Meat Business Women

The professional networking group for women working in the meat industry


This prize is for an inspirational female in UK or Ireland who has made an incredible impact in her place of work in a very short period.   The winner of the ‘One to Watch’ will receive a place on the ‘Women Leaders’ course at Cranfield University (worth over £4,000).  Enter before 12th July 2019.

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We are the professional networking group for women working in the meat industry. Our objectives are to:

· Develop the image, culture and landscape of the meat industry to make it more attractive to female talent 

· Nurture new female entrants into the sector through networking, education and mentoring

· Skilfully improve networking

Next Event in UK | Meat Business Women...Speed Networking Dinner

The event will be take place on 2nd October 2019 at Butchers' Hall, London. 

Speakers include:

Minette Batters - President of National Farmers Union

Rachel Griffiths – Director of Business, Moy Park

Harriet Wilson – Corporate Responsibility Manager for ALDI UK & Ireland and winner of the 2018 “One to Watch” Prize. 

Tickets only £85 plus booking fee

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Why ?

Who ?


Meat Business Women was founded by Laura Ryan (former Strategy Director at AHDB Beef & Lamb) and Pam Brook (former meat press editor). 

The MBW Committee also includes Penny Tomlinson (Managing Director of Fairfax Meadow), Jackie Carter (Technical Director, Cranswick Country Foods plc), Emma Hallam (Head of Foodservice at Moy Park) and Sam Trick (Trading Manager, External Sales, Morrisons).

Meat Business Women is run on a not-for-profit basis by the committee who are all volunteers.


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