditation as a Workplace Menopause Trainer, reflecting her unwavering commitment to cultivating a culture of menopause education within organisations. With the surge in awareness about menopause, Alison aims to mitigate the growing employment tribunal claims, which increased by 40% between 2021 and 2022. By championing education and awareness, Alison is transforming workplaces and fostering inclusivity.

GLASS WALKING EXPERIENCE – LAKELAND WELLBEING

Walking on glass is more than an extraordinary physical challenge. Jen Grange at Lakeland Wellbeing will help you identify and address your fears, providing a safe and supportive environment for this profound experience.

  • Break Down Deep-Rooted Fears: Uncover and dismantle the subconscious fears and limiting beliefs that hold you back.
  • Achieve Mental Clarity: Gain insight into the origins of your fears and understand how they have been created and fuelled over time.
  • Become Fully Present: Enhance your ability to stay present, mindful, and connected with your inner self.

Previous participants have said it’s like experiencing reflexology on your feet with profound effects on your internal organs!

THINK BIG, BE BOLD & GO FOR IT – DEL PARSONS COACHING

Think Big, Be Bold & Go For It:  Business & life lessons to help you achieve success on your terms. 

In this Masterclass Del will share her personal insights from building her own businesses and supporting hundreds of female founders so that you can step into your role as a CEO and achieve success on your terms..

Del Parsons is a multi-passionate business coach and mentor.  After 20 years working climbing the ladder and heading up large marketing and sales teams Del set up her coaching business to give female founders the skills, confidence and self belief to build wildly successful businesses that allows them to live a life they love. 

EXHIBITORS

Explore a diverse range of products and services offered by by our exhibitors. Discover innovative solutions, network with industry professionals, and support businesses that align with your values.

  • Speakers
  • Exhibitors
  • Masterclasses
  • Activities
  • Walk with the Llamas and the Sheep
  • Lunch and Refreshments

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to invest in yourself, connect with fellow women in business, and take your entrepreneurial journey to new heights. Secure your spot today and get ready to be inspired, empowered, and transformed!

SOME OF THE BUSINESSES YOU WILL MEET – and there’s more booking on!

MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES

PARTNER

1 x Exhibitor Stand incl 6ft x 2ft trestle table with tablecloth

Banner placement – 1 banner at event entrance and 1 banner in main room

5 Tickets with meals & refreshments

Logo featured in Presentation

Inclusion within the online event guide which is sent out to all attendees

Your logo with backlink and company bio included on the dedicated Pink Link webpage

Your logo on event booking page and event email confirmation

Quote in event press release

Opportunity to publish blog on Pink Link website

Partner spotlight in our email marketing and social media platforms

Inclusion in presentations to promote the event at all Pink Link network meetings

Social media coverage to promote both your partnership with the event and any product and services you offer

MASTERCLASS / WORKSHOP

30 min Masterclass/Workshop

1 x Exhibitor Stand incl 6ft x 2ft trestle table with tablecloth, chairs & power (if required)

Lunch for 1

Logo featured in Presentation

Inclusion within the online event guide which is handed out to all exhibitors and attendees on the day

Your logo with backlink and company bio included on the dedicated Pink Link webpage

Social media coverage with custom made graphics on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

EXHIBITORS

1 x Exhibitor Stand incl 6ft x 2ft trestle table with tablecloth, chairs & power (if required)

1 Ticket with meals & refreshments

Logo featured in Presentation

Inclusion within the online event guide which is sent out to all exhibitors and attendees

Social media coverage with custom made graphics on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram