Business Girl 2018 Award Finalists

Congratulations to all our finalists and huge thanks to everybody for voting!



Business Girl of the Year Award

Sponsored by The Hand Foot & Beauty Studio

The finalists are:


Sian Martin – MDM Creative

Janet Padfield – Apples to Zinc

Claire Winter – Making Words Come Alive

Jackie Haywood – Haywood Coaching and Development Limited

Judy Bartkowiak – NLP Kids

Business Girl Rising Star

Sponsored by MDM Creative

The finalists are:


Francesca Cairns – Image Consultant Maidenhead

Amanda Cairns – Shining Star Productions

Toni Searle – Toni Searle Make-up Artist

Best Home-Based Business Award

Sponsored by Leggup

The finalists are:


Rebecca De Jager – Hugo’s Workshop

Shirley Goodgroves – Two Birds London

Debbie Gobbett – Press Play Online

Business Girl Heart of the Community Award

Sponsored by Light mind

The finalists are:


Sarah Parfitt – Media Hub

Jodie Humphries – Maidenhead Mum

Petra Erving – Maidenhead Massage Therapy

Service of the Year Award

Sponsored by Streamlion Consulting

The finalists are:


Sarah Gadeke – Norwoods Accountants

Seema Goyal – Goyals

Caroline Christer – The Hand Foot & Beauty Studio

Donna Vittozzi – Baileys New Cars Direct Ltd

Creative Business of the Year Award

Sponsored by Berkshire Health Clinic

The finalists are:


Alison Joshi – Joshi was Janes

Stephanie Cronin – Summers Photography

Hardip Pabla – Perfect Lovely Cakes


Most Inspiring and Active Business Girl of the Year Award

Sponsored by Inspire Hot Yoga

The finalists are:


Anna Verghese – Isanda Consulting

Suzanne Mountain – Suzanne Mountain Navigating Change

Chloe Leibowitz – Chloe Leibowitz Inspiring Women

Best New Business Award

Sponsored by Rimu Marketing

The finalists are:

Denise McCormack – Pink & Perfect Flowers

Claire Snaith – Totally Mutts Dog Grooming

Francesca Cairns – Image Consultant Maidenhead

Karen Rosser – Inspire My Soul

Business Girl Community Business of the Year

Sponsored by Maidenhead Advertiser

The finalists are:

Tabitha Beaven – Tuneless Choir

Deborah Jones – Craft Coop

Reena Sandhu – Market2Lead Consultancy


Terms & Conditions


  • There will be three women shortlisted in each category as finalists except in the case of a tie-breaker.
  • Voting for finalist’s will re-open on 16th February 2018.
  • Voting will close at midnight on 1st March 2018.
  • The organizer reserves the right to check information contained in the nomination.
  • The organizer reserves the right to re-categorise nominations if appropriate.
  • Nominees for the ‘Business Girl Rising Star’ must be age 30 or under by 8th March 2018.
  • The Business Girl Community Business Award sponsored by the Maidenhead Advertiser will be voted via the Maidenhead Advertiser website under the same terms outlined.
  • Finalists must purchase a delegate ticket to attend the conference.
  • The organiser’s reserve the right to photograph & film during the Conference & Awards Ceremony to be used in all promotional material both in online and offline media.
  • Award winners will be announced at The INSPIRE Conference & Awards only.
  • Finalists agree to be featured all online and offline media.

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