Re:Create 2021 is a new business support programme designed by Creative United, and delivered in partnership with Wandsworth Council and Hive Collective. Re:Create 2021 provides free, specialist business support for Wandsworth creatives. Join us on Zoom for this skills and networking event and learn how to boost your business through funding, financing and collaborations.
Organised by Hive Collective, this series of events will be an opportunity for businesses being supported on the Re:Create 2021 programme to meet for speaker discussions and ‘Focus Seat’ exercises that will allow businesses to address their business needs together. For this event, we will be joined by Business Advisor Olga Astaniotis in conversation with Nat Harrison (Hive Collective).
Olga has many years of experience running her own small enterprises and advising businesses. She mentors and advises in the start-up and small business sector, with experience across many industries including furniture, fashion, craft, interiors, retail and social enterprises.
Olga is primarily a business development and sales and marketing practitioner, particularly skilled at developing the customer propositions, ensuring that her clients can build sufficient demand to ensure success and helping them to achieve an effective online presence.
Nat Harrison is a Business Coach, Trainer, and Facilitator, supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses since she formed Ayama Consulting Ltd in 2011. She holds a professional certification from the International Coach Federation and offers a blend of mentoring and coaching, taking a holistic approach to help clients find their own authentic way of approaching sales, marketing, and customer relations. Nat specialises in helping business owners improve their confidence so they can be strong figureheads and present professionally and credibly.
Nat co-founded the creative business network and events producer Hive Collective in 2016 with photographer Carmel King. Nat is passionate about community and is on a mission to connect and inspire small business owners throughout London and beyond. Hive have produced many events for creative business programmes including for the Forge and Forge Fashion programmes in the London Borough of Waltham Forest, where they are based.