The Smart Umbrella

14/06/2016

Guest Lecture at University of Salford

I was invited to speak at the University of Salford Business School to the Digital Marketing and Information Systems Masters students who were tasked with developing digital technology products or apps to improve lives. I discussed my journey as an entrepreneur in the technology industry, my challenges, achievements, aspirations and inspirations in developing a fashionable, practical and technology driven product.  My goal in delivering my presentation was to inspire the students and to give them ideas on what they could […]
09/05/2016
UK Blog Awards finalists

UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16

On Friday 29 April 2016, all my fellow finalists from the UK Blog Awards, the sponsors, bloggers and vloggers, marketing and PR companies as well as big brands gathered at Park Plaza hotel Westminster in London to celebrate the new world of digital content creation : blogging and vlogging. In the last 5 years, blogging has disrupted the traditional route of journalism and print marketing.  No longer do you need a journalism degree to be labelled as a “good writer”. […]
18/11/2015

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 […]