2. 'Are you sitting comfortably? Then I'll begin.' Only Lynne Franks could have an audience of senior PROs ranging from Chandler Chicco's Alison Wright to Porter Novelli UK MD Sally Ward sat cross-legged on the floor, rapt. Franks reminisced about her 'Ab Fab years', including changing outfits for every show at London Fashion Week to support the designers.
3. No. Bianca Lee-Chang from Publicasity, Laura Macdonald from Skywrite, Becky Eatough from Triggerfish and Alexia Sciplino from Publicasity were not admiring Flack's £5.99 stilettos. They were agreeing with the consensus of the room, which debated everything from combining career and family to finding a robust measurement for PR. See, it wasn't all lipstick.