Fast Forward 15 applications open for third intake

The Fast Forward 15 programme, which provides mentoring for a select group of 15 female mentees from within the events and hospitality sector, has opened for the third time.

Founder of Fast Forward 15, Fay Sharpe
Founder of Fast Forward 15, Fay Sharpe

Conceived by Zibrant managing director Fay Sharpe to encourage, coach and upskill future female talent in the events and hospitality sector, applications for 2017's programme are now open.

 Applicants in the second year were up significantly on the first year and it is anticipated over 300 applications will be received for 2017's programme.

Past mentees have made substantial gains in their careers including; work place promotions, setting and achieving goals and increased confidence in both a personal and professional context.

Fay Sharpe, founder of Fast Forward 15, said: "We have another stellar line up of mentors, from Paralympians to industry recognised experts and FTSE100 corporates, who possess significant knowledge and experience to share with our next intake. We've seen huge success stories from the past mentees and I'd encourage any female that is looking to expand their horizons to apply."

Candidates wishing to apply to be part of Fast Forward 15 should visit:www.fastforward15.co.uk and have until Tuesday 28th February to submit their entry.


More:

Opinion: Fay Sharpe responds to Fast Forward comments 

Zibrant named Top Employer for Women

Comment: Fast Forward 15 programme should be commended

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