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TEN Recognises Enterprising Women in Business 2017

South Wiltshire Business of the Year Award Winners Celebrate at City Hall Salisbury


The South Wilts Business Of The Year Awards were celebrated  on 22 June at a packed City Hall in Salisbury. The awards which were launched back in 2000 have recognised literally 100's of local companies for delivering business excellence across South Wiltshire. The judging panel is made up of local business people and members of business support organisations who drive the judging process by visiting EVERY SINGLE entrant to the awards.

This year TEN sponsored for the third year running the Enterprising Woman In Business award - a hotly contested category. This year's winner, Nikki Spicer of Vita Skin Spa in Salisbury,  demonstrated an exceptional approach to her business, achieving significant growth, adding new services in response to market trends and customer demand, engaging and motivating staff and maintaining an enthusiasitc, motivational and inspirational approach throughout. Nikki has recently won a clutch of national accolades within her industry, and she was delighted to achieve recognition locally, recognision the quality of the competition in this particular award category! Nikki, a popluar winner, is certainly very deserving of this accolade. The quality of the entrants for this year's award was awesome, and the judging process was thorough and tough! Over a 4 week period Senior Development Officers Rachel Finlay and Russell Frith met with thirty entrepreneurial women who have founded and run their own company; are women directors of SME enterprises and/or women who have helped their business achieve significant results in the past year.

The Finalists for the Enterprising Woman in Business Category in 2017 were:-

Winner:   Nikki Spicer Vita Skin Spa
Finalist:   Ruth Oliver The Make Arcade
Finalist:   Kayleigh McCormick The Sound Emporium
Finalist:   Sophie McConnell Cholderton Charlie's Farm
Finalist:   Jill Nieuwoudt Naim Audio

 The full list of winners and more photos from the event can be viewed on the Spire FM Website re as follows:


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