So here are the Finalists & Winners of the Woman Who Achieves & Solopreneur Awards 2021.


The Awards Lunch took place at Coombe Abbey Hotel on Friday 1st October. We immersed ourselves for the whole day with the new Woman Who Live, a morning of personal development and business growth followed by the Awards Lunch for an afternoon of networking, inspiration, and celebration.


Meet the Finalists & Winners


Woman Who Achieves in Business and for the Community Awards

Woman Who Achieves for a Charity or Social Enterprise

Woman Who Achieves in Networking

  • Ladey Adey, Ladey Adey PublicationsWINNER
  • Katy Branagan, The Authentic KatyB – SPECIAL MENTION
  • Maria Hanson MBE, me&dee
  • Sharon Louca, Womens Business Networking – SPECIAL MENTION
  • Angie Simmons, Growth Development Foundation

Going Above and Beyond… in the Community

Woman Who Achieves in Business Awards

Woman Who Achieves StartUp (6 months to 2 years trading)

  • Sarah Ashford, Lara Day and Julie Walters, The Property and Construction Partnership
  • Sam Hallett, Enable Future
  • Sarah Jolley-Jarvis, Selling Without SleazeWINNER
  • Kimberley Mahoney, Maryjanes Catering
  • Katy Osborne, KOVA Business Support
  • Debbie Porter, Destination Digital Marketing

Woman Who Achieves Growing SME

  • Bushra Ali, Bushra Ali Solicitors
  • Sarah Foster, Comply DirectWINNER
  • Georgia Kirke, Write Business Results Ltd
  • Meg Hawkins, Meg Hawkins Ltd
  • Nicky Marcar, Salon Ten Ltd
  • Jenny Millar, Untapped Pricing

Woman Who Achieves Inspiring & Outstanding Leader

  • Maddy Alexander-Grout, My VIP Rewards
  • Sadie Restorick, Wellity Ltd
  • Kim Rowell, BBCWINNER
  • Joanne Williams, Joco Interiors Ltd

Woman Who Achieves Outstanding Team Member

Woman Who Achieves in STEM

  • Riya Jadhav, iDigitalise
  • Livia Ng, Neucruit
  • Andrea Rainsford, SEO Angel
  • Dr Ilana Wisby, Oxford Quantum CircuitsWINNER

Woman Who Achieves Internationally

Woman Who Achieves in Marketing

  • Kerry Orton, Orton Marketing
  • Emma Dunlop-Walters, ER Marketing Group
  • Rachel Hayward, The Swap ShopWINNER
  • Emily Harrison, The Empowerment Agency
  • Amy Hobson, Focus Your Future
  • Kim Gilmour, Connect Consultancy
  • Lisa Simcox, Little Artisan Marketeer
  • Linsay Woodward, Lindsay Woodward Marketing
Woman Who Achieves Solopreneur Awards

Woman Who Achieves and Just Starting Out (0-6 months trading)

Woman Who Achieves Home Business

Woman Who Achieves in Services

Woman Who Achieves in Retail & Products

Woman Who Achieves in Digital

  • Carol Murdoch, Love Outdoor LearningWINNER
  • Sneha Morjaria, Happy Virtual Desk – SPECIAL MENTION
  • Nikki Ramskill, The Female Money Doctor – SPECIAL MENTION
  • Karen Cureton, Cureton Consulting – SPECIAL MENTION
  • Laura Goodsell, Anchor Online Designs – SPECIAL MENTION

Woman Who Achieves in a Creative World

  • Rachel Akers, Akers of ArtWINNER
  • Andrea de Gabriel Photography
  • Stephanie Harvey, Sew2it Sewing School & Studio – COMMENDATION
  • Taryn Johnston, The FCM Group
  • Stella Kelly, Made by Etoile
  • Laura Parry, Parry Creative
  • Abby Wilkes, Abbey Wilkes Photography
Woman Who Achieves Special Awards

Woman Who Achieves Phoenix Award

Woman Who Achieves Inspiring Journey Award

Woman Who Achieves Academy Award


Woman Who Achieves Award Winners 2021