Eleanor Shaw – The Growth Advantage Programme

Eleanor Shaw – The Growth Advantage Programme

Professors Eleanor Shaw and Sara Carter spoke to the group over a wonderful dinner at Cromlix House. Also present were Christine Krcmar and her partner Burk, from our German affiliated group the Verband deutscher Unternehmerinnen  (VdU). Fiona and Ann-Maree invited...

Christmas Celebration 2018 with Poonam Gupta OBE

Christmas Celebration 2018 with Poonam Gupta OBE

A great dinner last week for our annual Christmas celebration with Poonam Gupta OBE of PG Paper Company speaking of her move from India to Scotland marrying a Scot/Irish husband and travelling the world while breast feeding to run her enourmous paper company with a...

Networking and Inspiration at Hotel du Vin in Glasgow

Networking and Inspiration at Hotel du Vin in Glasgow

Our speaker tonight was Dr Olga Kozlova, Director of the Converge Challenge. She specialises in creation and growth of technology companies with particular focus on assisting start-ups in sales and marketing, fund raising and building a team. Dr Kozlova...

An inspirational business story at Cromlix House

An inspirational business story at Cromlix House

Last night, 14 BAWE ladies met up at Cromlix for dinner and we welcomed speaker Mette Bailley from Freja Fashion in Edinburgh. Mette is a multi-award winning Haute Couture Wedding Dress and Women's Fashion Designer. She told us her story about how she built her...

Chill out day at One Spa in Edinburgh

Chill out day at One Spa in Edinburgh

Five Bawe members decided to join the Spa chill out day in Edinburgh on 9th February 2018. Seems like all the ladies needed a break. We met at 10 AM at One Spa at the Sheraton Hotel and checked out the roof-top pool and thermal suite with the different sauna areas...

BAWE Scotland and BAWE UK attend FCEM 65th Congress in Rome

BAWE Scotland and BAWE UK attend FCEM 65th Congress in Rome

Fiona Macdiarmid, Tanya Hine and Ann-Maree Morrison attended the world congress in Rome this week for FCEM, our International organisation. Also present were Louise Oliver, UK President, and Julia Marino, from BAWE UK. Five of us were there and for the first time in...

An evening with BAWE UK president Louise Oliver

An evening with BAWE UK president Louise Oliver

What a lovely evening we all had at the Hotel du Vin in Glasgow last night! The staff were absolutely amazing and the dinner was delicious! Lots of stories were shared around the table and it was great to catch up with friends again. Louise told her story how she...

Afternoon tea in style at Cromlix in September 2017

Afternoon tea in style at Cromlix in September 2017

BAWE Scotland had their most recent meeting at the fabulous Cromlix House near Stirling. What a fabulous setting for an afternoon tea. Cromlix staff were wonderful and even arranged for a little tour of the historic building for our members. What followed was a...

News at BAWE Scotland over summer

I'm sure you have all had a great summer holiday despite the weather in Scotland! A good time to update you all on the developments with BAWE Scotland the last six months. Links with other women's groups Over summer I have been busy forging ahead with our networking...

BAWE takes part in gender equality talks for G20

BAWE takes part in gender equality talks for G20

Our Chairwoman, Ann-Maree Morrison, was asked to apply to the G20 women's empowerment forum, Women 20 ( W20) as a result of our links to The National German Womens' Association and Verband deutsche Unternehmerinnen (Vdu), our equivalent in Germany. Chancellor Angela...