The Family Network Branch Leader of The Year
This Award will be awarded to the branch leader within our family who has contributed and excelled in their role. They will have increased branch activity, supported their members and nominations are welcomed from their own group to help the judges decide.
Our Branch Leader of the Year award will be announced on the night.
Business Mum of the Year
Sponsored by Sweet Savannah
Business Mum of the Year is open to any mum running her own business who juggles family life alongside her work commitments. We want to hear how you achieve this, what motivates you and your highs and lows including your plans for the future.
Rebecca Riley of Kalma Baby
Gemma Joyce of Just Dance
Georgina Read & Kirsty Senior of CitrusHR Consulting
Tara Bailey of Dreamee Teepees Slumber Parties
Jaya Malani of Breech Lane Curry House
Kelly Smith of Boogie Monsters
Outstanding Contribution to The Family Network Award
Sponsored by ThinkSocialBeSocial
This award will be awarded to someone who has contributed to the success of The Family Network within the past year.
New Business/Start Up of the Year (Under 1 year old)
Sponsored by Igo Pets Ltd
We are welcoming nomations for this award from anyone who has started a new business within this last 12 months. We want to hear how you formed the idea and how you put it into practice and what you have done to grow your business in the first year. We would like you to include your passions and your reasons for starting, things you have learnt and any struggles along the way.
Phil Smith of Phil Smith Music
Lianne Jackson of Daisy First Aid Bracknell, North Woking, Egham, Bagshot and surrounds
.Jen Toll of Not Just A Princess
Kes Reid of Whizz Kids Toys
Dora Szentivanyi of Fun Mums Fitness
Rosie Gordon-Smith of Rhythm Time Hampton, Twickenham & Richmond
Kelly-ann Grimes Pink of Spaghetti PA Services Stratford-upon-Avon & Leamington Spa
Charity of the Year
Sponsored by Brookvale First Aid
The Charity of the Year will be to recognise and reward those organisations including community projects doing exceptional work in all areas of activity.
Sophie Eastop-Scopes of Netmums Kingston upon Thames group
Liz Poole of Lincoln Pandas
Mike Trimby of Kids in Vis
Sarah Pickstone of Beanstalk Charity
Brenda Houlbrook and Wayne Williams of Conisbrough Community Allotment
Business Dad of the Year
Business Dad of the Year is open to any dad running his own business who juggles family life alongside his work commitments. We want to hear how you achieve this, what motivates you and your highs and lows including your plans for the future.
Dave Fawbert of David Fawbert Photography
Mark Williams of How are you, Dad?
Andy Thomas of Ajs Landscaping
Istvan Sarnyai of Schumo Flooring
Colin Wells of Avalon Legal
Mr Kammal of Eskilz College
Business Growth of the Year
Sponsored by Allens Caravans
This category will be awarded to a business which is thriving and has shown tremendous growth within the past 12 months. We want to hear how you have achieved this and what you've done to get there.
Christine Murray Complementary Therapies with Christine Michele Murray
Shilpa Patel-Emilsson of Shilpa Patel-Emilsson - Travel Counsellors, Stratford upon Avon. UK.
Kristine Monaghan of Mess Around Ltd
Hannah Coombes of Loved Garms
Fiona Simpson of ARTventurers
Cherish and Greg Reardon of Popsy Clothing
Best Product of the Year
Do you have the product of the year? We are looking for a business that has created an innovative product that has generated substantial sales within their industry. We want to hear how you have achieved this and how the idea was formed.
Angie Saffrey, The Image Angel Blanche Gal Blanche Gal - It's About You and Helena Lapworth Retro Rosie
Wendy White of My Mood Stars
Candice Cholerton of My Busy Bots
Katie Tyndale of Bee Green Wraps
Vanessa Germond of The Hair Helper
Franchisee of the Year
We want to recognise this growing industry within our awards as so many people are now involved within franchise. The winner of this award will be someone who can demonstrate how they have built their franchise up in their area.
Sarah Canavan of Lingotot Bexley
Rachel Turner of Rhythm Time Mid-Warwickshire
Sarita di Giovine of Tropic Skin Care Sarita
Stacey Cann of Daisy First Aid Redhill, Guildford & Croydon
Charlotte Lock of The Bournemouth Wrap Girl
Small Business of the Year
Small business of the Year is open to all businesses with less than 5 employees. You need to be motivated and have driven it to success. We want to hear the lengths you have gone to to do this.
Rose Ann of Rozie T Dance Academy
Geeta Bhana of The Art House
Claire Sandhu of The Daisy Foundation Woking, West Byfleet and Addlestone
Laura Barker of Rhythm Time Newcastle
Nikki Sayers of Dandy Development
Courtney Moore of Modern Ally LLC
Emma Gillies of Make a Cup of Tea Ltd
Best Networker of the Year
The Best Networker of the year realises that it's not just about who is in the room at the time but also everybody's connections and how they can be utilised to grow each others businesses. They will participate in regular networking events and naturally refer people within their networks.
Brian Dickinson of DolittleGlass
Rebecca Ward of ThinkSocialBeSocial
Laura Murphy of Doubletree by Hilton Stratford Upon Avon
Katy Brown of Rejuvenating Joy
Devenia Besant of Epsom and Ewell Families
Against all Odds Award
Sponsored by Oxbridge Home Learning
This category is open to any business who has overcome adverse circumstances and who has succesfully fought to continue their journey. We want to hear your full story of how you succeeded, what you learnt and what your plans are for the future.
Alice Wiffen of Muckypups
Leigh Howes of Leigh Howes
Lucy Francis Williams of Lips and Lines Aesthetics
Natalie Morgan-Dew of Mizz Twisted Cherry Studios
Martina Folkes of Belles Cakery