To celebrate International Women’s Day 2018 this event in House of Vic-Ryn will be focusing on ‘Empowerment and making it happen’.
Join Cartmill Stewart & Co Chartered Accountants and Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council’s Business Solutions Team, for this FREE EVENT – a morning of inspiration and motivation for local female entrepreneurs.
Carmel McKinney OBE was formerly chairperson of two public sector bodies within the education sector and in June 2015 was appointed as the first female chairperson of the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service. In 2017 she won the Award for Outstanding Management and Leadership at the Women in Business Awards, was runner-up in The Guardian Public Services Awards for Leadership Excellence and most recently was appointed on to the Guardian Public Services Advisory Board. She is a key role model for all females wanting to reach their full potential as leaders in the Boardroom setting and has given outstanding leadership in her drive to mentor and encourage other females to consider positions within Boards. She has actively promoted the achievements of women in public life having been key-note speaker and panelist at numerous events as well as interfacing with Fire and Rescue Services across the UK and in the United States as an ambassador for NIFRS.SPE
Registration from 8:45 am with free networking light breakfast
Event commences 9:15 am
Event finishes 10:30 am with extra time for networking