Social entrepreneur Lucy Bloom talks to Cheryl about her life and what led her on her amazing journey to being one of the world’s leading change makers.
About Lucy Bloom:
Lucy is a change maker, exceptional communicator and business fixer. She created and led an advertising agency working across a diverse range of industries for 20 years before she stepped into the role of CEO of a brand new women’s health organisation. In two and half years she led a small team to raise $7M for a network of hospitals in Ethiopia. She then went on to transform a Cambodian children’s charity as its first CEO. She is the creator of the world’s first childbirth education program for men run in local pubs which she franchised nationally. Lucy consults as a business fixer, strategy machine and governance gun. You will find her challenging and entertaining in equal measure. Lucy Bloom is a rule breaker, idea maker and momentum creator.Lucy is the first and only Australian to be listed in the world’s top 30 #socialceos. She is a recipient of a Kindness Award from the Wake Up Project and winner of the 2015 Women’s Agenda Emerging Leader in the not-for-profit Sector Award. Lucy has been nominated many times and shortlisted twice in the Telstra Business Women of the Year Awards. She is also a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia.