November 17, 2016

World Wide Pictures Gears Up For WEConnect International Europe Conference 2016

LONDON — Broadcast and full-service video agency World Wide Pictures is strengthening its membership of WEConnect International as this year’s media partner for the annual WEConnect International Europe conference this week.

UK-based World Wide Pictures has produced the conference launch film and will also provide the video coverage of the two-day event taking place in London on Wednesday, 16th to Thursday 17th November. The WEConnect International Europe Conference is hosted by IBM and sponsored by a range of global leaders, including Intel, Accenture, and Monsanto.

The 2.5-minute launch film, featuring WEConnect International members Megan Stowe, strategic sourcing director at Intel and Julie Baker, head of enterprise at NatWest/RBS, will be screened today.  The video, which can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cs8bKlXwhCs, shows how WEConnect International provides opportunities for its global network of women-owned businesses to connect to buyers within the corporate world.

Maggie Berry, WEConnect International Executive Director for Europe said: “We have established a strong working relationship with World Wide Pictures, and we are looking forward to working with them on this exciting event which aims to further the supplier diversity agenda here in Europe by helping multinational corporations to understand the benefits of buying from diverse and women-owned businesses.”

Karen Hayes, managing director of World Wide Pictures, said: “WEConnect International provide a fantastic platform for both large firms and SMEs to discuss the benefits of a diverse supplier base. We hope that this year’s event will attract the attention of more companies and corporations, to the value and significance of working with women-owned businesses and World Wide Pictures are proud to be involved.”

World Wide Pictures provides a wide range of broadcast, event and video production services, which include satellite broadcasts, IP streaming, webcasting and live events.  For further information about World Wide Pictures, visit: www.worldwidepictures.tv

For further media information on World Wide Pictures, please contact: Laura Hemsley (laurah@worldwidepictures.tv) office number 020 7613 6580 or mobile 075 5781 8847.

Notes to Editor:

World Wide Pictures

Founded in 1935, World Wide Pictures work with national and international clients from a diverse range of sectors. The World Wide Pictures team consists of producers who are creative, thorough and flexible and work directly with clients so that their messages are delivered to the target audience – whether online, on screen or on stage – in the most effective way possible.

WEConnect International  

WEConnect International is the leading global supplier diversity initiative spearheading the connection of women-owned business and multinational corporations.

The WEConnect International Europe Conference and European Supplier Diversity Forum is hosted by IBM and sponsored by a range of global leaders, including Intel, Accenture, and Monsanto and more. For more information on the event, visit the WEConnect International website: http://weconnecteurope.org/event/weconnect-international-europe-conference-2016