Justine Roberts is the co-founder and CEO of Mumsnet and Gransnet– leading advice websites for parents and grandparents. Having created a platform on which people can share top tips, concerns and guidance over the internet, Justine has claimed the award of Online Comment Site of the Year and is now booked as a female motivational speaker as a woman in business to share her stories of making Mumsnet and Gransnet the sensations they are today.
Back in 1999, Justine masterminded the creation of Mumsnet which has since grown into one of the leading advice sites on the internet with over 10 million users. A source of guidance for many concerned or new parents, the site is home to advice on special educational needs, postnatal care, miscarriage awareness and more. After Mumsnet began to grow in popularity, Justine created Gransnet as a platform on which grandparents could share advice, ask questions and build a community.
In reward of her highly successful businesses, Justine has been named as EY Entrepreneur of the Year London and South and the Institute of Internal Communications Communicator of the Year. She has also been recognised on the Woman’s Hour Power List of the Most Powerful Women in the UK, the Top 50 Most Influential Women in Startups and VC list, the 500 Most Influential CEOs in the World list by Richtopia and on the Media Guardian’s Power 100 list. She has also been commended by the Queen for her entrepreneurship, appointed as CBE for her Services to the Economy.
Having created a highly popular platform for parents and grandparents alike, Justine is now booked as a female motivational speaker to inspire other women to hone their entrepreneurial spirits and pursue business careers. Having been named as one of the most influential women, Justine has previously spoken for the likes of the British Library and the BBC and is considered a true role model to women globally. Passionate about feminism, Justine Roberts is a fantastic choice as a motivational female speaker for your next event.
Most recently, Justine Roberts was inducted into the Top Female Speakers to Book for International Women’s Day, commending her performance as an inspirational female entrepreneur.