The Manchester PA Network celebrates its first anniversary with a glamorous rooftop party
Press Release Posted 23 August 2012
Manchester's first PA networking group have raised
more than £4,300 for The Christie charity since their launch just
one year ago.
Co-founders Hayley Harthern of Manchester235 Casino,
Amanda Barlow of Duff & Phelps Ltd and Melanie Sheehy of
Co-founders Amanda Barlow of Duff & Phelps Ltd, Melanie
Sheehy of LateRooms.com and Hayley Harthern of Manchester235
Casino, welcomed 87 of their members to the roof terrace of the
Great John Street Hotel, to celebrate their first successful
Since their launch, the network now has over 350 members,
all of which are Manchester based PAs, EAs and secretaries, an
official website, seven more events under their belt and another
two yet to come in 2012.
The network is a proud supporter of The Christie charity,
and since its launch, has raised over £4,300 for the specialist
cancer centre based in Manchester.
Amanda Barlow of Duff & Phelps and co-founder said;
"The Christie is a charity so close to our hearts and we are proud
to support such a worthwhile charity. Having lost my Mum to cancer
aged nine, I feel this is a fitting tribute to her and it's a great
feeling knowing that what we do can assist research or support
families living with cancer.
"We were totally blown away when we received the news
about our first year's total and are looking forward to seeing our
fundraising grow and grow as the network goes from strength to
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