Category: networking

Michelin-star fine dining and networking

We started Luxe Lunches in 2018, over 14 months ago as we wanted to connect ladies in our network over great food. Each lunch that we planned at fabulous restaurants in Mayfair and Knightsbridge brought together more and more exceptional ladies who became friends, and some have gone further and collaborated in business ideas. But something was missing. Exceptional ladies yet the restaurants we … Read More Michelin-star fine dining and networking

Mindset for success: 3 ways to achieve your goals

When friends say “You’re so lucky” in relation to my career progression, I’m reluctant to agree. I contribute my success not to luck. I was born into a working class family and have become self-made not through luck. So how is it that I’m currently in Dubai, relaxing and enjoying the wonderful heat and luxurious hotels, restaurants and spas? In one word: mindset. A … Read More Mindset for success: 3 ways to achieve your goals

3 tips for effective social media marketing

I often get asked “How do I grow my followers?” On social media, if you have a handful of followers, your brand may be overlooked by potential customers. My 3 tips for effective social media marketing which will grow your followers are: Be authentic Tell people about you, how you set up your brand. Your failures as well as your successes make you more … Read More 3 tips for effective social media marketing

3 tips for networking effectively

It’s been 11 years since I’ve been connecting people in London. It’s my passion. As an Events organiser, I create the right ambiance to make networking easy for my guests and this involves choosing the right venue in the right location. My events are close to public transportation links so no-one arrives late and flustered! Mayfair has always been my favourite area in London … Read More 3 tips for networking effectively

Ladies who lunch: cocktails and conversations

After experiencing a number of awkward networking events where business cards were shoved into your hands seconds after introductions, I felt things needed to change. There must be networking events in London which connected professionals in a more informal, relaxed manner. So I started searching. And searching. Until it dawned on me: why don’t I organise my own event which also incorporated my love … Read More Ladies who lunch: cocktails and conversations

Wimbledon: Network and Socialise

In one week, 1st July to be precise, Wimbledon commences. It is one of oldest tennis tournaments, and regarded by many as the most prestigious. We are excited for Wimbledon. Not only as tennis fans but for the numerous networking opportunities available for the entire month. Whether your Company entertains key clients in the Corporate Hospitality areas or arranges a drinks evening or dinner … Read More Wimbledon: Network and Socialise

Royal Ascot 2019: a Royal Affair

A firm fixture on the British Social calendar, Ascot starts tomorrow Tuesday 18 June. The Royal Ascot is the centrepiece of Ascot’s year and dates back to 1911 when the week of races in the third week of June became a Royal week, attended by the Queen and other members of the British Royal Family. We are delighted to be invited on Ladies Day, … Read More Royal Ascot 2019: a Royal Affair

Networking: So what do you do?

It’s one of the first questions you’re asked when you attend any networking event. Right? So what do you do? Can you summarise in a few words what you do without dominating the whole conversation? In 2018, our focus was on promoting up-and-coming fashion, jewellery designers and accessories designer through pop-ups in Mayfair. “Luxury pop-ups” in summary. Nothing more to add, unless of course … Read More Networking: So what do you do?

Why Mayfair?

When selecting a location for our networking evenings, some may ask: “Why Mayfair?” A moments walk from Green Park station, Mayfair is not only central but home to many exclusive bars, restaurants and exclusive Private Members Clubs. Morton’s Club, situated on Berkeley Square in Mayfair between the Bentley and Porsche car showrooms is a Private Members Club and where we love to invite our … Read More Why Mayfair?

Luxe Lunches: let’s connect

We started in September 2018 as a way for ladies to meet at chic restaurants in Mayfair for champagne lunches. Fast forward to eight months later, our last lunch had goody bags sponsored by a luxury lifestyle and well-being company. Ten female entrepreneurs were greeted with a champagne cocktail over informal introductions, with no formal name badges required for this chic group of ladies. … Read More Luxe Lunches: let’s connect

Connecting and networking: working lunches

In the 80s and some of the 90s, most deals were struck over three/four hour lunches at chic establishments in the City and Mayfair. Following the banking crisis in the late 90s, long working lunches were mostly frowned upon and replaced by Pret sandwiches to go. Fast forward to 2018, Luxe Lunches brings back the Michelin-star lunches to ladies keen to connect and network … Read More Connecting and networking: working lunches

A new venture in luxury

It’s with excitement, and I few nerves, that I start a new venture I’m so passionate about: discovering emerging luxury brands and showcasing them at boutique shows. The Luxury Designers Club’s first show is on Wednesday 27 June in Mayfair from 10.30-7.30pm. My team have handpicked emerging brands in fashion, jewellery, accessories and beauty which are unique and cannot be found in stores…yet. We’re … Read More A new venture in luxury