Downtown crowns women in business award winners

Downtown Lancashire in Business hosted the second annual Women in Business Awards.

downtown-karaThe gala dinner took was held in the magnificent surroundings of the Best Western Park Hall hotel.

In total fourteen awards and one special commendation were handed out to some of county’s leading business women.

Full list of winners: Employee of the Year 2016 – Sarah Woodward, The Printed Cup Company Best Marketer of the Year 2016 – Sharon Froggatt, Burnley Football Club Best in Digital, Technology & Creative 2016 – Sarah Bennett, Moose Media Management Best Legal Adviser 2016 – Rachel Adamson, Stephensons Solicitors Best Financial Adviser 2016 – Laura Jones, Astute Wealth Management Best Property Professional 2016 – Caroline James, Trevor Dawson Best in Hospitality 2016 – Louise Woodcock, The Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel Best Business Enabler 2016 – Carole Saunders, Unity Trust Bank Best Recruiter of the Year 2016 – Rebecca McKean, Hays Decade of Excellence 2016 – Gillian Bardin, Taylor Patterson Female Leader for 2016 – Lis Smith, Preston’s College Business of the Year 2016 – The Printed Cup Company Special Commendation – Yvonne Grime, Recycling Lives Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 – Julie Dagnall & Claire Waterhouse, Child Seat Safety Ltd CEO’s Awards 2016 – Kara Rose, KRPR