Jenica’s story: Day 320

Jenica’s story: Day 320

Jenica Leah, Founder of JLG Publishing Specialising in publishing books written by young authors and that inspire young readers At just six weeks old, I was diagnosed with a genetic condition called Sickle Cell Anemia (SCA). It affects haemoglobin in red blood cells –...
Haylee’s story: Day 319

Haylee’s story: Day 319

Haylee Benton, CEO of Pamper Pad & Founder of The Silver Fern Group Entrepreneur, investor and business mentor Having set out from my homeland of New Zealand to travel around the UK, I spotted an opportunity to get involved in marketing. I built the website for a...
Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene Headley, Founder of MOKKAH A luxurious women’s footwear brand catering to fashion-conscious women who wear extended sizes (UK 8-12) I always loved shoes as a child but as my feet got bigger, I struggled to express myself freely through fashion. I left...
Ruth’s story: Day 317

Ruth’s story: Day 317

Ruth Watchorn, Owner of The Little Cottage Gift Company An online boutique stocking an array of hand-picked vintage and antique items, as well as exclusive handmade pieces A lot is expected of women these days… I don’t have a partner and I can’t have children....
Georgina’s story: Day 316

Georgina’s story: Day 316

Georgina Fihosy, Brand Owner at AfroTouch Design An Afrocentric brand that celebrates West African culture in a unique and colourful way through greetings cards and gift items I’m often asked how I manage to balance having a hectic full-time job; running a household...