Tag Archives: Women’s Jewellery Network

OPINION: It’s time for the jewellery industry to take a stand on equality

We’ve hit a moment of major change, globally, in terms of women’s roles, rights and representation, and undoubtedly it is time for the UK jewellery industry to sit up, listen and be open to major shifts in industry attitudes towards the enhancement and opportunities that women are provided.  Some argue that there is no issue

Women’s Jewellery Network announces first ethics and sustainability ambassador

The Women’s Jewellery Network (WJN), the UK’s only dedicated organisation supporting women working in the UK jewellery industry, has announced Victoria Waugh as its first UK ambassador for ethics and sustainability. Waugh joins four existing WJN regional Ambassadors in a role that will provide support and direction for WJN members wishing to know more about

Specialist jewellery agency highlights rise of female entrepreneurs

The increase of successful women pioneering jewellery brands was highlighted at an exclusive event held in London on International Women’s Day, Hosted in London by the specialist, all-women, jewellery agency Facets PR, and supported by the Women’s Jewellery Network, the event held in London invited leading names in the jewellery world to come together to

Jewellery industry commemorates International Women’s Day

Members and organisations within the UK jewellery industry are today celebrating International Women’s Day with several events up and down the country. International Women’s Day, which is on March 8 every year, commemorates the movement for women’s rights. This year, the jewellery industry is marking the day with events for members of the trade and

WJN launches Birmingham International Women’s Day event after London sells out

The Women’s Jewellery Network has announced a second social event to mark International Women’s Day 2018 after the London edition sold out within three days. Taking place at the Assay Office Birmingham on March 8 2018, the second event is open to women and men working in the jewellery industry, offering networking and inspiring talks

Female jewellery pioneers unite on social media with #NoGlassCeiling campaign

The Women’s Jewellery Network, the UK’s only dedicated organisation supporting women in the UK jewellery industry, has launched a viral social media campaign to celebrate the ambition and drive of both the organisation and its members. A bold image with the message #NoGlassCeiling has been shared widely by those working in the UK jewellery trade,