About Emma:

  • Executive Director at Festival of Thrift.
  • Vice Chair of Generator Union.
  • Committed to building more sustainable and creative communities.

Episode 20: Emma Whittenstall, Thrifting, Sustainability & Building your career

In this episode we’re joined by Executive Director at Festival of Thrift Emma Whitenstall! We’re discussing all things thrift and sustainability (including net zero), what businesses are doing now and what they should be doing in the future to improve.

Emma tells us all about the wonderful festival of thrift, why you don’t need a career plan at 21 to be a success in business and all about her careers over the years. We also discuss the pay what you decide model, driving change, the North East and tech!