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  • The Dock Tobacco Quay, Wapping Lane E1W 2SF London (map)

An free event for female entrepreneurs, in partnership with Beluga Bean

Founder of Planet Organic, Renée Elliott, tells her story as a woman pioneering an ethical business and how she proved that values-led, commercially driven business is good business.

Sam Wigan, life coach, gives valuable insights to enable you to launch your idea into the world.

Renée and Sam also talk about their new joint venture, Launch, a coaching programme to support women launching a new business or taking their business to the next level.

Come to an evening that will encourage and support women entrepreneurs in launching their business!

Renee Elliott Maven

Renée Elliott opened Planet Organic in 1995. It was the first natural and organic supermarket in the UK, and now has six stores across London. In addition to her work in the food industry, she has written books on weaning babies and feeding children, and teaches baking and cooking from her home in Sussex. 



Life coach Sam Wigan leads seminars for adults, and coaches individual leaders. His work focuses on helping others to unlock their own greater awareness and creativity. He worked as a corporate training facilitator with Thrive Global, Arianna Huffington's mission to promote real and sustained wellbeing for individuals and organisations, and co-founded The Young Masters Initiative programme which ran at Saatchi Gallery for two years, a much praised transformational education programme for teenagers.