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Women Entrepreneurs (W.E.) Engage Our Passion Exchange New Ideas Create Strong Networks Enjoy Great Food & Company Learn From Experienced Entrepreneurs Together

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!!!

Our first in the Passions to Profitability W.E. EXCEL series is SOLD OUT! For those who unfortunately missed out this time, but want to be at our July 2018 event, click the button below to join the waiting list.

THURSDAY 10TH MAY 2018

CHAUD RESTAURANT
5:30 PM

W.E. EXCEL is is a new experience for Women Entrepreneurs, being introduced through BPD’s Passions to Profitability Series. WE EXCEL brings established Women Entrepreneurs of various backgrounds and industries to share their stories, journey, expertise and experiences to inspire Women Entrepreneurs like you, in a relaxing evening of learning, discussion, community building, networking great food and company, so that we can all EXCEL!!!!

W.E. EXCEL Was Designed For:

Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs with a business idea/s who have not yet taken the leap towards entrepreneurship. Glean from others, expand your network and get the encouragement you need to begin your “amazing race to entrepreneurial freedom”!

Part Time Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs who are part time in your business because you still have a full time job, or you have kids to take care of or because that is how you chose to set up your business. Come to find out how to transition to full time entrepreneurship, learn how to juggle all your responsibilities, or maximise what you have created to date!

Established Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs who are full-time in your business and are looking for ways to invest in themselves and their business further. Come to learn and gain valuable insights towards you and your business’ growth to get to the next stage of your desired growth.

 

Why Attend

  • Enjoy Great Food & Company

    Connect with others through good food. Enjoy a delicious meal all whilst learning and growing with others. Your business demands your time and energy, but you also need time to replenish your mind and body. WE EXCEL enables you  to do both simultaneously GUILT FREE!!!

  • Exchange Ideas

    Share your experiences with others who can relate to your entrepreneurial journey and pain. You are no longer alone!!

    There is so much you can learn from simply talking with others in your own or other industries. Receive fresh ideas you can begin to implement in your business for continued success!

  • Create Strong Networks

    YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Get the opportunity to network with like-minded women entrepreneurs and also raise your visibility,  exchange ideas and knowledge in a relaxed atmosphere. Meet a variety of Women Entrepreneurs who can provide advice, products and services,  referrals and other opportunities. Remember, it’ not who or what you know but about who knows you!

  • Engage Your Passion

    W.E. Excel will ignite the entrepreneurial passion within you, encouraging you to do and achieve more. Take control and live your life by design and not by default!

  • Learn From Experienced Entrepeneurs

    Get up close and personal! Learn from the successes and challenges of a women entrepreneur who has over 20 years of experience in the multi-media production, event management and PR industry. This is a great learning opportunity for women entrepreneurs to learn best practices in the field and how to apply it to your  business development. Hear her story,  ask questions and receive answers to help you work through your challenges.

Limited Spaces Available!

Meet Our Speaker

Lisa Wickham

Lisa Wickham

International Award—Winning Media Producer, Director, Presenter & TV Personality

Award-Winning Media Producer-Director-TV Personality, Lisa Wickham is the founder of Imagine Media International Limited, a multi-media production, event management & PR entity based in Trinidad and Tobago. She is also the founder-publisher of E-Zone the Mag!, and the Caribbean Film and Media Academy. In 2000, she co-founded the Clothes Wash Café in Tobago – a first to the world concept combining a full service coin laundry and an Internet Café. Wickham is also the author of the book ‘On A Positive Note: Words of Inspiration’. She is also the co-founder of the new-to-the-world fitness system – SOKAFIT currently operating in South Africa, Canada, Australia, Martinique, Guadeloupe and Trinidad and Tobago.

In 2007, Wickham founded the annual Lisa Wickham Award for Outstanding Performance in Academics and Extra Curricula Activities, in her primary school in the ‘at risk’ community of Morvant, Trinidad.

Having been a TV Personality with a positive image from the very tender age of 6 (six), Wickham has been called upon and/or voluntarily mentored hundreds of young people particularly through her involvement in high school initiatives or through her various businesses or involvement in non-profit organisations such as Scouts, Lions Club, United Way or Youth Groups, particularly in the area of life skills, communication, leadership, film and television, entrepreneurship, marketing, strategy and innovation.

Wickham successfully made the transition from children’s TV to adult contemporary TV, creating, hosting, producing and directing a series of successful TV productions including a daily morning prime time TV Show on national TV in Trinidad and Tobago and the popular E-Zone entertainment TV Magazine show which has been syndicated throughout the Caribbean and in the US on BET J. She has been a contributor to BBC Radio 5 Live and BBC 1 XTRA, radio presenter/producer on 95.1FM and 105.1FM (in Trinidad and Tobago) and has produced TV programmes for BET and BET J as well as the Government of Trinidad and Tobago.

Wickham has filmed and produced work in several countries across Africa, Europe, North America and the Caribbean and has worked with local, regional and international organisations and agencies.

Possessing multiple intelligences, Wickham’s extensive experience spans from General Manager of the University of the West Indies, Institute of Business (IOB) to being Head of the Global Quality Exchange, a World Bank Project for Business Expansion and Industrial Restructuring for Trinidad & Tobago in the 90’s. Through her various projects, films, travels and activities she has interacted and worked with persons across the entire spectrum ranging from international superstars, business moguls, literary giants and country leaders to the office worker, students and the homeless.

Wickham has published in a number of business journals and newspapers and has conducted a number of motivational sessions and workshops - throughout the Caribbean, for schools, conferences, organizations, Government community projects and the Trinidad & Tobago Defence Force.

Wickham is Founding Board Member – CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, Founding Board Member – AFETT, Board Member – United Way TT, Board Member – Caribbean Instransit and Board Member – UWI Development & Endowment Fund.

About the Facilitator

Georgina, the Passions to Profitability Expert, is a qualified accountant (ACCA) and coach with over 20 years’ experience in finance, training, facilitation, project management, mentoring, leadership & business coaching, strategic planning & change management implementation. She is also an international inspirational speaker and author of the bestselling book The Amazing Race to Entrepreneurial Freedom. She is the Founder/Managing Director of BPD Associates Limited for 10 years.
She is also a certified InfoDev World Bank facilitator co-facilitating a World committed to increasing the number of investable Growth Oriented (GO) women entrepreneurs.
Georgina is originally from London, England. Prior to moving to Trinidad in 2001, she worked for The Economist Newspaper Limited and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Your Investment Options

  • Individual
  • $600
  • Regular Ticket once registered and paid by Early Bird Date (3rd May 2018)
  • Groups of 3
  • $500
  • Price per person if registered and paid by Early Bird Date (3rd May 2018)
  • Groups of 5
  • $450
  • Price per person in groups of 5 or more, if registered and paid by Early Bird Date (3rd May 2018)

All tickets are $650 per person after the Early Bird Date (3rd May 2018). No group rate will apply after the Early Bird has ended.

Payment Details

  • Directly at a Scotiabank
  • Details

    Payee: BPD Associates Limited
    Account: 3889755
    Branch: Ellerslie Plaza

  • Credit Card & Paypal
  • Details

    https://www.paypal.me/BPDAssociatesLimited

  • At Our Office
  • Details

    ESG Business Suites
    9-11 Fitt Street, Woodbrook
    (Linx, cheque or cash accepted)

Location

Chaud Restaurant

W.E. EXCEL will be held at Chaud Restaurant, located at 6 Nook Avenue, St. Anns.  Chaud offers modern, international fusion cuisine with a touch of Caribbean flair. W.E. will unwind together as ambience, great food and company combine.

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