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Women Mean Business

14th December 2018, 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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The Chamber’s ‘Women Mean Business’ lunch is back this December, at the impressive Imperial Banqueting Suite in Preston.

The North & Western Lancashire region boats a strong contingent of leading business women in many sectors, this event will highlight, promote and support women at the top of their game

Guests are invited to join us for this inspiring event featuring a panel of outstanding business women from across the UK.

Confirmed guest speakers will include Baroness Jo Valentine and Emma Degg.

Baroness Jo Valentine served as the Chief Executive Officer at London First from 2003 to 2016 and was a National Lottery Commissioner from 2000 to 2005. Baroness Valentine endeavours to enable businesses to thrive and is currently Non-Executive Director of High Speed Two (HS2) Limited and Chair of Heathrow Southern Railway, she is also a Cross-bench Peer sitting on the House of Lords Committee.

Emma Degg is the Chief Executive of the North West Business Leadership Team (NWBLT). The NWBLT brings together leaders of national and international businesses with substantial commitments and interests in the North West of England.  The Team works to exert its collective influence for the long-term good of the region, economically, environmentally, culturally and socially. Emma has spent her career focused upon bringing together business leaders and policy makers to make a tangible difference, nationally, across the North West and in local government.  Emma regards the promotion of responsible business leadership as essential to the future of the UK economy.

Further speakers to be announced shortly

Corporate tables of ten are available from £250, with individual places starting at £30 each – prices are plus vat. The cost includes a celebratory afternoon, an outstanding panel of speakers and a two course lunch.

To reserve your place, please email chamberevents@lancschamber.co.uk with your company name and details of attendees.

Limited sponsorship and exhibition opportunities available – starting at just £50, to find out more email sarab@lancschamber.co.uk

Event T&Cs can be found HERE


14th December 2018
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm


The Imperial Banqueting Suite
St Mary's Street North
Preston, PR1 5LG
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01772 653 000