Business Women Awards 2011
The Langtry Manor Business Women Awards has been set up to reward the achievement of women in business in the local area. There are 11 award categories, all sponsored by female friendly businesses - two of which went to the public vote.
The finalists were invited to the exclusive awards ceremony dinner at Langtry Manor on Thursday 19th May 2011. With all ladies in long and luscious evening wear and so many successful women in one place it was again the society events of the year!
Congratulations to all winners listed below!
Business Mother of the Year - Winner
Angela Fletcher - Rock Recruitment Specialists Ltd (Winner)
The COAST - Best Employer AWARD - winner
Roger Tilley - Tanner & Tilley (Winner)
the jobshop - special Woman Award - winner
A special woman who has overcome obstacles to succeed in business, or has dedicated her business efforts for charity.
Natasha Jones - Leaf (Winner)
the princecroft willis - Entrepreneur of the Year award - winner
This will be a woman who can demonstrate the identification of a market opportunity and the realisation of their vision of innovation and growth.
Kia Smith - Kiki's (Winner)
THE NATWEST - New Business Award - winner
A business that has been trading for less than 24 months and who has turned an initial business plan into business success.
Heavenly Bump Maternitywear Ltd (Winner)
the bournemouth town.co.uk - Dot.Com Business Award - winner
For goods or services based internet business, the judges will be looked at the growth and success of the online enterprise.
the green energy centre - Green Business Award - winner
A business with a strong environmental ethos, either an innovative product or environmentally friendly business practice.
Sandra Palmer-Snellin- Farmer Palmer's Farm Park (Winner)
The federation of small businesses - Small Business award - winner
Small business with a big attitude to business.
Karen Bidgood & Tracey Cooke- Chapter 2 (Winner)
the p-pr media solutions - PR Initiative Award - winner
An exciting PR Initiative that proved successful for a local business.
Su Cowell - The CobWebs Company Ltd (Winner)
the WOMEN IN BUSINESS NETWORK - Business WomanÂ of the future - winner
To recognise a future business talent. In full time education she over
15 and under 25 years of age.
Hannah Leary - Highcliffe School (Winner)
THE BOURNEMOUTH CHAMBER - LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - winner
For a lady who has excelled in business over many years.
Cheryl Hadland - Hadland Care Group (Winner)
There are many organisations throughout Dorset, in all areas of business that are driven by women who deserve to be recognised for their efforts. Whether a sole trader, or a company managed by women or a larger company that promotes a female friendly, flexible and stimulating business environment; the awards wants to celebrate this wealth of local female business acumen and diversity.
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