We’re super proud to announce that our very own Client Operations Director, Jade Ball, has been selected as one of the 15 mentees in this year’s Fast Forward 15 program. Jade will be mentored under the ‘Aspirational Board Director’ category.
Fast Forward 15 is an award-winning mentoring programme, founded by Fay Sharpe, aimed to help nurture female talent in the events and travel industries by developing individual’s competencies and broadening their skills.
Following the application and rigorous interview process, Jade was announced as one of the 15 mentees chosen for the 2018 programme. Over the next 12 months, Jade and her fellow mentees will be individually mentored while also being assigned group tasks to contribute to their growth and personal impact.
Jade comments “I feel incredibly honoured to be selected as one of the mentees for the 2018 class of the Fast Forward 15 Programme. Hearing from last year’s mentees at the launch event earlier this month was extremely motivational and I am now even more excited to be in the programme. I am really looking forward to working with my mentor and setting goals to progress my career to the next level.”
Jade’s mentor was announced a the launch ceremony on May 11th as Moya Maxwell, Venue Director at the Royal Institute of British Architects. Moya was a wealth of experience within the events and venue industry including spending 12 years at the Royal Opera House as Head of Commercial Programming.
Moya comments “I’m delighted to be part of this inspirational programme and really looking forward to working with Jade over the next 12 months. We will set realistic but ambitious goals and objectives for Jade with the aim of creating a solid foundation for her career now and in the future.”