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Author Archives: Elizabeth Barker

  • Speeches from the Opening of the Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook

    Posted on November 20, 2015 by in News

    Women across Birmingham are set to benefit from the opening of the Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook, which is designed to help them gain the confidence and skills they need to aim high and realise their full potential in business.” That was the key message from the Official Opening. As he unveiled a plaque to mark […]

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  • Pictures from the Opening of the Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook

    Posted on November 19, 2015 by in News

    Over 200 guests attended the official opening of the Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook on Thursday 12th November.  Speeches by Sarah Crawley Chief Executive of iSE, Sir Albert Bore Leader of Birmingham City Council, Naomi Robinson from The House Nannies and Michelle Smith and Mariam Yate from Second Pedals CIC preceded the unveiling of a plaque […]

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  • The Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook is Now Officially Open!

    Posted on November 13, 2015 by in News

    What a great event yesterday!  A huge thank you to everyone who attended and contributed to making it so special. There was a real buzz about the place, which was fantastic – lots of networking going on, which is a large part of what the Hub is designed for. If you couldn’t make it, there […]

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  • Join Us on Thursday 12th November for our Launch Event!

    Posted on November 11, 2015 by in News, Programme of Activities

    We’re delighted that Sir Albert Bore will be officially marking the opening of the Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook on Thursday 12th November, speaking alongside Sarah Crawley, Chief Executive of iSE, and some of our inspiring women entrepreneurs. Apart from the official opening ceremonies, there will be a marketplace showcasing what some of the women who […]

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  • Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook – Sneak Preview

    Posted on September 15, 2015 by in News

    The Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook will open on Monday 28th September 2015.  It has been created over the past seven months by Thomas Vale Construction on behalf of Birmingham City Council, the landlord, and iSE, the business support organisation that will take over the running of the Hub from 28th September. Take a look at […]

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  • Congratulations to Sarah Crawley – new Visiting Industrial Fellow at Aston University

    Posted on July 30, 2015 by in News

    We are delighted that Sarah Crawley, Chief Executive of iSE and driving force behind Women & Enterprise, has been made a Visiting Industrial Fellow at Aston University. The title, which she will hold for two years, is given in recognition of the work Sarah has done to help promote understanding, experience and awareness of business […]

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  • Need Office Space? We Know a Good Place…

    Posted on June 30, 2015 by in News

    Refurbishment work, which started in February, is now well underway at the Southside Business Centre in Ladypool Road, Birmingham, and the new Women’s Enterprise Hub Sparkbrook is emerging as a high quality, contemporary space for women only. Now is the time to get your name down for one of the individual business units, or register […]

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  • Joanne Mackinnon, Welcome Change

    Posted on June 29, 2015 by in Profile

    Joanne Mackinnon has been CEO of Solihull-based Welcome charity since 2008.  Welcome is a member of SIAS (Solihull Integrated Addiction Services) offering treatment and support services to individuals and their families.  In 2011, she spearheaded the creation of Welcome Change CIC – a trading arm of the charity.               […]

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  • Business Support Starts at the Nishkam Centre

    Posted on May 11, 2015 by in News

    Women & Enterprise is working alongside the Nishkam Centre in Handsworth to provide business support for women in Birmingham. Sessions will run on Saturdays, with the first starting this Saturday 16/05/2015. If you wish to join or would like some more information please contact Ajit Singh on 0121 515 4229 or via email  innovation@ncauk.org 

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  • Women in Social Enterprise Get Networking!

    Posted on May 5, 2015 by in News

    Are you already working in the social enterprise sector, or would you like to find out more about it?  If so, you are very welcome to come along to our networking sessions. We hold them every other month at i-SE, Avoca Court, 23 Moseley Road, Birmingham B12 0HJ from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm.  We […]

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