Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Finalists Announced for Natwest Venus Awards

THE finalists have been announced for the NatWest Venus Awards honouring Dorset women in business and the workplace. Semi-finalists gathered at Bournemouth’s Norfolk Royale Hotel to hear the shortlists announced for each of the 13 categories.

Tara Howard, who founded the awards in Dorset in 2009, said: “Being a mother of four and juggling business and family, as so many women have to do, I realised that women are not always on a fair playing field with men when it comes to recognition and awards. That is why I started the Venus Awards