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04/03/2016

Angela Gidden has designs on IoD Wales International Women’s Day Lunch

Celebrated designer Angela Gidden MBE will speak at this year’s annual IoD Women’s Day Lunch, which is sponsored by Finance Wales.

Guests at this year’s lunch on March 8th will hear how design consultant and creative director Angela’s creative and commercial experience spans over 29 years in furniture and three-dimensional design.

United Nations International Women’s Day provides an ideal platform to recognise and celebrate women’s achievements as well as highlighting issues that affect women around the world. Angela’s focus will be on ‘The Creative Entrepreneur’ and her path to becoming one.  

Gentlemen are also welcome at the event at Cardiff’s Hilton Hotel. IoD Wales Director, Robert Lloyd Griffiths said: “We are very much looking forward to hearing from Angela, who has experienced such success within the creative industry. She is an engaging and inspiring speaker and our IoD Women’s Day Lunch is always an enlightening event.”

Finance Wales:

Rhian Elston, Investment Director for Finance Wales welcomes the event. She said:

“International Women’s Day is a key event that recognises and celebrates women’s achievements. Finance Wales is pleased to sponsor the IoD Wales lunch for the second year running to reinforce the important contribution women make in business.

Finance Wales welcomes the progress being made with increased gender diversity in boardrooms and urges more businesses to make appointments and develop individuals based on a range of perspectives and backgrounds.” 

To be a part of the IoD Wales’ International Women’s Day Lunch, see www.iod.com/wales to purchase tickets for £30 (members) and £40 (non-members) including VAT.