International Women’s Day conference 2013 – Speaker’s profile: Penny Power
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- Published on Wednesday, 06 March 2013 13:00
- Last Updated on 06 March 2013
- Monica Costa
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Here we present PENNY POWER‘s full profile.
In her presentation “The power of peer-to-peer mentoring”, PENNY POWER, one of the UK’s most inspirational female entrepreneurs, will showcase the importance of peer-to-peer mentoring.
Penny is the Founder and CEO of Penny Power Limited, a Group of companies dedicated to the Social Digital world.
In 1998, Penny founded online networking community Ecademy to serve the growing needs of entrepreneurs. Today, the website now offers a voice to over 620,000 SME’s in 200 countries.
In 2011, Penny’s ‘Manifesto for Digital Business Britain’ pledged that she would seek a solution to the barriers held within businesses toward the effective execution and exploitation of Social Media. The solutions included Frontier Coaching, a Digital Coaching company for Business Executives and Digital Youth Academy (DYA), which introduces innovative Born Digital Youths to inspiring businesses.
Penny sits on a number of advisory boards including BIS, Surrey Connects, NACUE, The Gazelle Group and works globally with the UK Trade & Investment to promote UK excellence internationally.
Monica Costa founded London Mums in September 2006 after her son Diego’s birth together with a group of mothers who felt the need of meeting up regularly to share the challenges and joys of motherhood in metropolitan and multicultural London. London Mums is the FREE and independent peer support group for mums and mumpreneurs based in London https://londonmumsmagazine.com and you can connect on Twitter @londonmums