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Come and socialise with a wonderfully diverse group of like-minded women to connect, create new friendships and working opportunities – be inspired.


Tuesday 2 September 2014

The Gore Hotel, Kensington

Guest Speaker: Show business writer Karen Hockney @franglaise

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Brilliant event at the Gore! Karen Hockney who gave the talk is utterly inspirational.

Diana Best

Editorial Consultant
Editt Ltd


Thanks Lisa...amazing night, amazing women, I am still on a high!

Karen Hockney


Hi Lisa, I had so much fun, brilliant evening well done! Thanks again.

Dr Simone Laubscher – Nutritional Doctor 


Congratulations on a hugely successful event last night. It was so beautifully organised and I loved listening to Karen – wow what a hugely inspirational lady! Thank you so much.

Nicola Hancock

Co-Founder| Sauce Communications


It was a really brilliant evening! I had some amazing conversations.

Anna Gibson

Director of Lifestyle | Sauce Communications


Well Done Lisa!! You pulled it off. Thank you for the invitation. 
Meredith O’Shaughnessy
Meredith Bespoke - The Bureau of Creative Events


Sally Foote @sallyfoote

Thanks @1womanworkforce for an incredible & inspiring evening - #talkingwithoutdevices


I really enjoyed the event - lots of great women, fab location and the talk was very inspirational.

Rebecca Lewis

Freelance Digital Consultant and Publisher


Fab event Lisa. Thanks so much for organising. And I’m very excited about my prize!!!

Jo Binding
Head of Media
City Football Marketing


Just a quick thank you for a great evening. I met lots of lovely people and hope to do some work with a new contact.

Tara Araby – Jewellery designer


Well done Lisa – you put on an amazing evening! Hugely beneficial to everyone.

Sunita Passi
Founder and MD



Thank YOU Lisa for making it all happen!  Having only just met you, already I am so proud of you as a woman - it takes a lot of hard work, guts and determination to pull it all off!

Nis Arend

Speaker, Performance Coach, Founder at The Corporate Confidante


Thanks for a really smashing night and so lovely to see you again, please keep up the good work it really is so nourishing for the soul to be among such warm and successful women.

Kate Mansfield

Relationship Coach


You are one incredible lady and you had the most amazing ladies in the room. Well done.
Niki Sanderson
Managing Director
Nonstop Promotions


Thank you Lisa - it was a brilliantly organised event. Karen was brave, eloquent and inspirational. 

Sarah Owen

Pumpkin PR


Thank you to Lisa @1womanworkforce & Karen @Franglaise for a fun & inspiring evening embracing red wine & superfood & one another! - 03 Sep

KarenCummingsPalmer @Guidetogorgeous


I just wanted to write and say well done for last night - thanks for inviting me. The event was excellent and I met (and saw again) lots of great woman.

Justine Solomons

Founder of Byte the Book, CCO at Autharium


Well done @1womanworkforce on putting together a fantastic event @GoreHotel

Siobhan Connor @ConnorPR


Thank you for inviting me to last night’s event.  I had an enjoyable evening and I met several very interesting ladies.  Karen was a fantastic speaker and very inspiring.


Business Development Executive

NW Brown Insurance Brokers Ltd


I absolutely loved the event, as I am sure everyone else did and I look forward to the next one. Congratulations Lisa, you did a great job and Karen was the perfect speaker. I was so thrilled to win such a great prize.

Frances Pardell

Pardell PR


Fab networking do  Won a raffle prize for the first time ever. Really enjoyable evening seeing some old friends and meeting some new ones

Jane Clemetson

Director, Jane Clemetson


“Brilliant job Lisa – thanks so much for inviting us all – I thought it was really well attended and there was a very buzzy atmosphere – also very impressed with all the women who presented their gifts; very inspiring. Thanks again Lisa, see you at the next one.”

Judy Lipsey, Associate Director

Premier Communications

“I really do believe you are onto something here and I would personally grab it with both hands!”

Hermione Ross, Handi Music

Management, Producer Management, A&R, Visual, Recording & Music Services


“Well done – The Hospital Club was a great's to more in the future.”

Justina Parry, CEO & Founder

My PA & My Recruitment

“Inspiring evening! So great to meet so many talented interesting women running socially positive businesses in London – well done.”

“Just to say well done on last night – my goodness it was rammed! I hope everyone had as good a time as I did. Do let me know if you are going to make 'the gathering' a regular event as I have plenty of other people from cake makers and elderflower cordial makers to event organisers (conferences) who I could invite.”

Dee Pilgrim, Editor/Writer/Copywriter

"We just wanted to say thank you so much for a great evening. You will have to do more of these – so many powerful women in one room."

Judy Mark, Executive Assistant

Universal Pictures International


"Well done Lisa – was a marvel and what an amazing group of women, everyone was lovely, open, warm and inspiring!  You should feel very proud!”

Emma Engers

Emma Engers Associates – Theatre Agent


“Huge thanks for last night – what a resounding success.  I was so impressed at the diverse collection of women you managed to bring together.”


"I loved this event and I'm inspired to take my products to a different level! I met so many inspirational women in business tonight."

Sandie Duncan, Managing Director

Tia & Anda Beauty Products


"Thank you again for inviting me to join an amazing group of inspiring women on Monday night. It was a wonderful evening and you ensured that each and every guest was made to feel welcome. It was an energy filled evening for me. I managed to meet some wonderful women and suspect that the post event sharing may be equally successful with connecting others."

Tania Bearsley

Ziggle It!


"I thoroughly enjoyed the evening and I would be very interested to do this again.  I met some very interesting people, plus I've two new clients from the evening, so I am very happy.  Thank you for all your hard work in getting us all together."

Debra Van Minnen,

Hypnotherapist & Pyschotherapist



"Thank you for organising such a great and valuable evening. Please let me know when you do plan the next one."

Helena Baddeley, Photographer

Helena Joy Photography


"It really was a truly wonderful evening, thank you so much once again for putting it all together. I had engrossing and effervescent chats with lots of women. I was so impressed with the levels of entrepreneurship and enthusiasm among the throng. I felt quite buoyed up afterwards."

Beverley D'Silva, Freelance Journalist


(Sunday Times Magazine)


"Thanks for a lovely evening. I am looking forward to the next one!"

Julia Macmillan, Founder


"Thanks so much, it was an amazing evening and you hosted it beautifully."

Kate Mansfield, Managing Director

Global Rock Media

Film, TV, Digital, Advertising


"I think you could make a brilliant success out of this!"

Sylvia Coleman, Lawyer


"I had a lovely time chatting with other ladies from all sorts of businesses at Lisa's Hospital Club event. I met Tania from Ziggleit, and we've collaborating on products to benefit both our businesses ever since. A lovely evening with many, very interesting women!"

Lauren Pears, Founder

Lady Dinah's Cat Café