Harriet Kelsall - Starting and growing a successful creative business

Location: Wood-Legh Room, Strathiard, Lucy Cavendish College

Date(s): Thu 06 June - Thu 06 June

Time: 6:00 - 7:00

Event Details:

Join us as we welcome Founder and Chair of Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery, Harriet Kelsall as she shares her story and tips for business success. Harriet is one of the most respected bespoke designers and business trailblazers working in the UK jewellery industry today. She is the 2016 HSBC Forward Ladies “Retail Business Woman of the year”, was Everywoman’s “Retail Woman of the Year” in 2011, one of The Institute of Directors magazine’s six “women who have most changed the business world” in 2014 and is a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths and of the City of London.

She is the Chair of the National Association of Jewellers and a non-executive director for both the Responsible Jewellery Council and the British Hallmarking Council. She is a regular keynote speaker on ethics and CSR, advised the government on jewellery skills as part of the Creative and Cultural Skills Academy and speaks nationally and internationally about responsible business.

Harriet is passionate about helping creative business flourish and her book on the subject called “The Creative's Guide to Starting a Business: How to turn your talent into a career” has just won at the 2019 Business Book of the Year Awards.

All are welcome to attend this free event.

This event will take place before Formal Hall. Although College members are very welcome to attend Formal Hall, there is no requirement to do so. If you do wish to attend Formal Hall too, please ensure that you book through the online booking system.


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