Wonderful Worcestershire Women Awards 2016
Wonderful Worcestershire Women Awards 2016!
Female owned Business Owner
We are delighted to announce that at an opening event at Browns at the Quay in Worcester, our CEO, Jacqueline de Sousa was short-listed for an award at the inaugural Wonderful Worcestershire Women’s Awards.
She has been nominated by Handelsbanken in the category of Female Owned Business Owner and is joined in this category and others by motivational women, showcasing their talent and achievements in their work and within the community and celebrating women living and working in the county.
The Wonderful Worcestershire Women Awards were founded and are headed by Sarah Mayo-Evans, Director at Peach Recruitment and Julia Williams, Director at Premier Places.
Sarah Mayo-Evans, Director at Peach Recruitment said, ‘The Wonderful Worcestershire Women Awards set out to recognise and reward females for their contribution to the county; be it running a successful business, working tirelessly for others or being an inspiration through significant personal or business achievement.’
Julia Williams, Director at Premier Places said, ‘This initiative represents the inspirational women of Worcestershire who balance and juggle their lives relentlessly, supporting their communities and playing such a pivotal role in developing our local economy.’
The awards, to be held in April 2016, comprise six categories: female owned business of the year; female one-woman business of the year; employee of the year; volunteer of the year; young woman in business (16-24 years) and significant achievement (personal or business).