WIN Events

Business Breakfast at Corrigan’s, with Oriole Cullen, V&A

We are delighted to welcome members and their guests to the final morning in our Business Breakfast series for 2019, generously sponsored by Alexander Mann Solutions.

Start your day with a delicious Corrigan’s cooked breakfast, networking with members and their guests, and the unique opportunity to hear Oriole Cullen, Curator of the fabulous Dior exhibit at the V&A, in conversation with Trish Halpin, Managing Editor of Marie Claire!

About Oriole Cullen, Curator, Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Oriole Cullen is a curator of Modern Textiles and Fashion at the V&A. A graduate of the Courtauld Institute, she previously worked as a curator for Dress and Decorative Arts at the Museum of London where she co-curated The London Look: Fashion from Street to Catwalk (2004). She has worked on a number of V&A exhibitions including Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones co-curated with milliner Stephen Jones (V&A, 2009) and Ballgowns: British Glamour (V&A, 2012) with Sonnet Stanfill. She oversees the V&A’s ‘Fashion in Motion’ series, showcasing the work of contemporary designers within the museum setting. She has published widely on the subject of dress and fashion. Her recent book Francis Marshall: Drawing Fashion (V&A, publishing 2018) examines the work of Britain’s leading 20th Century fashion illustrator.



    • 9 Sep 2019
    • 8:00am – 9:30am

      • Corrigan’s Mayfair
      • 28 Upper Grosvenor Street
      • London W1K 7EH


  • ✨ Today is the day! ✨

We look forward to seeing you all later for our sold out event ‘A Collective View: Female Entrepreneurship’.
We can’t wait to hear from our amazing panel of guests including Jayne Ronayne, CEO of Talivest, Darina Allen, Ballymaloe Cookery School Founder and one of Ireland’s leading STEM Entrepreneurs
Mary McKenna MBE.
🕰 11 Nov | 6.00pm - 8.30pm‬
‪🛎 Killik & Co. London, W1‬
  • ✨ Join us next Monday, November 11 as best-selling author and Ballymaloe Cookery School Founder Darina Allen shares her view of female entrepreneurship.

Darina joins our other esteemed guests: Talivest CEO Jayne Ronayne and leading STEM entrepreneur Mary McKenna MBE, for what is sure to be an inspiring discussion.

Paid members of WIN and their guests are very welcome to an evening of business networking, inspiration, a Q&A, wine and canapés.
(If you haven't spotted your members' email with the ticket link, please email and let us know: ✨
@enterprise_ireland @ballymaloecookeryschool @talivest_hq @darina_allen @killikandco @learningpool #London #Womeninlondon #womensnetwork #womensirishnetwork #irishnetwork #irishabroad #womeninbusiness #womenintech #londonevents
  • We’re delighted to have Mary McKenna MBE, joining the panel for ‘A Collective View: Female Entrepreneurship’ on November 11.

Mary McKenna, MBE, co-founded successful Northern Irish e-learning company Learning Pool following a long public sector career and a spell as a Silicon Valley dot-commer.

She now invests in early-stage tech startups, is Entrepreneur in Residence at Catalyst in Belfast and was recently voted into the Maserati Top One hundred entrepreneurs currently disrupting the business world. (And, she was the 5th person in the UK to get a mobile phone!) Mary joins our other inspiring speakers: Jayne Ronayne, CEO of Tallest and one of Ireland’s Top 30 under 30 and Darina Allen, founder of the prestigious Ballymaloe Cookery School.
We invite WIN members and their guests to join us for this lively panel which will be chaired by Marina Donohoe of Enterprise Ireland and followed by a Q&A; along with networking, wine and canapés during the evening.
🕰 Monday 11 Nov | 6.00pm - 8.30pm‬
‪🛎 Killik & Co. London, W1‬

Tickets are available through the Eventbrite link in your recent member email.

@enterprise_ireland @ballymaloecookeryschool @darina_allen @killikandco
@talivest_hq @learningpool #London #Womeninlondon #womensnetwork #womensirishnetwork #irishnetwork #irishabroad #womeninbusiness #womenintech #londonevents
  • 📣 Date for your diary📣⁣
✨The date for the Embassy of Ireland – IYF (UK) & WIN Annual Reception has been announced!✨⁣
This special event will take place on Tuesday 10 December and more details will be revealed very soon!⁣
Our members are invited to join us however, you must RSVP by November 10 via email to⁣ ⁣

If your membership has expired and you would like to attend please kindly renew on our website.

#London #Womeninlondon #womensnetwork #womensirishnetwork #irishnetwork #irishabroad #womeninbusiness #womenintech #londonevents
  • 📣 New speaker announcement 📣
✨ We are delighted to announce Jayne Ronayne as the third speaker for our upcoming event 'Collective View: Female Entrepreneurship' ✨
Jayne Ronayne is the CEO and Co-Founder behind Talivest, an HR tech company with offices in Dublin, Lisbon and New York.

Th UCC graduate is a rising star who has been featured as one of Ireland’s top 30 under 30 two years in a row.
Jayne is an active member within the start-up community globally and is on the board for Cork’s newest office hub ‘Republic of Work’.
Jayne joins our other fabulous speakers Darina Allen, founder Ballymaloe Cooking School and Mary McKenna MBE, Leading STEM Entrepreneur and Angel Investor. .
Chair for the event is Marina Donohoe, Enterprise Ireland‬.
🕰 Monday 11 Nov | 6.00pm - 8.30pm‬
‪🛎 Killik & Co. London, W1‬

Tickets are available through the Eventbrite link in your recent member email.
@enterprise_ireland @ballymaloecookeryschool @darina_allen @killikandco
@talivest_hq @learningpool #London #Womeninlondon #womensnetwork #womensirishnetwork #irishnetwork #irishabroad #womeninbusiness #womenintech #londonevents
  • ‪📣 Announcing: ‬ ‪A Collective View: Female Entrepreneurship. Darina Allen, founder Ballymaloe Cooking School, Mary McKenna MBE, Leading STEM Entrepreneur and Angel Investor. Chair Marina Donohoe Enterprise Ireland‬
🕰 Monday 11 Nov 6-8.30pm‬
‪🛎 Killik & Co. London W1‬
@enterprise_ireland @ballymaloecookeryschool @darina_allen @killikandco @learningpool #London #Womeninlondon #womensnetwork #womensirishnetwork #irishnetwork #irishabroad #womeninbusiness #womenintech #londonevents


Our events are the centerpiece of our network – whether inspirational speakers, business seminars or nights out just for fun. Our events provide the opportunity for introductions to fellow members and their guests, expanding everyone’s social and business community.


RT @eefhamill: Well @MMaryMcKenna had us all in stitches tonight! 🤣🤣 Amazing night hearing from a @winwomenuk panel of entrepreneurs in @KillikandCo. <~ I love that pic @eefhamill - you caught me telling one of my secret stories ...

Ladies - if you were at this evening’s @winwomenuk event & we didn’t get a chance to chat - please connect with me here or on #LinkedIn - continue the conversation & send me any questions you might have if you’re thinking of starting your own business #WomeninBusiness

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