GWII AND IIG CELEBRATE LOVE AND LAUGHTER DURING LOCKDOWN
There really is truth in the old adage, "Laughter is the best medicine" this has never been more important than during this time of lockdown!
Gauteng Women In Insurance – 2020 Leaderwalk 1
In collaboration with Business Engage and the 30% Club, GWII hosted our first Leaderwalk of 2020. The Leaderwalk concept nurtures the advancement of senior management and aspiring leaders by providing a platform to share expertise, master skillsets and cement networks. '
GWII: The view from the shore a journey of profound change
Gauteng Women in Insurance welcomed members to its first networking event of the year, at The Venue, Houghton, with Swiss RE as the main sponsor, and Aon and Emerald as co- sponsors.
GWII: A Wine Bottle Painting Event
Starting off the year on a bright and colorful note, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted its first Mix &' Mingle fun filled evening of wine bottle painting, sponsored by ONE Financial Services, on 29 January.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Leaderwalk - 17/10/2019 - 17/10/2019
In collaboration with Business Engage, GWII hosted our 2019 finale Leaderwalk. '"
Golf Day 2019
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted their annual golf day at the magnificent Steyn City Golf Club in Midrand with main sponsor Auto &' General, and co-sponsors Clyde &' Co, Camargue, Discovery, Innovation Group, Leppard, MiWay, and Tracker.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Fire & Ice Year End Function
Gauteng Women in Insurance welcomed members to its "Fire and Ice" themed year-end function. with main sponsors Marsh, AIG, Guy Carpenter and Innovation Group, and co-sponsors Associated Loss Adjusters, Camargue, HIC Underwriting Managers, Genasys, Sintelum, One, Constantia Insurance, Chubb and Old Mutual Insure.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Continuous Professional Development Session
Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) Continous Professional Development Session, proudly sponsored by Discovery Insure.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Mix n Mingle Afternoon of Bowling
Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) rallied up the ladies for a Mix n Mingle fun filled afternoon of bowls, sponsored by iTOO, at the Killarney Country Club on 13 September.
IIG & GWII - Celebrate Your Uniqueness Ladies Day
The bohemian city chic is full of mystery and full of wonder, humble enough to know she is not better than anybody and wise enough to know that she is different from the rest! For she is unique, like no one that has ever been beforewill come after. '
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Leaderwalk 2
In collaboration with Business Engage, this GWII Leaderwalk, themed “The Ultimate Corporate Athlete”, addresses the fundamental need for employee mindfulness and corporate wellness strategies.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Mine the generation gap
Traditional roles in the workplace are changing at an incredible pace. Our current workforce compromises primarily of three generations: Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Mix & Mingle for a fun gin Experience
Let the fun BE-GIN!
Driven by the high end boutique market, and the use of high quality and interesting botanicals, gin is arguably the world’s most fashionable drink.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Continuous Professional Development Session
Gauteng Women In Insurance invited members to its first Continuous Professional Development (CPD) session.
GWII Leaderwalk 1
In collaboration with the 30% Club, GWII hosted our first Leaderwalk of 2019.
Umgibe: growing better futures - Organically
Gauteng Women In Insurance welcomed its members to its first networking event of the year.
Golf Day 2018
Getting together with the ladies for a round of golf is a great way to mix exercise and friendly competition. Anyone in your foursome could potentially win the match. But there also are side games of skill, and luck, you can play during the round. Whether you choose to play for prizesjust for fun, these games add an interesting twist to your day on the links.
GWII - Superwomen
GWII rounds off the year celebrating Superwomen
Gauteng Women in Insurance welcomed members to its ‘Everyday Superhero’ themed year-end function
GWII & Innosys - Afternoon of Bowls
As we say goodbye to winter and welcome spring, Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) rallied up the ladies for a fun filled afternoon of bowls, sponsored by Innosys, at the Killarney Country Club on 24 August.
GWII - Paint Nite
What a night for Paint Nite!
GWII - Extraordinary women
Unique, out of the ordinary and rare are just some of the words that sum up extraordinary women.
Gauteng Women In Insurance - Pop Up Sushi
Gauteng Women in Insurance members attended the sushi pop up event at Simply Asia in Boskruin for a fun night of learning how to make sushi.
Nom, nom, nom…
GWII Brave to be free
To all GWII members… despite the multitude of fears you may have remember, "she who is brave is free".
Gauteng Women in Insurance - Leaders Walk
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted the Leader Walk on 18 June to nurture the development of aspiring leaders and to help them unlock their full potential.
The ripple effect
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) invited members to an event themed "The Ripple Effect" at The Venue in Melrose Arch where a guest panel of speakers shared their stories and the ripple effects thereafter.
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) welcomed members to a special event with one of the most inspiring and energetic individuals, Lee Den Hond on 8 March at the Bryanston Country Club. Emerald Africa and Oakhurst Insurance Company were the main sponsors of the event and additional sponsors Michael Barker & Partners and Aladdin Software.
Pop Up Sunset Disco
With their own vibe, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) members, non-members and family members ended Friday evening off on the right foot as they kept their feet tapping and heads nodding with something a little different - GWII’s Silent Disco Pop-Up.
Gauteng Women in Insurance hosted its very first Crafters Boutique in Randburg. The boutique showcased different vendor crafts from handmade items, to jewellery, clothing, delicious eats, baby items, handbags and much!
