2018 Media Releases

Women of Willoughby: Local Women, Global Change

21 February 2018


Be inspired, motivated and uplifted by four outstanding women who will share their stories in an exclusive International Women’s Day event.

Hear from four local women who are building businesses, supporting children with disabilities, challenging the idea of femininity and making a difference, not just locally, but globally

  • Author and CEO of online pet care company We are Pets, Lerida Grant discusses the power of women in business and entrepreneurship
  • Be captivated by Rachel Chappell, founder of parenting website North Shore Mums, who will talk about her entrepreneurship journey and motherhood.
  • Sharlene Dadd, alumni and legacy manager for The Shepherd Centre, shares her story of helping hearing impaired children and their families.
  • Artist Katy B Plummer’s video project brings together sport and physical endurance to examine femininity.

MC’d by Mayor Gail Giles-Gidney, join us for an exceptional line up of speakers followed by a cocktail party sponsored by Castlecrag’s new restaurant Holy Duck!

Book Now via Ticketek

Tickets are only $30, student tickets available at 50% discount
Thursday, March 8
6pm-8:30pm
Zenith Theatre, Mcintosh Street & Railway Street, Chatswood

Supported by women’s business empowerment group the Pink Elite

Media Contact
Acting Marketing and Events Manager
Phone: 9777 7703
Mobile: 0455 061 700
Email: Samantha.Connor@Willoughby.nsw.gov.au 

For non media related enquiries contact Willoughby City Council on 9777 1000 or email@willoughby.nsw.gov.au