Eveolution | Closing Conference | From a panel’s perspective

  After a very busy week of celebrating International Women’s Day, I was invited to sit on the panel with 3 amazing women at the Eveolution closing conference by the Business Growth Hub. It has been quite a journey since starting my wearable technology business and the Business Growth Hub has been with me from the very beginning in 2014.  The skills I have learnt through their workshops, the support I have gained through meeting other start up entrepreneurs as […]

WTF | Wearable Tech Fashion | Wearable Expo Tokyo Japan!

Our Anna Nonaka attended the Wearable Tech Expo in Tokyo Japan 2015 and reports on her favourite WTF (Wearable Tech Fashion, of course!) pieces that are coming out of Japan!   On the 7th September, I attended the Wearable Tech Expo in Tokyo featuring IoT; the technique that connects “things” with the internet and allows it to be controlled wirelessly; and Virtual Reality. The exhibition was amazing and I could definitely see the future of wearable technology. Some of the […]

WTF | Wearable Tech Fashion | Kisha The Smart Umbrella

When I lived in Melbourne Australia, I left my beloved Burberry umbrella in a cafe. When I returned, it was too late. It had been taken and my heart sank. Then it started to rain! 9 years on, I refuse to buy or shop for an umbrella over £5 for fear of losing it. Until I discovered Kisha, the world’s first Smart Umbrella that you can’t possibly lose! Kisha tells you the weather forecast in the morning and sends you […]
HRH The Duke of York Heads Due North for Pitch@Palace

HRH The Duke of York Heads Due North for Pitch@Palace

On Tuesday 8th September 2015, HRH the Duke of York headed due North to Manchester to hear 17 entrepreneurs pitch for a spot at a bootcamp in London before being shortlisted to pitch at St James Palace in London on 2 November 2015. I was lucky enough to be one of the 17 entrepreneurs to pitch at Stage One at the Sharp Project to investors, judges from the tech industry, the press and the guest of honour, HRH The Duke […]