Kate Ancketill is CEO of GDR Creative Intelligence, a globally recognised consultancy focused on innovation and emerging trends in retail, leisure and hospitality. A world-renowned, inspirational speaker on retail futures, Kate was the winner of the Jennifer d’Abo Memorial Scholarship for female entrepreneurs in 2007 and was selected as one of the UK’s top 100 business people to watch in the Courvoisier Future 500 in 2009.
Hampton Care is a privately-run nursing home situated in the leafy London suburb of Hampton. We spoke to Laura Dowd, General Manager of the home, to gain a better understanding of what residential care for the elderly looks like in the 21st Century and how it might change in the future.
The New Year is often a time to consider new resolutions and new diets. Anna Winek is a London based nutritional therapist with a passion for food and healthy eating. She took time out to speak to us about the importance of nutrition as part of a happy life.
Anne-Marie Imafidon is Head Stemette and co-founder of Stemettes – an award-winning social enterprise inspiring the next generation of females into Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics roles via a series of events and opportunities. Having worked at Goldman Sachs, Hewlett-Packard, Deutsche Bank and Lehman Brothers, she has a wealth of business experience and she spoke to us about her ambitions to achieve better representation for women in some of the key industries they still lack an equal standing.
Federica Di Giacomo is a critically acclaimed, award winning Italian director who has built her reputation on a series of hard-hitting and sometimes controversial documentaries. Her latest movie, Deliver Us (Liberami) focuses on the mysterious, practice of exorcism and those who turn to it for hope when all else appears to have failed. We caught up with Federica to understand her motivations for making the film.
Christina Johnston is being heralded by many to be one of a kind in the music world. She is already making a name for herself in the classical sphere, possessing a vocal range that makes her stand out amongst her contemporaries. We caught up with Christina to find out a little more about her love of music and what her hopes are for the future.