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Women in Business Networking Lunch


Tuesday 27th September 2022




Chamber Member:

£35.00 + VAT 

Non-Chamber Member:

£45.00 + VAT 


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Best Western Plus Windmill Village Hotel Golf Club & Spa Birmingham Road Allesley Coventry West Midlands CV5 9AL


Complimentary parking is available at the hotel for all guests

Event Detail

Join us for our Autumn Women in Business Networking Lunch with the chance to hear from inspirational, local female business leaders and plenty of networking with colleagues from across the region.

Hosted at the Best Western Plus Windmill Village Hotel, our popular Women in Business Networking Lunch offers the chance to hear from inspirational, local speakers, the chance to network with your peers and colleagues from across Coventry & Warwickshire, followed by a delicious networking lunch!

Member Tickets: £35.00 + VAT
Non-Member Tickets: £45.00 + VAT

Our September Guest Speakers:

Carol Thomas, CEO & Principal, Coventry College
Carol took up the role of Principal and CEO of Coventry College in August 2020, having previously been Group Director of Curriculum & Performance at Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group, an outstanding Further Education provider.

Carol has worked in Further and Higher education for over 38 years, including at three other large Further Education Colleges, and also has experience of working within the school sector, in addition to experience as a regional examiner for the City & Guilds London Institute, holding a role at the Vocational Training Charitable Trust for many years and being a Trust Board Member and a governor at her local Multi Academy Trust.

Laura Shapiro, Group Event Director, CloserStill Media
Laura has been working at CloserStill Media for over 11 years, rising through the ranks from a Sales Manager to Group Event Director, where she leads an award-winning portfolio of six trade events, alongside being the General Manager of the Midlands office.

Laura has a solid background in sales and marketing, and more than 20 years’ expertise in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, predominantly working with service providers, publishers, events, and exhibition organisers.


12.00pm: Guest arrival, registration & refreshments
12.30pm: Welcome & introduction from Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce
12.40pm: Guest Speakers
1.20pm: Audience Q&A
1.30pm: 2-course networking buffet lunch
2.30pm: Close & depart

Cancellation Policy

If you book a place and are unable to attend, please cancel your place in writing by emailing Refunds will only be given for places cancelled more than 7 working days in advance of the event

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Phone 024 7665 4321
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Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce

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Coventry, CV1 2TL


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