Venus Awards

Recognising Local Business Women

Finalists Announced for the NatWest Venus Awards Devon

The finalists for the NatWest Venus Awards have been announced! Congratulations to all  who have made it this far!! You should feel very proud!

Last night saw the finalists announced at the gorgeous Magdalen Chapter, with Celia Delaney and Tara Howard hosting it was always set to be great fun! Betty TV also came along to see  the hopefuls. With under two months until the award ceremony excitement is building!

The finalists are as followed:

Lifetime Achievement:

Debbi Moore – Big Wave Media

Alexis Bowater – Bowater Communications

Sandhy Robinson-Jones – Chameleon Design

Julie Hawker – Cosmic

Jackie Bligh – TaxAssist Torquay, Paignton & Exeter

Bishop Fleming Entrepreneur of the Year:

Anne Walker MBE – International Dance Supplies

Jo Rees – Salt Media Ltd

Sarah Cressall – The Creation Station Ltd

NatWest Small Business of the Year:

Jacqui Batterbee – Batterbee Thompson & Co Ltd

Rebecca Montford-Gard – Rebecca Montford-Gard

Jo Rees – Salt Media Ltd

The Old Bag Company Inspirational Woman of the Year:

Anna Petherick – Bizzaz Hair

Glynis Lidster – Welcome Hall Ltd

Cathy Debenham – YouGen Ltd

Fidelius Insurance High Achiever of the Year:

Vanessa Priddis – Hartnell Chanot & Partners

Olivia Champion – Scientist at Exeter University

Sally Taylor – St Lukes Hospice Plymouth

Home Based Business of the Year:

Janet Carter – Austim Life Resources

Julia Bramble – BrambleBuzz

Carol Willcox – Juice Plus

Sara Delphi – Sarah Delphi

Lisa Singleton – Zebra Design

Networker of the Year:

Sarah Holmes – Bond Dickinson

An Swinnen – British English Consulting Service Ltd

Glen King – Glen King Marketing

Linda Cleaves LC Mortgages

Debbie Manners – ND Media

Hartnell Chanot & Partners New Business of the Year:

Katie Jones – Choccie Bar

Dr. Ros Debenham – Radiance MediaSpa

Star Khechara – School of Holistic Cosmetology

CBCS Green Business of the Year:

Claire Callender – Claire Callender

Sonia-Maria Hall – Surplus WEEE

Cathy Debenham – YouGen Ltd

Heart Business Mother of the Year:

Julia Bramble – BrambleBuzz

Alana Carroll – Gravitas Recruitment

Janette Davey – Your Baby and You

The Exeter Daily Employee of the Year:

Tracey St Anton – Boswell Farm Cottages

Morag Rowse – Beaconville Nursing

Samantha Durston – Thomson Reuters

Cathedral Appointments Employer of the Year:

Mariam Badavi – Purity Boutique Spa Limited

Anne Walker MBE – International Dance Supplies Ltd

Jacqui Batterbee – Batterbee Thompson & Co Ltd

Congratulations to all the finalists we are looking forward to seeing you at the award ceremony!


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