Your Panellists and Session Hosts
Michal who studied organisational culture at The University of Manchester is the Managing Director of Flock – a new TechHR star-up based in Manchester. Michal specialises in people analytics and data-driven decision making designed to create more employee engagement, recruit for culture fit, and increase productivity.
Sophie Scott is the founder and editor of BALANCE, one of the fastest growing new media brands, with a focus on health, happiness and mindfulness.
Since launching in 2016, BALANCE is now in the top percent of UK circulations, having positioned itself as London’s free wellbeing magazine. BALANCE has seen high profile figures such as Ellie Goulding and Daniel Radcliffe grace the cover, under Sophie’s leadership, resulting in its loyal readership of over 22 million people.
Jessicarr is an NHS Doctor, with a background in Physiotherapy and a Personal Trainer. She is the founder of TRIBE.MCR®, an innovative health and wellness brand. From Personal Training right through to Corporate Wellness, TRIBE.MCR® harnesses the power of movement a and exercise to promote all aspects of health.
COO, Media Chain
Dom is the COO of Media Chain, part of Social Chain Group, the most engaged social-first publisher in the world. The Media Chain brands reach over 1.8bn people every month through their 80m followers.
After the company started in 2014, their power over social conversations led media outlets like Huffington Post to call them the “social media illuminati” and VICE to state “they were a blazing hot social media phenomenon”.
CEO and Founder Unicorn& Co
Unicorn and Co, produced a new digital wellbeing platform UPGRADE-U to help workers have more energy and focus, and feel less stressed.
Face-to-face wellness events and workshops alone are not always enough to deliver a sustainable change to employee behaviour. Developing a digital version of wellbeing content ensures company have ongoing access to the authentic content delivered by trusted wellbeing experts in the form of bite-size learning, virtual masterclasses and interactive challenges.
Registered Nutritional Therapist and Owner, Charlotte Pickles Nutrition
Charlotte is a Registered Nutritional Therapist, working with clients on both a 1:1 and small group basis. An experienced trainer and educator, Charlotte also delivers a range of talks, presentations, workshops and group programmes within the workplace.
Charlotte has a particular interest in supporting mental health, energy production and wellbeing through nutrition.
Founder, Bank of Creativity
Nick is the Founder of the Bank of Creativity, working with brands to create compelling content to engage their audiences and generate big interest for their products or services. He also runs One Minute Briefs which is a popular social community that uses collective quick idea generation to deliver powerful daily social media campaigns.
Maria Mander, Founder of Mander Wellbeing, is an experienced workplace Wellbeing Consultant. She is a renowned expert on managing stress, performance and teams using techniques such as Mindfulness Meditation. Maria is passionate about inspiring people to make positive change in their lives.
Lifecoach and Pilates Instructor
Keely spent 30 years in media and advertising, before launching The Orchard, a venue for Yoga retreats, corporate days and all things wellness. Her latest venture alongside close friend Morag is Commonsensical, a lifestyle coaching business focusing on Lifestyle and balance for individuals in and out of the workplace. Keely is a qualified Lifecoach and Pilates Instructor.
Founder, Shared Harmonies CIC
Emma Baylin is Founder of Shared Harmonies CIC, a social enterprise that aims to improve confidence, communication & wellbeing through inspirational singing. Emma is passionate about making the amazing health & wellbeing benefits of singing accessible to everyone & she strongly believes that everyone can sing – despite what they may have been led to believe!