2023 Women in Business Awards

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2023 Women in Business Awards

Welcome to the 2023 Women in Business Awards, building on the success of the 2022 Women in Business Awards. Garnering recognition in your industry is more than a nod to your achievements; it’s a powerful indicator of your unwavering commitment to excellence. As the fastest growing awards platform in the UK our goal is to amplify your business profile, making a bold statement to potential investors, industry peers, and discerning clients & customers. Winning this prestigious accolade could very well be the catalyst for unprecedented growth and development. We champion female-led businesses, and spotlight the tenacity and innovation that women bring to the business arena. Step forward and enter today.

Celebrate your journey and illuminate your success with the 2023 Women in Business Awards.

Effective 19th May 2023: All awards will be launched with a new fee structure. Your Award Acceptance Fee will be a single, “flat fee”. If you are selected as a Winner, you will only pay one single fee regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x Winner Trophy is included in this fee. Additional trophies can still be purchased.

This has been made possible thanks to our new sponsors and partners, who have enabled us to pass our cost savings on to winners. All entries are still FREE for all sectors.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.

Social Marketing

Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.

Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.

Publicity and PR Package
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Fees

Winner
Was £425
Was £425
£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
Finalist
£0
(Free Forever)
Trophy
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

Women in Business Categories

TypeCategoryDescription / Criteria
PrimaryBusiness Consultant – Women in Business AwardRecognising the exceptional female consultant who has provided fantastic guidance and strategic direction to businesses, resulting in significant growth and success.
PrimaryBusiness Growth Award – Women in BusinessHonouring the woman who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and entrepreneurial skills in growing her business, achieving significant financial and operational milestones.
PrimaryCreator / Influencer Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has made a significant impact in the creative or influencer industry, creating innovative and impactful content and building a loyal following.
PrimaryLeadership Award – Women in BusinessHonouring the woman who has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills, inspiring and guiding her team to achieve great success in their industry.
PrimaryNetworking Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has excelled in building and nurturing professional connections, leveraging them to drive business growth and success.
PrimaryRemote Working Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has successfully navigated and excelled in the remote working landscape, building a thriving business while working remotely.
PrimarySocial Media Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has effectively leveraged social media to build her brand, engage with her audience, and drive business growth.
VerticalsAdvertising Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has made a significant impact in the advertising industry, creating innovative and impactful campaigns that have driven business success.
VerticalsArt/Design Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has excelled in the art and design industry, creating visually stunning and impactful work that has driven business success.
VerticalsCoaching Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has provided exceptional coaching and mentorship to other entrepreneurs, helping them to achieve their goals and drive business success.
VerticalsHealth & Wellbeing Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has made a significant impact in the health and wellbeing industry, creating products or services that have positively impacted the lives of others.
VerticalsHospitality Businesswoman of the YearThis award honours the woman who has excelled in the hospitality industry, building a thriving business in the food, beverage, or lodging sectors.
VerticalsHR Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has made a significant impact in the human resources industry, creating innovative and effective strategies to attract, retain, and develop talent.
VerticalsMarketing Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has demonstrated exceptional marketing skills, creating impactful campaigns and driving business growth.
VerticalsProperty Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has excelled in the property industry, building a thriving business in real estate, property management, or development.
VerticalsRecruitment Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has made a significant impact in the recruitment industry, creating innovative and effective strategies to attract and retain top talent.
VerticalsRetail & Ecommerce Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has excelled in the retail and ecommerce industry, building a thriving online or brick-and-mortar business.
VerticalsTraining & Tuition Businesswoman of the YearHonouring the woman who has provided exceptional training and tuition services, helping others to achieve their goals and drive business success.
VerticalsTravel Businesswoman of the YearRecognising the female entrepreneur who has excelled in the travel industry, building a thriving business in tourism, travel planning, or hospitality.
SpecialBusinesswoman of the YearRecognising the outstanding achievements and contributions of a female business leader who has made a significant impact in her industry. Nominees for this award will have demonstrated exceptional leadership, strategic vision, and an unwavering commitment to excellence.
SpecialCharity Businesswoman of the YearThis award recognises women who have made significant contributions to charitable causes through their business. The winner should demonstrate a commitment to using her business as a platform to make a positive impact on her community and the world.
SpecialStartup Businesswoman of the YearThis award honours a woman who has successfully launched and grown a new business venture. The winner should display entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, and a strong vision for her company.
SpecialTriumph over Adversity – Women in BusinessThis award recognises a woman who has overcome significant obstacles to achieve success in her business. The winner should demonstrate resilience, determination, and an unwavering commitment to her goals.
SpecialYoung Businesswoman of the YearThis award honours a woman under the age of 35 who has made notable achievements in the business world. The winner should display leadership potential and a strong track record of success, despite her youth.

Entry Form

2023 Women in Business Awards