FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LONDON, 17 AUGUST 2021 — Divas of Colour International Women’s Forum announces WorldRemit, a leading global cross-border payments company, as the title sponsor for the upcoming Divas of Colour Festival 2021, taking place this October.
As part of the sponsorship, this year’s event will be referred to as The WorldRemit Divas of Colour Festival 2021.
WorldRemit is a tenured supporter of the organisation and has been involved for the last five years, prior to coming on as the official title sponsor. The leading digital money transfer company helps people around the world easily send money to friends and family, from over 50 countries, through its mobile app and website, to more than 130 countries globally.
Faustina Anyanwu, CEO of Divas of Colour, said: “WorldRemit continues to show leadership in practically taking action towards their goals to help communities thrive around the world. We are thrilled to have them as a partner and look forward to working with them to amplify the voices of our community at this year’s event.”
The Divas of Colour Festival is now in its 8th year. This year’s event is themed ‘Shaping The Lives Of Women and Girls’ and will take place on 23rd October 2021 at Hilton Hotel Canary Wharf London.
The annual festival is poised to attract over 500 female professionals and business owners from around the world. The focus of this year will be addressing how women and girls can access more wealth post-Covid-19, take on leadership roles, and address common mental health topics frequently prioritised by this group.
To learn more about WorldRemit, visit their website at www.worldremit.com
About Divas of Colour
We are a leading event and conference organisation created with the simple aim of providing practical Empowerment opportunities for Women through high impact events and networking opportunities. We have been delivering high-value programmes that enable women to excel both in business, careers and every other area of their lives since 2014.
Our flagship International women’s Festival – Divas of Colour Festival remains the largest gathering of professional women from around the world in the UK, hosting over 500 delegates, exhibitors, designers, and other creatives every year.
While our popular women into leadership conference is designed to help women redefine leadership and take their position at the table. Boosting confidence and creating an enabling environment for cooperation and collaboration among women entrepreneurs and other professionals.
We’re a leading global payments company. We disrupted an industry previously dominated by offline legacy players by taking international money transfers online – making them safer, faster and lower-cost.
We currently send from 50 countries to people in over 130 countries, operate in more than 5,000 money transfer corridors worldwide and employ around 1,500 people globally.
On the sending side, WorldRemit is 100% digital (cashless), increasing convenience and enhancing security. For those receiving money, the company offers a wide range of options including bank deposit, cash collection, mobile airtime top-up and mobile money.
Backed by Accel, TCV and Leapfrog – WorldRemit Group’s headquarters are in London, United Kingdom, with regional offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Philippines, South Africa, Somaliland, Kenya, Poland, New Zealand and Belgium.