Women in Leadership – Social Media, Business Empowerment and Career Advancement

Do you want to know how to stand out in the industry? What should you do to advance your business and professional development? How can your practice benefit from using disruptive technology?  
Learn from 3 leading professionals.
PEWA Victoria invites you to a networking seminar with three inspiring leaders in their respective fields. These impressive women will share insights into their leadership careers, their practical tips on how to win business, and make the most of social media to advance your career and help you stand out in your industry.
Hosted by Hall & Wilcox, the seminar is complimentary and light refreshments will be provided.


Thursday 22 June, 2017



(Light breakfast provided)


Hall & Wilcox
Level 11, Rialto South Tower
525 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000


by 18 June 2017 to:

Georgina O’Brien, APAC Regional Manager, LinkedIn

Georgina has an impressive sales career spanning 12 years.  She has held a variety of senior management roles, and now leads the Australian and New Zealand team as Head of Sales for LinkedIn Talent Solutions. LinkedIn is a global phenomenon and with over 175 million members and another 2 million joining every week, Linkedin is the largest professional network on the globe. 

Georgina loves working for LinkedIn where disruptive technology has transformed the way businesses hire, market, and sell.  She is passionate about transforming people and is currently completing a course with Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching, the world’s largest executive coaching network who work with top executives to enhance their leadership skills.

Emma Dearlove, Head of ANZ Small Business, Regional VIC/TAS

Over her 19-year banking career, Emma has held a variety of frontline relationship management, sales leadership and customer service roles in Australia and the U.K. The majority of this time has been in the Corporate & Commercial Division, with 2 years spent in Retail Distribution as Head of Affluent Banking.

Emma graduated 2 years ago from ANZ’s Accelerating Banking Experiences for Women program which is an internal 18-month bespoke program to build capability for senior leadership roles.

She is passionate about Small Business, diversity & flexibility. She is married with 2 young children and lives in Melbourne.

Leela Lewis, Director of Michael Page Digital, Marketing and Retail

Leela leads the Michael Page Digital, Marketing and Retail teams in Victoria.  A professional recruiter almost 10 years of experience both in the UK and Australia, Leela has success recruiting for both larger corporate organisations and smaller growing businesses across a variety of sectors in marketing, digital and retail disciplines.

Leela works closely with her clients to secure the best talent in the industry and thrives with helping her candidates achieve their career goals & advancement.