Sussex

GALA AWARDS EVENING 30 NOVEMBER 2018

Finalists

We would like to thank everyone who entered this year's awards and special thank our esteemed judges who deliberated long and hard to make their selections. With a record number of entries, some categories were particularly hard to narrow down because every entry had made such a compelling case.

Good luck to all the finalists - The awards night on 30 November 2018 at The Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel will definately be a magical night, so don't miss out because tickets are already selling fast. Click HERE to book yours!

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Meg Fenn - Shake It Up Creative Ltd
  • Rachael Dines - Shake It Up Creative Ltd
  • Charlotte And Thalassa Edwards - Charlotte's Cupboard
  • Cat Fyson - The Content Consultant

Start Up Business of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Kate Henwood - Kate Henwood Photography
  • Suzeck Taylor - Positive Life And Business
  • Sabrina Reed - Sabrina Reed Photography
  • Ana Aguilar-Corney - Bees Homes LLP
  • Cat Fyson - The Content Consultant
  • Lucy Carnaghan - Lucy Carnaghan Photography.co.uk
  • Charlotte And Thalassa Edwards - Charlotte's Cupboard
  • Janice Moth - It Socks To Be Lonely Sometimes Limited Presenting The Glamour Club
  • Samantha Newton - Samantha Elizabeth

Sussex Business of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Felicity Field - UK Design-Build-Live
  • Dinah Ouzman - Smith & Ouzman
  • Joanne Burgess - Wilson Wilson & Hancock
  • Camille Pierson - The Float Spa
  • Rachael Dines - Shake It Up Creative Ltd
  • Lara Squires - Consortium Business Solutions
  • Zoe Nicholson - Here
  • Claire Mason - Man Bites Dog
  • Andrea Bari-Grounds - AndiBs Beauty Therapies
  • Carolyn Strand - C J Strand Limited
  • Katy Tsigarides - Masonbryant

Most Enterprising Business of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Charlotte And Thalassa Edwards - Charlotte's Cupboard
  • Kirsty Coates - Here
  • Carolyn Strand - C J Strand Ltd
  • Sonia Martin - La Belle Beauty Academy Ltd
  • Galia Orme - Choc Chick
  • Kathy Canton - Brighton Gin

Employer of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Julie Maxted - Horsham Publications
  • Norman Mayhew - The Sussex Sign Company
  • Tina Webb - Mccarthywebb
  • Joanne Burgess - Wilson Wilson & Hancock
  • Claire Mason - Man Bites Dog
  • Joanna Godden - Consortium Business Solutions
  • Fiona Martin - Martin Searle Solicitors

The Purple Brick Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Katy Tsigarides - Masonbryant
  • Sarra Hawes - Hawes Building Ltd
  • Victoria Vasiliauskaite - Hailsham Roadway Construction Co. Limited - Road Ways
  • Ana Aguilar-Corney - Bees Homes LLP
  • Chloe Bullock - Materialise Interiors
  • Catherine Clifford - The Lansdowne Hotel

Digital Woman of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Claire Jones-Hughes - Clarita Digital
  • Meg Fenn - Shake It Up Creative
  • Lisa Seymour - Made By Spoken
  • Mi Elverson - The Vlog Academy
  • Carolyn Strand - C J Strand Ltd
  • Adeline Garman - Sass Social

Mentor/Coach of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Alison Jones (nee Fletcher) - Alison Jones Coaching Limited
  • Lulu Minns - Lulu Minns Coaching Ltd
  • Karen Burge - Karen J Burge
  • Clare Evans - Clare Evans Time Management & Productivity Coach
  • Suzeck Taylor - Positive Life And Business
  • Gay Richardson - Style Me Confident

Legal & Professional Woman of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Michala Rutherford - Rutherford’s Bailiffs & Collection Services
  • Jayne McCarthy - McCarthyWebb
  • Lucy Tarrant - Cognitivelaw
  • Steph Savill - Foxy Lady Drivers Club | The Uk Motoring Service For Women
  • Penina Shepherd - Acumen Business Law
  • Fiona Martin - Martin Searle Solicitors

Women in Uniform

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Debbie Stevens - Debbie Stevens Wellbeing Events
  • Dr Laura Marshall - Andrews Of Brighton Health And Wellbeing Centre
  • Chief Inspector Anita Turner - Sussex Police

