Esther Velzen
Anita Paalvast
Karine-Kayitesi Ponting
Akanksha Menon

WBII Networking event March (What does Buddhism have to do with it?)

  • WBII Networking event March
    23 March 2017
    19:00 - 21:00

Carlton Ambassador The HagueJoin us for an informal networking evening at the Carlton Ambassador Hotel in The Hague.
Share your business experiences and network with our members and other guests. Be sure to bring along your business cards!


Topic: What does Buddhism have to do with it?

Join us Thursday March 23rd for our monthly networking event and an original, practical and thought-provoking topic given by Accountant and trainer Marian Koek.


No worries: this is not religion but pragmatic and wise advice which is sure to have a strong impact on your business and on your life!!

Julie Kennedy:  “I worked with Marian and her approach has changed everything for me!”

As an entrepreneur you run into many challenges, how do you deal with them? What can help you grow?

Marian Koek is an accountant and a Buddhist and uses practical Buddhist principles to grow in her business. Practical principles that can help YOU grow in your business. That helped her summon up more internal courage, compassion (particularly towards herself), and wisdom, so that she could make better decisions in her business. That gave her the courage to move out of her comfort zone. She shares her experiences and tips.

About the speaker:

Marian Koek is a business coach and an accountant. She is a certified Money Breakthrough Method® Certified Coach & NLP coach and trainer. In her 15 years experience as entrepreneur and freelancer, she has worked for the MKB (in NL and abroad), for the government and various foundations.

Her Buddhist way of living is at the heart of her entrepreneurship and mission and is always woven into her training sessions. Marian helps women entrepreneurs transform their business and mind-set to achieve better results and more fulfilment and life balance.

Dymphna Elsink, from Jouw Assistente will be there to help us registering the attendees.

Guest List:

  • Julie Kennedy
  • Charlene Lambert
  • Sophie Bonavero
  • Nira Satguru
  • Lucy Bosscher
  • Vassia Sarantopoulou
  • Dymphna Elsink
  • Liliana Gonzalez
  •  Katharina Andrés
  •  Anne Bybjerg
  •  Robyn Collins
  •  Helga Kristin Fridjonsdottir
  •  Lisa Hall
  •  Lamprini Kiosse
  •  Nancy Mayer
  •  Pauline Mudde
  •  Caroline Orthlieb
  •  Judit Rapai
  •  Elena Rubleva
  •  Aleyda Santos
  •  Désirée Siemerink-Looten
  •  Mette van Leeuwen
  •  Bianca Wijnstekers-Handy
  •  Ceci Wong


Venue Phone: +31 (0)70 363 03 63

Venue Website:

Sophialaan 2, The Hague, Zuid Holland, 2514 JP, Netherlands


Carlton Ambassador The HagueThe Carlton Ambassador Hotel is situated in the city center of The Hague on a lane bordered by old chestnut trees – a fitting environment for this quiet, elegant boutique hotel with its tasteful interior and superb service.