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Lyanna talks about equality in workplaces and creative industries through her personal experiences and invites us all to think about what Equality means for us and how we can shape things around us by taking action.
About the speaker
With over 15 years’ integrated communications consultancy experience working for a range of regional, national and multi-national brands, Lyanna Tsakiris co-founded Station Rd Marketing in 2014. Her passion to create an agency that truly offers tailored support and flexible working, where individuals can reach their potential has gone from strength to strength.
Employing a team of five, the full-service agency works with clients across South Wales, Bristol and London including food giant Danone, MSC Sports Nutrition, UX specialist Nomensa, Complete Background Screening, Newport City Homes, The Cabinet Office and many more.
In order to support women in her own sector in Wales, Lyanna co-founded a not for profit initiative RE:PROGRAM designed to raise the visibility of women in tech, digital and entrepreneurship in Wales via events, mentoring and leadership initiatives. A mother of one, she is passionate about supporting women at all levels in business through the course of her every-day work.
Lyanna is going to talk about gender equality in the creative industries and her work in tackling the issue with Re:Program UK.
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"We're in this together, and I think we all need to work together to make a change." — Lyanna Tsakiris
"We have strengths and weaknesses, and we have to work together to play to those strengths - and not feel threatened by it. I think that's really the only way we're going to achieve equality." — Lyanna Tsakiris