As well as my role as the first President of WICT UK, I’ve been really busy recently in my day job. I was privileged to attend the WICT Signature luncheon in Chicago as Virgin Media received one of their Signature Accolade award.
Every year WICT award 5 ‘Signature Accolades’ recognising the stand-out achievements of organisations who support issues and causes important to women. When Virgin Media found out we had been awarded the International accolade we were obviously delighted.
The lunch itself was amazing. Meghan Markle of hit US drama ‘Suits’ fame hosted the event and I was privileged to learn about her work as a UN Advocate for Women’s political participation and leadership. She also runs a lifestyle site The Tig – http://www.thetig.com. Meghan commented that she was humbled to be among so many people working to effect change in our communities. Read more