Women in Business in Rome

Niki Sweetnam – Independent Usborne Organiser

Niki Sweetnam – Independent Usborne Organiser

After a degree in languages (Spanish and French) Niki qualified as a teacher before accidentally falling into marketing and making a career of it. She moved to Rome  from a marketing role in Paris to marry her husband 12 years ago. Since then she ...

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Valerie Tristan – Boa & Boa Kids

Valerie Tristan – Boa & Boa Kids

After the birth of her daughter Valerie wanted to get into a new adventure and she decided to create a small line of children’s clothing. Her aspiration was to design comfortable, trendy and affordable clothes… exactly the opposite of ...

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Kiersten Pilar Miller – Bellies Abroad

Kiersten Pilar Miller – Bellies Abroad

The Milk Bar was created in 2009 by Kiersten Pilar Miller and was a store and a meeting place dedicated to pregnancy, breastfeeding and motherhood. It was a Roman institution that bred many wonderful collaborations and friendships and had the honour ...

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Linda Martinez – The Beehive Hotel

Linda Martinez – The Beehive Hotel

With her husband Steve, Linda co-runs The Beehive Hotel & Cafe, a stylish, budget, eco-conscious hotel/hostel.  Its a unique cross between a budget hotel and an upscale hostel. Everything about The Beehive reflects their own personal values ...

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