Balance for Better

March 2019

Happy International Women's Day 2019

International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women - while also marking a call to action for accelerating gender balance. As it is International National Women’s Day we are sharing with you and showing our appreciation to the individually amazing women who make up part of Barkers team. 



Barkers Home Store:

Jenny Thackray – Display Manager | Angela Hardcastle – Sales Assistant | Cara Allinson – Lighting Buyer | Emma Hutton – Sales Assistant | Carol Harrison – First Floor Manager | Gez Williams - Sales Assistant | Jo Court– Sales Assistant | Tracey Walker-Kinder - Sales Assistant | Nicola Scott – Bed Sales Assistant | Harriet Terry – Furniture Sales Assistant | Hollie Townsend – Receptionist | Hannah – Display Assistant.



Barkers High Street Store:

Karen Parkes-Hatley – Cosmetics Buyer | Julie Poynton - Childrenswear Buyer | Sharon Wake – Cookshop Buyer | Michelle Barber– Lingerie & Nightwear Buyer | Sarah Lishman – Cards and Gifting Buyer | Jane Hunter – Women’s Fashion & Footwear Buyer | Dawn Ledger - Head of Customer Services | Bridie Wilkinson – Social Media Co-ordinator | Vicky Connolly – Marketing Manager.


"In the future, there will be no female leaders. There will just be leaders." - Sheryl Sandberg