26/10/2016

How we won funding to deliver Wearable Tech Workshops

CEO, Debbie Edwards of FDisrupters, a start-up in Liverpool approached Women of Wearables to deliver our wearable tech workshop. The goal was to inspire 10 young girls aged 14-18 in her 14 week pilot program of workshops on confidence, self belief and tech skills. As with most challenges start-ups face, Debbie was waiting for funding to enable us to deliver our workshops.   Our Wearable Tech Assistant, Rachael Yeung from Liverpool used her initiative and discovered a funding avenue through Awesome […]
22/10/2015
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 […]