News // 01 February 2018

Edel Doherty Heading for WIB NI Female Entrepreneurs Conference 2018

We are delighted to announce that our Managing Director Edel Doherty will be one of the key panel members at the 2018 Women In Business Northern Ireland’s conference.

The second annual Female Entrepreneurs Conference – Be Bold For Progress – will be held in Galgorm Resort and Spa on Thursday 8th March, 2018.

It will be an event packed full of inspiration and practical tips to progress your business and build your personal profile, as well as your company.

WIBNI Conference speakers - Edel Doherty

Edel Doherty is a leading figure in Business Travel in Northern Ireland, an industry she has been passionate about for the last 30 years. Edel was a director of Selective Travel management for 17 years before she started her travel management company Beyond Business Travel 7 years ago. The business, under Edel’s leadership, has grown year on year to the successful company it is now with a turnover of £13 million and a team of 20 people.

Edel is strong in sales, problem solving and helping people to work through challenges. She is also past chair of Women In Business, served twice on the NI Chamber of Commerce Council and more recently on the Board of the NOW Group which helps adults with learning difficulties.

Other speakers at the WIB NI event include Norah Casey, broadcaster and entrepreneur, Grainne Kelly, inventor and owner of Bubblebum and Tracey Hamilton, founder and director of Mash Direct.

Lots of networking opportunities will be provided throughout the conference, including open networking during refreshments on arrival and at the gala lunch.

Tickets for the event go quickly, and can be snapped up now at £45 plus VAT.