Corporate Woman of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Zoe Nicholson - Here
  • Victoria Vasiliauskaite - Hailsham Roadway Construction Co. Limited - Road Ways
  • Linda Edwards - The Sussex Sign Company

Woman in the Arts

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Gemma Parker - CraZy BeanZ
  • Debbie Spellman - DRAMA QUEENS
  • Mi Elverson - The Vlog Academy
  • Jodie Oliver - Oliver Twist Designs
  • Karen Rainford - Dressing Rooms
  • Chloe Bullock - Materialise Interiors
  • Sharon Edmonds - Sharon Edmonds Hairdressing
  • Sophie Sheinwald - Sophiesheinwald Photography
  • Debbie Adams - The Royal Hippodrome Theatre/The Trapdoor Theatre School
  • Kate Henwood - Kate Henwood Photography

Business Woman of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Bridgit Brown - Pebbles Childcare
  • Claire Mason - Man Bites Dog
  • Zoe Nicholson - Here
  • Camille Pierson - The Float Spa
  • Jo Yates-smith - Sussex Business Bureau
  • Linda Edwards - The Sussex Sign Company
  • Felicity Field - UK Design-Build-Live
  • Sabrina Reed - Sabrina Reed Photography
  • Katy Tsigarides - Masonbryant
  • Andrea Bari-Grounds - AndiBs Beauty Therapies
  • Lara Squires - Consortium Business Solutions

International Business Woman Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Galia Orme - Choc Chick
  • Loreta Grytiene - Loreta
  • Andrea Bari-Grounds - AndiBs Beauty Therapies
  • Elif Kose - Elif Kose Boutique
  • Kathy Canton - Brighton Gin
  • Tamara Roberts - Ridgeview Wines Estate

The Wellness Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Charlotte Every - The Perfect Pamper & Team Pamper
  • Julie Dunn - The Salt Space
  • Michaela Shearing - Scarlet
  • Marian Child - First Class Pet Photography
  • Sadie Mason - Active Sussex
  • Giovanna And Gary Young - The Grove Experience
  • Anna Lane - Treatment Tents
  • Jenny Day - Body Happy
  • Suzeck Taylor - Positivelife And Business
  • Sonia Martin - La Belle Beauty Ltd
  • Camille Pierson - The Float Spa
  • Debbie Stevens - Debbie Stevens Wellbeing Events

Working with Children and Families Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Nicky Davin - Helen O'Grady Drama Academy Sussex
  • Gemma Parker - CraZy BeanZ
  • Victoria Rose-Carless - Baby Massage Sussex
  • Annette Du Bois - CHAMPS Academy
  • Heather Johns - Robins Nursery
  • Debbie Adams - The Trapdoor Theatre School
  • Rebecca Whippy - Embrace East Sussex
  • Debbie Stevens - Debbie Stevens Wellbeing Events
  • Bridgit Brown - Pebbles Childcare

The Inspire Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Heather Johns - Robins Nursery
  • Alice And Clare Chambers - Essence Of Fashion.
  • Chloe Edwards - Seven Sister
  • Kate Henwood - Kate Henwood Photography
  • Annette Du Bois - CHAMPS Academy
  • Suzeck Taylor - Positive Life
  • Dorit Oliver-Wolff - Public Speaker On Human Rights And Surviving The Holocaust
  • Clare Evans - Clare Evans - Time Management Coach
  • Sadie Mason - Active Sussex
  • Rebecca Whippy - Embrace East Sussex

Best Networker of the Year

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Chloe Edwards - Lewes Women In Business
  • Lara Squires - Ladies Lunch Clubs
  • Alice Chambers - Women In Business Sussex
  • Nicky Chisholm & Sara Guiel - The Mumpreneurs Networking Club
  • Adeline Garman - Sass Social

Community Spirits Award

Business Women Excellence Awards

    Finalists:

  • Charlotte And Thalassa Edwards - Charlotte's Cupboard
  • Chloe Edwards - Seven Sister
  • Catherine Clifford - The Lansdowne Hotel
  • Pollie Rafferty - The Mumprenuers Networking Club - Eastbourne Group
  • Ann Gillard Gillard - People Matter

BWEA 2018 Gold Award

Business Women Excellence Awards
    Winner will be announced on the night