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Dragons Den 2011

After its record breaking series in 2010, Dragons’ Den is preparing to open for business once again, giving entrepreneurs from across the country the chance to realise their ambitions and make their business dreams come true. If you’re genuinely seeking investment for your business idea or invention, they would like to hear from you.

Women In Business have been asked to spread the word to members and non members alike that Dragons Den is open for business for series 9.

Elaine Owen of Women In Business said,
"Dragons Den brings out the best and worst in some entrepreneurs, sometimes Im hooked, sometimes I cant watch!"


New Women In Business Event for 2011

Please come and join us for our first event for 2011.  If you are stuck in a rut and need a bit of a make over then this is the event for you.

We have an exciting event in February -  Brand You !!  It will be busy, fun and interactive.

See the Events Calendar for further details and book with Laura on 0151 653 3338.

Hope to see you soon.

North West Fund for Digital & Creative Sectors

The £185 million North West Fund is now open and ready to receive applications.

The North West Fund for Digital & Creative provides a flexible equity package for growth oriented businesses operating within the Digital & Creative sector.

The sector includes companies involved in advertising; architecture; arts & antiques; crafts; design; designer fashion; digital and ICT; music; publishing; radio and television; software; computer games and electronic publishing; video; film and photography; and visual and performing arts.

For more information please visit:

Businesswomen Delegate MPs

On Wednesday 15th December, Elaine Owen MD of Designated Associates & Director of Women In Business led a delegation of business owners to the House of Parliament.


Future 100 Award Success for WIB Member Lucy Byrne

On the 18th November 2010, dot-art Director Lucy Byrne was named one of the Future 100 Award Winners for 2010. The Future 100 celebrates the achievements of young social entrepreneurs who are running a business with a triple bottom line - generating a commercial income whilst also having a positive impact on the environment and the community.


Improving our members businesses through

Networking, Support, Coaching and Mentoring