2019 Finalists & Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 Woman Who Achieves Awards Winners & Finalists.  Please congratulate them and show them your support.

The Winners were announced at the Awards Lunch on Friday 7th June 2019 at Coombe Abbey Hotel.

Congratulations to all the Finalists & Winners

Woman Who Achieves Start Up Category

Sponsored by FSB (East Midlands)@FSBEastMids

  • Anita Hill, Comfyse @comfyse
  • Victoria Prew, HURR Collective @hurrcollective
  • Kam Parker, K Fitness & Nutrition @KFitnessandNut1
  • Elise Sullivan, Beau Boo Beauty WINNER
  • Rachael Whittaker, Little Wedding Treasures


Woman Who Achieves Solopreneur Category (Products)

Sponsored by XL Motors @XL_RepairCentre

  • Julie Colan, Secret Whispers @SecretWhisperss
  • Alice Hibbert, Alice Stewart Jewellery WINNER
  • Sue Tonks, HydroVeg Kits @HydroVegKits



Woman Who Achieves Solopreneur Category (Services)

Sponsored by Sky Blues in the Community @SBiTC_CCFC

  • Karen Green, Food Mentor @KG_foodmentor
  • Jude Jennison, Leaders by Nature @judejennison WINNER
  • Dr Anna Molony, Ingenium IP
  • Jas Rohel, Education Awards @AwardsEducation
  • Alison Ward, Alison Ward Training @alisonwdmentor


Woman Who Achieves Micro Business Category

Sponsored by FSB (West Midlands) @FSBWestMid

  • Emma C Browning, Meraki HR @emmacbrowning WINNER
  • Clare Farrell, Northfield Wealth @northfieldIFA
  • Louise White, Body Lipo Lincoln @BodyLipoLincoln
  • Joanne Williams, Joco @joco_gifts COMMENDATION


Woman Who Achieves Growing SME Category

Sponsored by Leask Accountancy Solutions @JuliaLeask

  • Claire Bartlett, Arden Bookkeeping @ArdenBookSol
  • Kat Carrick, Concierge Medical @Conciergemedic WINNER
  • Debbie Heron, Roundabout Hinckley @RoundaboutHinck
  • Julianne Ponan, Creative Nature @julianneponan
  • Victoria Shears, The Rustic Food Company @TheRusticFoodCo
  • Joanne Williams, Joco @joco_gifts


Woman Who Achieves Inspiring and Outstanding Leader Category

Sponsored by PET-Xi Training @petxitraining

  • Helena Flowers, Andel Plastics @andelplastics
  • Kathryn Moon, Gallagher @GallagherCovKat COMMENDATION
  • Nicol Nightingale-Spear, Fothergill Wyatt @Pincnic84 WINNER
  • Trish Willetts, Coventry Bid @trishwilletts
  • Joanne Williams, Joco @joco_gifts


Woman Who Achieves Outstanding Team Member Category

Sponsored by Coombe Abbey Hotel @CoombeAbbey

  • Polly George, Creative Nature @CreativeNature WINNER
  • Deborah Perry, The Belfry Resort @thebelfryhotel
  • Sarah Young, Imaginate Creative @tillyridge


Woman Who Achieves Scale-Up Category

Sponsored by Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank @cybgplc


  • Claire Bartlett, Arden Bookkeeping @ArdenBookSol
  • Kat Carrick, Concierge Medical @Conciergemedic
  • Julianne Ponan, Creative Nature @julianneponan WINNER
  • Jules White, Live it, Love it, Sell it @livelovesellit


Woman Who Achieves and Innovates through STEM Category

Sponsored by Aesthetics Event Staff @AestheticsEvent

  • Helena Flowers, Andel Plastics @andelplastics WINNER
  • Rebecca Martin, Teddy-cation
  • Sue Tonks, HydroVeg Kits @HydroVegKits
  • Louise White, Body Lipo Lincoln @BodyLipoLincoln COMMENDATION


Woman Who Achieves Internationally Category

Sponsored by Gallagher @GallagherCovDeb

  • Julie Colan, Secret Whispers @secretwhisperss COMMENDATION
  • Marina Ibrahim, Bizz Buzz Intercultural Consultancy @bizzbuzz_coach
  • Dr Anna Molony, Ingenium IP
  • Jules White, Live it Love it Sell it @livelovesellit WINNER


Woman Who Achieves for a Charity Category

Sponsored by Alsters Kelley Solicitors Limited

  • Charlotte Dowling, Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice
  • Tracey Hallam, Hope Against Cancer @hopeagnstcancer WINNER
  • Sue McEniff, Charity Link @CharityLink
  • Cheryll Rawbone, The Friendship Project @FriendshipProj


Woman Who Achieves for a Social Enterprise Category

Sponsored by Alsters Kelley Solicitors Limited

  • Carole Donnelly, Coventry Priory @CiCPriory
  • Heidi Fisher, Make an Impact CIC @Heidilfisher COMMENDATION
  • Nishi Mehta & Sally Dhillon, Career-Mums CIC @career_mums
  • Dr Asha Patel, Innovating Minds CIC @InnovatingM WINNER


Woman Who Achieves through Networking Category

Sponsored by HydroVeg Kits @HydroVegKits

  • Amanda Bourne, FAB Networking @Findabizuk
  • Jo Brooks, Cov Hour @covhour SPECIAL MENTION
  • Karen Heap & Associates, Socially Shared Business Network @socially_shared
  • Holly Nixon, Ta-Dah! Virtual Assistant Services @tadahva COMMENDATION
  • Elaine Pritchard, Caittom Publishing Limited @EllaJP WINNER
  • Sarah Southall, The Belfry Resort @sarahcuer
  • Vicky Stanton, The Business Success Coach @vicky_stanton


Woman Who Change Champion for Women in Business Category

Sponsored by Kelly Louise Occasions

  • Dr Ruby Bakshi Khurdi, Réseau InterCulturel Des Femmes @ruby_bakshi
  • Teresa Boughey, Jungle HR @junglejayne21 WINNER
  • Sally Dhillon & Nishi Mehta, CM Talent Ltd @cmtalent1
  • Alison Ward, Alison Ward Training @alisonwdmentor


Woman Who Achieves Rising Star Category

Sponsored by Coventry University and Imaginate Creative

  • Rebecca Akers, Capellas Nurseries
  • Francesca Graff, Myton School COMMENDATION
  • Alexis Griffin, Rolls Royce
  • Stephanie Haynes, HORIBA MIRA WINNER
  • Hayley Holland, Warwickshire College Group
  • Marie Isaacs, JLR
  • Imogen Lomas, Kingsley School
  • Martha Sandford, Kings High WINNER
  • Sophie Watkins, Derby University WINNER


Woman Who Achieves Special Awards Winners

Nim Rainu, Bindis in Business Sponsored by Unique Therapies

Alison Ward, Alison Ward Training Sponsored by Realpoint Design

Sarah Young, Imaginate Creative Sponsored by Foxprint (Shepshed)

Cheryll Rawbone, The Friendship Project, Sponsored by Woman Who

Woman Who Judges Recognition Award Winner

Kat Carrick, Concierge Medical Sponsored by Woman Who



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