Lina Waite is a stay at home mum of two fun-loving boys with a passion for clothes and fashion. She sells retro inspired Swedish clothes brand me&i at home parties and loves dressing her sons in cool clothes.
Rosie Willett is an award winning tiara designer with a First Class Honours degree in Fashion Marketing. Her wedding tiaras and hair accessories are regularly selected for features in national wedding magazines, including Brides magazine, You and Your Wedding, Wedding, Perfect Wedding and Wedding Ideas. Rosie has designed a number of pieces for television, including tiaras for the Coronation Street weddings of Carla and Molly.
Juliet is a GP, mum to three children and a health writer. She also has her own running club, runs marathons and fundraises for charity. With a regular column in Women’s Running, a growing online following and plans for a book, Juliet is one inspiring, wonderful woman.
Emma Salisbury, lives in Welling Kent with her husband and three children. As well as working part time for a private equity firm she has worked tirelessly to raise awareness and money to help stop boys, like her two sons, going blind from a genetic eye condition. Emma has been announced as a Tesco Mum of the Year winner. She will be presented this Sunday 1 March with her Achieving Mum Award in a star-studded ceremony at London’s iconic hotel, The Savoy.
Holly McGlynn is a Dublin-born, London-living fashion photographer. A graduate from the prestigious Goldsmiths, University of London (where I also received my BA and MA from), she was nominated for the Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year 2014 and 2015.
In 2012, Amber Vodegel and her husband John Miles founded Health & Parenting Ltd, which creates apps for pregnant women and parents with young children. Their ambition was to set up a modern app business, which they could manage from home with a remote global team of experts.
Carol Smillie is a 53yr old mother of 3 teenagers, probably best known as a tv presenter on British screens over the last 20yrs, she has now set up her own business DiaryDoll with friend, ex British No1 tennis player Annabel Croft.
Ava Brown is an author and mother of two children, 16 year old Chardonae Elizabeth and 3 year old Mikhel Kai. As well as her focus on the writing, she also works tirelessly as a speaker, coach and trainer. The Jamaican born author's book 'Bamboo & Fern', recounts her story of growing up in one of the poorest areas of Jamaica, going from a 'country girl to a corporate queen' from selling mangoes to an MBA and finding global success.
Wonderful Women: Interview with Linda Kozlowski, Actress and Founder of Bespoke Tour Company Dream My Destiny
Linda Kozlowski is an acclaimed actress (best known as the leading lady in the Crocodile Dundee movie trilogy) and was married for many years to Australian film icon Paul Hogan. As a recently divorced mum, Linda is embracing her latest role with an adventurous new travel business in Morocco.
Reneé describes herself as a, 'part time PA, full time wife and Mum, wannabe chef, blogger and now published author (still getting my head around this bit)!' Reneé lives just outside London with her husband and three children.
Leigh Kendall delivered her son Hugo at just 24 weeks' gestation due to the rare, life-threatening pregnancy complications severe preeclampsia and HELLP syndrome. Hugo fought hard for 35 days but sadly he was too small, and premature.
Debbie Sterling is the Founder and CEO of GoldieBlox, an award winning toy company on a mission to 'disrupt the pink aisle' with interactive construction toys and stories for girls.
Simone Lanham is a mum, wife and former TV journalist. A New Zealander living in London, she owns entertainment company Incognito Artists . When elder daughter was diagnosed with autism, Simone and her husband set up the Sewell Foundation in NZ to offer information and assistance regarding biomedical and early intervention to families and practitioners treating autism.
Entrepreneur and founder of Qwiddle, an online digital piggy bank, mother of 3 boys, Yorshire based Vanessa Cameron is sports mad both watching and participating in tennis, running and netball.
Fiona Gillies is a film producer with Scoop Films, an actress and the mother of 2 teenage boys. As well as her focus on the busines of making movies she works extensively as an actress on stage and screen. She executive produced ‘Dummy’, starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson before both producing and starring in ‘City Slacker’ with Oscar and Golden Globe nominated Tom Conti. Her latest work as a producer is ‘The Beat Beneath My Feet’ in which Luke Perry plays a washed up Rock God .
China Okasi is an author, opinion journalist & TV commentator with award-winning experience in new media enterprise. Okasi is also training as an actor, and is excited to begin new projects soon.
Susanna Scott is founder of BritMums, the UK’s largest collective of lifestyle bloggers. BritMums has 6,000+ blogger representing more than 8,500 blogs, keeping Susanna busy along with her three children, aged 8, 9 and 11 and blog A Modern Mother. Before BritMums, Susanna was a marketing director in the IT space. Originally from Silicon Valley, in California she has lived in the UK for nearly 20 years.