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2017 NatWest everywoman Awards

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Celebrating 15 years of female entrepreneurs redefining British Business

A NatWest everywoman Award winner receiving her trophy on stage
A winner of the NatWest everywoman Awards holding her trophy
Two women attendees of the NatWest everywoman Awards posing for a photograph at their table

 

Nominations for the 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards have now closed. 

Now in its fifteenth year, the NatWest everywoman Awards will once again celebrate the success of Britain’s top female entrepreneurs at all stages of their journey – from young businesses to those who have established multi-million pound organisations. Every year these Awards attract hundreds of entries and all finalists and winners have reaped the benefits of entering everywoman’s flagship programme transforming them into pioneering role models for future business owners.

The NatWest everywoman Awards celebrates the UK’s brightest female entrepreneurs, from innovative start-ups to established multi-million-pound organisations while showcasing the achievements of nominees, often in the face of adversity.

Becoming a finalist is an excellent way to raise both individual and company profiles, as well as encourage more women and young girls to consider becoming a female business owner. 

 

WHO IS IT FOR 

The NatWest everywoman Awards are open to any female business owner whether they operate as a limited company, sole trader, or in partnership with others. The awards celebrate the woman behind the business, her personal successes and achievements and how she individually inspires others.

 

The Awards

  • ARTEMIS – sponsored by Crystal Clear - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading for 18 months to 3 years
  • DEMETER – sponsored by Nutriment - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading from 3 to 5 years
  • ATHENA – sponsored by Dell - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading from 6 to 9 years
  • HERA – sponsored by EDF Energy - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading for 10 years or more
  • GAIA – sponsored by Montezuma's Chocolates - Awarded to the most inspirational and successful female founder of a social enterprise who has combined strong community benefit with a sustainable business model
  • APHRODITE – sponsored by Daily Mail - Awarded to a woman who founded her business whilst raising a child/children aged 12 or under

Nominees for this year's NatWest everywoman Awards will also have the incredible opportunity to be considered for the Brand of the Future Category. The Brand of the Future Award - sponsored by The White Company - will be awarded to the female founder of a business that demonstrates great potential for growth. The winner of this Award will receive a mentoring session with Chrissie Rucker MBE, founder of The White Company, plus, up to 5 further mentoring sessions with your choice of Directors at The White Company. To qualify, companies must meet the following criteria:

  • Been trading for a minimum of 3, maximum of 8, years as of 3 July 2017
  • Is a retailer or manufacturer
  • Has a minimum of £100K turnover
  • Able to produce full P&L for previous 2 years
  • Must provide a 3 year business plan as supporting evidence

Nominees can put themselves forward to be considered for this category at the end of their submission. Nominees must enter another category before being considered for the Brand of The Future Award, it is not a stand alone category.

 

ALIGN YOUR BRAND WITH A MORE INCLUSIVE FUTURE 

Your organisation can also get involved with the 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards by joining NatWest and the Daily Mail and support women entrepreneurs. 

To find out more about how your company can get involved with the Awards please email contact@everywoman.com.

 

Key Dates

Nominations Open: 3 April 2017

Nominations Close: 10 July 2017

Judging Day:  5 October 2017     

Awards Ceremony: 6 December 2017

 


 

NatWest everywoman Awards 2016 from everywoman on Vimeo.

 
When and where
Date: 
Wed, 06/12/2017
Start time: 
12:00PM
The Dorchester
53 Park Lane
W1K 1QA London
United Kingdom
GB
Finalists
This year's finalists are:

The finalists for the 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards

 

Aphrodite

Sponsored by Daily Mail - Awarded to a woman who founded her business whilst raising a child/children aged 12 or under.

Annabel Karmel NatWest everywoman Awards finalist
Annabel Karmel - Annabel Karmel Group Holdings Ltd
Kate Ball NatWest everywoman Awards finalist
Kate Ball - Mini First Aid
Tajinder Banwait NatWest everywoman Awards finalist
Tajinder Banwait - Urban Apothecary Limited

 

Artemis

Sponsored by Crystal Clear - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading for 18 months to 3 years.

Hannah Duraid - picture pending
Hannah Duraid - The Great Escape Game
Sue Nelson
Sue Nelson - Breakthrough Funding Ltd
Sandra Sassow
Sandra Sassow - SEaB Energy Ltd

 

Athena

Sponsored by Dell - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading from 6 to 9 years.

Anne Timpanay
Anne Timpanay - On Tap Plumbers
Lucy McCarraher
Lucy McCarraher - Rethink Press 
Georgina Hurcombe
Georgina Hurcombe - LoveLove Films

 


Demeter

Sponsored by Nutriment - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading from 3 to 5 years.

Julie and Amy
Julie Wilson and Amy Livingstone - Cheeky Chompers
Sophie Eden
Sophie Eden - Gordon & Eden
Amy Cunningham - picture pending
Amy Cunningham - The Strings Club Ltd

 

Gaia

Sponsored by Montezuma's Chocolates - Awarded to the most inspirational and successful female founder of a social enterprise who has combined strong community benefit with a sustainable business model.

Harri Coleman
Harri Coleman - FABRIC Social Enterprise
Jenny Holloway
Jenny Holloway - Fashion Enter
Dulma Clark
Dulma Clark - Soul of Africa

 

Hera

Sponsored by EDF Energy - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business trading for 10 years or more.

Jo Stroud
Jo Stroud - Mantra Jewellery
Penny Overy
Penny Overy - Cambridge Care Company
Victoria Robertshaw

Victoria Robertshaw - Keelham Farm Shop

 

Brand of the Future

Sponsored by The White Company - Awarded to the female founder of a business that demonstrates great potential for growth.

Phoebe Gormley
Phoebe Gormley - Gormley & Gamble
Whitney Hawkings
Whitney Bromberg Hawkings - FLOWERBX
Virginie Charles-Dear
Virginie Charles-Dear - toucanBox
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Book tickets

The 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards is now fully booked!