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Surrey Chambers of Commerce reveals 2016 top businesswomen list

The top 50 BWiS Rising Stars Young Business Women in Surrey 2016 list was then revealed, which this year focused on the county’s younger (aged under 30) businesswomen. Continue reading

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Women on boards: could do better

Back in 2011, former trade minister Lord Davies issued a report recommending that UK listed companies in the FTSE 100 should be aiming for a minimum of 25% female board member representation by the end of 2015. At the time … Continue reading

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A day in my life – Louise Punter

Louise Punter, chief executive, Surrey Chambers of Commerce At Surrey Chambers we help businesses promote themselves, keeping them up to speed on the latest information and opportunities and representing them to all levels of government. This means we have to … Continue reading

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Surrey Chambers reveals Surrey’s top businesswomen

Surrey Chambers Business Women in Surrey (BWiS) was delighted to reveal the top 10 women on its inaugural Top Businesswomen in Surrey List this week (10 March) at a special flagship event to celebrate International Women’s Day. Held at the … Continue reading

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Celebrate International Women’s Day with Surrey Chambers

Surrey Chambers of Commerce Business Women in Surrey (BWiS) invites you to come along to its annual flagship event in celebration of International Women’s Day. Taking place on the evening of Tuesday 10 March 2015 (5-9pm) at the fabulous new … Continue reading

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Breakfast with Sue Grayling

By Felicity Allen, account director, Something Big It’s not an everyday occurrence for me to sit with Members of Parliament while enjoying scrambled eggs, bacon and a fresh fruit smoothie, but on Wednesday 12 November I had the privilege of … Continue reading

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The most effective marketing mix

Business Women in Surrey co-chairs, Claire Dee and Sally Pritchett, recently spoke at a Surrey Chambers of Commerce event on the most effective marketing mix. The event was well attended with lots of audience participation. Click here to find out … Continue reading

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A day in my life – Frances Rutter

Frances Rutter, chief executive, Epsom & Ewell Borough Council 5.30am I must change my phone alarm to something less alarming! Up early to read papers for a meeting with a property developer later today, which I should have done last … Continue reading

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Women in the boardroom

The debate continues and there is still work to be done. But last month (March 2014), Lord Davies published the latest update three years on from his initial ground-breaking Women on Boards Report. And the news is good. Women now … Continue reading

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Surrey Chambers of Commerce on YouTube

Surrey Chambers Business Women in Surrey is pleased to see the chamber has gone live on YouTube. To view videos from the Surrey Chambers team and members on the importance of membership visit: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkLqYrKf7aU1WysZ3HFHg0A?feature=watch They’re only short and well worth … Continue reading

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