Bengaluru, Karnataka: Bengaluru experienced the world’s first “Walk to the board” event for women by Iron Lady. The event inspired hundreds of women to move towards TOP leadership positions faster and also celebrated the journeys of women who’ve already reached TOP.
As a part of this event, there was a “Board Member Ramp Walk”– where women leaders who have reached TOP positions/roles already – celebrated their accomplishments with others.
Date of the event: November 05, 2023
Location: St. Joseph’s Indian High School, and Cubbon Park, Bangalore
The event was created to support aspiring women to Fast-Track their journey towards senior leadership roles.
The event also included a Walkathon, networking sessions and powerful learning sessions from some of the top global leaders like Simon Newman, Sridhar Sambandam, Chitra Talwar, Madan Padaki, Rajesh Bhat, and Suvarna Hegde.
Event celebrated the success stories of women leaders and encouraged all women to begin their journey towards reaching the top. 500+ women came together to celebrate, learn, and network with accomplished women leaders and make their roadmap towards fast-track career growth.
Here is what some of the women from “Ramp Walk” had to say:
“I’ve been a part of this journey of learning and growth with Iron Lady for last 2+ years and I’ve now become a CEO.! It was amazing to Walk the Ramp, celebrate with other women and share the journey and some techniques and tricks with other Women. I hope millions of other women can experience this journey as well.”
Pushpalatha M S, CEO @Prameya Health Pvt. Ltd, Founder & Director @Stratist, Co-founder & Director @GarbhaGudi “I am a proud Iron Lady 100 Board Members Program graduate; I walked the Ramp today; Iron Lady ignited that spark of reaching to the top and getting into Board positions within me.
I have accelerated my leadership journey with the help of these unique principles, with Preparedness [being proactive learning Principles] + Opportunity [Envision to be on Top] = success (today)!” Lakshmi S Nayak, Director Legal Affairs – Yield Engineering System
Snippets from the Founding team of Iron Lady: “We’ve built the leading leadership platform for women over the last few years. We are excited to see extraordinary growth of women in reaching TOP leadership positions and we have taken a challenge to support at least a million women to reach the top in the next 10 years!”
Rajesh Bhat, Founder and CEO – Iron Lady, “Globally, women face challenges when they try to reach top positions, and through Iron Lady I am so proud to see so many women overcoming those challenges and are reaching even Board positions, fast tracking their leadership journey.”
– Simon Newman, Co-Founder, Chairman– Iron Lady, Ex-CEO, Aviva, Singapore, “Exciting to see so many women changing perceptions and breaking the glass ceilings using Business War Tactics.
At Iron Lady, we have supported 78,000+ women so far and seeing so many women walking the Board Member Ramp was a huge moment of pride for us!” – Suvarna Hegde, Co-Founder, COO – Iron Lady
The event was presented by REEBOK and curated by CYCOOL!