IM4S Business Course Trainers – Fully-funded opportunity for Essex Women in Business

Katherine ‘Frin’ Arnold

Independent textile professional. Entrepreneur, project manager and facilitator for industry, education, creative arts.

Frin is currently working as a self-propelled, specialist project manager and business entrepreneur in the textile and creative industries, and has recently completed a creative installation project with an internationally prominent textile company.

Mandie Holgate

Business Coach, Author and founder of the Business Woman’s Network, Mandie was voted as an Inspirational women of 2015 by a national UK Magazine. As one of the UK’s youngest Bodyshop Managers in the automotive Industry, Mandie has over 20 years business experience and knowledge to enable business growth.

Kate Everett

Kate Everett is a Partner at The Write Impression LLP, the first regional agency to guarantee publication of its press releases. Kate works with companies throughout East Anglia, as well as with organisations throughout the UK and Europe. Her career spans almost 30 years as a writer and communications expert.

Trevor Edwards

Trevor originally formed his own business development and training consultancy in 1991, having previously gained 20 years business management experience with several blue-chip companies. During this time he headed up operating divisions for three companies, managing strategic product development, marketing and sales initiatives. As an independent consultant and business advisor he has worked with clients in a variety of market sectors including retail, leisure, print and publishing, computer systems and ICT in the UK and in France. He also has extensive specialist knowledge in the development of new technologies. Trevor is a director of People Spark Co. Ltd, specialising in developing and implementing training and education programmes built round the specific needs of individuals and organisations.