If ever there were truth in the adage that truth is stranger than fiction, it would apply in the case of Jillian Haslam. Born in Calcutta to parents with British ancestry in post-colonial India, Jillian faced a bruising childhood of extreme poverty, malnutrition & disease. She lived through the deaths of four siblings and some appalling instances of racist abuse. Her rise from the depths of despair and misery to wealth and international celebrity status is an inspirational story of vindication and coming home.
Jillian's is an amazing tale of a gritty climb to success, wealth, international fame and honour. Titled Indian.English. A Memoir, her book is an international bestseller with extensive rave reviews in Indian and International press with her being dubbed the "Real Slumdog Millionaire."
The book describes her dark childhood, her ascent in the Indian and British corporate banking sector and her move towards becoming a motivational speaker, author, philanthropist of repute catering to corporate organizations, social institutions and the under-privileged in Europe and India.
Jillian's clients include some of the top organizations and institutions in the world, such as Bank of America, McDonalds, King's College London, Barclays, Cambridge University, HeriotWattUniversity, TEDx and many others.
A popular media guest, Jillian has been featured on Channel 5, the BBC, The Independent, The Pioneer, The Times, The Telegraph, the Metro, Gulf News and many other major media.
In 2012 Jillian won the first runner up award for The Asian Woman of the Year in the Social and Humanitarian category in recognition of her business achievements and charitable contributions. In April 2015 The Telegraph in India presented Jillian with The True Legend Award for her exceptional contribution to social and humanitarian causes and in July of 2015 she was presented with the Star Recognition Award in London for aLifting Lives' and delivering numerous speeches across the UK's educational institutes. In September 2015 she was nominated by members of the public for ITV's 2015 Inspirational Woman of the Year award and on the 8th of December, 2016 she was presented with the award for Excellence in Humanitarianism for her work with the unprivileged.
How to hire Jillian Haslam for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Jillian Haslam.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Jillian Haslam, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Jillian Haslam or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Jillian Haslam's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Jillian Haslam for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Jillian Haslam, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Jillian Haslam. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Jillian Haslam booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Jillian Haslam for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Jillian Haslam booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Jillian Haslam charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Jillian Haslam for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Jillian Haslam agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Jillian Haslam, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Jillian Haslam booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Jillian Haslam, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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