To celebrate International Women’s Day, Editor of Street Cred Magazine, Mark Dwayne attended an Embracing Equity event at Metro Bank.

International Women's Day celebrates women's rights and inspires people to act in the ongoing fight for gender equality - this year’s IWD theme is Embrace Equity. 


Speaking at the event were Bal Heer, CEO/ Founder of Regional Homes who talked about Defying The Odds, Marie Wicker, Director of Certanovo Coaching & Development who talked about Discovering Your Value and there was a question and answer session with Charlene Wall, Director & Co-Founder of Wood Manor Properties.

Birmingham Metro Bank Local Business Manager Meshgan Osmani explained; “As a signatory of the Investing in Women Code, we actively support women in business and we are looking to celebrate International Women’s Day in all our stores. We’re committed to supporting women with access to tools, resources and finance and supporting them in the three key areas they struggle with namely networking, funding and mentoring.”

Mark commented "I saw these powerful Businesswomen’s views on life and how they overcome their struggles. They shared such deep life stories and it was a pleasure hear them speak. I enjoyed the whole event from start to finish.iwd1iwd3