Wesley College Melbourne Australia
Wesley College Melbourne

Business Networking Evening

Melissa Jackson (OW1987) - A designer in business
Melissa Jackson designer

Join guest speaker, Melissa Jackson (OW1987) as she shares the business skills needed to be a successful designer in business. For 30 years, Melissa has successfully adapted her skill set to meet her creative goals across a wide field of fashion and design. In the 21st Century, her passion is millinery and as the spring racing carnival gallops towards the finish, be inspired by her experiences, clever decisions and the crucial elements that keep her current and in business. This will prove to be both a colourful and rewarding event. 

 Textile artist, knitwear designer and opera singer all describe Melissa but she is renowned, above all, for her innovative and contemporary millinery creations. A graduate of the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London, Melissa boasts an impressive following among serious race goers, celebrities and the fashion elite. Her unique pieces have been commissioned by a variety of Melbourne fashion houses and she is represented in the textile collection of the National Gallery of Victoria. Melissa succeeds in both retail, consultancy and commission settings and remains the designer of choice for many local and international stars. Find out how. 

These networking evenings have proven to be successful for businesses of all sizes and participants have not only taken away useful strategies but also forged valuable business connections. It’s also a great opportunity to have your business details listed in a networking booklet on the night, so please provide details when making your online booking. This is a free event but spaces are limited, so be sure to book your tickets online to avoid missing out.

« Return to events listing

Book now