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Trailblazers

Four iconic portraits of women trailblazing

June 12, 2013

The four women featuring in the new Trailblazers’ portraits are Jane Atkinson, Senior Vice President, Sembcorp Utilities UK Asset Management and in 2007 winner of the CBI First Woman Award in Manufacturing as she frequently has been at the forefront of women in engineering and industry; also Fiona Cruickshank, non-exec director at SCM Pharma, a leading business figure and a former North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year (see image above). Joining Jane and Fiona are Nicola Pearsall, Director read more

First Women photographer awarded Trailblazers’ commission

March 27, 2013

In the month that marks International Women’s Day, NE’s Discovery Museum launches new exhibition exploring achievements of women in science and technology & commissions four new portraits from First Women photographer Anita Corbin. South West based photographer Anita Corbin has been chosen to undertake a very important commission on behalf of the North East region’s science and industry museum, Discovery Museum in Newcastle. Discovery Museum is launching a new exhibition, read more