Thu Jul 11, 17:00 - Thu Jul 11, 21:00

Upstairs at Sirocco


A GWEN EVENT // Women Entrepreneurship Networking Event

Join us for the launch of the GWEN EVENTS series on Thursday 11th July from 5 pm-9 pm "Upstairs@Sirocco"

** LIMITED TICKETS// only 50 spots available**

What do you get?

  • Meet AMAZING women who have businesses in Knysna (and surrounds)
  • Swop contacts with other women entrepreneurs
  • Get business leads
  • Potential partnerships/ collaboration
  • Online social networking and advertising
  • Inspiration to start YOUR own business

Schedule of the evening: Starts at 5 pm - Ends at 9 pm

  • Welcome drinks overlooking the Knysna Lagoon and Heads
  • Guest speakers Charlotte Jones, Kamantha Mannar and Thelma Schempers & Liezie Mulder-Farbinger
  • Speed networking session
  • Light dinner
  • Incredible prizegiving experience
  • Drinks and informal networking

NB! Please prepare a 1-minute ELEVATOR PITCH about your business ahead of time

Please bring your business card to enter the prizegiving!

Guest Speakers' BIO

Speakers Details:

Charlotte Jones:

W // https://mylittlehomeschool.com/

IG // https://www.instagram.com/charlottejones247/ 

PODCAST // https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/strikeabalancepod

Thelma & Leez 

W // https://www.thelmaleez.com/ 

IG // https://www.instagram.com/thelma.leez.travel/ 

The Lofts Boutique Hotel

W // http://thelofts.co.za/ 

IG // https://www.instagram.com/theloftsknysna/ 

Kamantha Mannar

FB // https://www.facebook.com/ye.knysna.plett/

IG // https://www.instagram.com/youngengineersknysnaplett/

LinkedIn // https://shorturl.at/bQi6S

Thank you to our prize sponsors


The Lofts Boutique Hotel

a night at the Lofts Boutique Hotel & breakfast for two at The Nest Food Bar OR Ile de Pain

Website: https://www.thelofts.co.za/

Instagram: theloftsknysna

Luka Vineyards

Lunch voucher of R350

Website: https://www.lukavineyards.co.za/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lukavineyards

Instagram: lukavineyards

Magic Lagoon Charters

A private sunset charter for 12 people

Website: https://magiclagooncharters.co.za/

Instagram: magic_lagooncharters

Lotus Studio

3 class pass for ANY class for one person

Website: https://www.lotusstudio.co.za/

Instagram: lotusstudioknysna

Woodlands Country Retreat

a night for two in the luxury self-catering Protea Couple Suite

Website: https://woodlandsknysna.co.za/

Instagram: woodlands_knysna


Upstairs at Sirocco
TH27 Long St, Thesen Island, Knysna, 6570, South Africa
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