Setting the scene for fun, with festive fiesta banners, colourful bunting over the tables styled with sombreros and Mexican elements, the amigos (members) donned on bold colours and super-caliente fun wear taking them from ordinary to olé
Respecting Diversity translates into strength and greater business success
(GWII), supported by AIG and Willis, held a breakfast event in Sandton this week focussed on diversity and the empowerment of women in business.
Golf Day 2014
A wonderful time and a fun day out for the ladies.
Pop Up Fashion Event
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted its first pop up fashion show event on 26 April 2017
Golf Day 2017
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted their annual golf day at the magnificent Steyn City Golf Club in Midrand
Let's get rolling ... bowling with Innosys
An afternoon of bowls
Save the serious stuff for the serious tournaments!
Getting together with the ladies for an afternoon of bowls is a great way to mix exercise and encourage friendly competition.
GWII 5th Birthday Bash - Carnival
In grand celebration and splendour, Gauteng Women in Insurance welcomed members to its fifth birthday bash carnival on Tuesday 8 August at Aon South Africa, with Aon South Africa as the main sponsor.
A winters tale
With this, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted a breakfast with the theme 'A Winter's Tale' at Moyo Zoo Lake with JLT as the main sponsor and Cunningham Lindsay and Old Mutual Insure as co-sponsors. Members were greeted at Moyo Zoo Lake with friendly faces, drummers (sponsored by Hollard) and face painters in Moyo's style.
For some mid-winter fun, with the perfect mid-winter warmer, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted a witty, warm and welcoming Winter Solstice event at Hollard's Villa Arcadia with Hollard and Fulcrum as the sponsors.
What Mountain are you climbing
It is often said that every mountain top is within reach, if you just keep on climbing. The most important concept attached to this notion is that it is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Cowgirls and Angels
On an overcast Wednesday evening members of Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) came together at the Longmeadow Function venue in Fourways. On entrance the ladies were exposed to a combination of pink feathers and hay bales as the theme for this year was Cowgirls and Angels.
Golf Day - 2016
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted their second annual golf day at the magnificent Steyn City Golf Club in Midrand which was partly sponsored by Auto & General.
Butterflies never stay in one place for very long. They move from flower to flower, gathering nectar, obviously busy but never appearing anything except beautiful, graceful, and eye-catching.
Ideas like shoes
We all need to be uplifted and encouraged from time to time and with that being said, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII), hosted an event at the Hyatt in Rosebank, with the theme ’Ideas like shoes’.
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) recently hosted its second event for 2016 at Hollards Villa Arcadia. The event was titled Head North for Success and hosted Khanyi Dhlomo, guest speaker who holds a number of accolades and was named one of Forbes magazines 20 Most Powerful Women in Africa aged under 40.
The best of me
We live in a society that is filled with heavy emphasis on physical appearance. Mass media, advertising and fashion editorials all portray different tastes and opinions as to what is beautiful some often telling women that there is only one way to be beautiful.
It's that time of the year where we reflect on the past year and prepare for the year ahead. The best way to make it memorable is to gather together and celebrate in style.
Gatsby Photo Booth
Golf Day - 2015
Save the serious golfing for the serious tournaments!
Getting together with the ladies for a round of golf is a great way to mix exercise and friendly competition.
In France ladies claim their femininity and use it proudly. French women do feminine and they do it very well. They exude confidence and carry themselves with poise and there is an affectation to it.
Exclusive Brunch with Inge Beale
On Saturday 25 July, at the Saxon Hotel Convention Lounge, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted an exclusive brunch with Inga Beale, CEO Lloyd&rsquos of London, who kindly offered up some of her time while she visits South Africa, to spend with a few ladies within the insurance industry.
Knowledge is Power
There are countless women who are battling breast cancer, many who are more than conquerors and to these women, we salute you in walking this journey, one that affects not only you, but also your family and friends.
Zelda La Grange
The most successful women in the world have grabbed every opportunity afforded to them, and have created opportunities for themselves.
Live life Love life
An unknown author once said, "Life is too short to be anything but happy, love deeply, forgive quickly, take chances, give everything with no regrets, forget the past with exception of what you have learned and remember everything happens for a reason."
Bring on the Bling
Most people often associate the word ’bling’ with expensive and flashy jewelry, clothing,other possessions. In other words, dressing adorning in a flashy way, imitative of jewelry clashing together of light reflecting off jewelry.
Spring has sprung and the bees are humming! The season everyone has been waiting for is here and what better way to celebrate than with a splash of colour, colour, colour...
Champagne and Hats
Themed "Champagne and Hats" the ladies sipped on refreshing glasses of champagne sponsored by Emerald and nibbled on bites while socialising with peers on current industry developments and trends.
Women At Work
This event was somewhat different than the previous ones as members were treated to a whole different type of education. Make-up artists from Bobby Brown Cosmetics gave expert advice and showed the ladies how to change daytime make-up to evening make-up in a flash.
GWII started the year on a high note with a Valentine&rsquos Breakfast on the 14th of February at the beautiful Villa Arcadia at Hollard&rsquos offices in Parktown.
GWII Year End Function
GWII ended the year on a high note with our Year End Function on the 19th of November at Norton Rose Fulbright SA. This was an event to remember! A special networking function based on the lines of "speed dating" proved to be a "hit" with the GWII members.
GWII Year End Function - Photo Booth
Celebrating Women's Month with GWII
Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII), a network for women working in the insurance industry, held their second official get together on Wednesday August 7.
It's Official: GWII Launch
Gauteng Women in Insurance a network for women working in the insurance industry, was launched  two months ago. In this short period of time we have grown to over 400 members, and the list is growing daily&hellip