Charlotte Boaden

Engagement and Events Consultant
Nationwide Building Society

Charlotte has worked in the events industry for over 10 years since completing her degree in Events Management. She recently started a new role at Nationwide Building Society as Engagement and Events Consultant creating engaging and inspiring events for Nationwide employees and members. Prior to this Charlotte was events manager for Tribal Group, a leading global software and services provider; planning, organising and implementing their events strategy.

My Session

Professional development and the value of a mentor

After many successful years in event management Charlotte entered the Fast Forward 15 mentorship programme for women in the events industry. The programme provides an opportunity to be mentored, encouraged and advised by an industry expert for one year.

In this session Charlotte will¬†discuss her experience with mentoring; the reasons behind entering the FF15 programme; what she’s gained from the programme so far and how she feels it will help her in the future. Charlotte will also share her top tips when looking for a mentor and how to get the most from the mentor/mentee relationship.