03 Sep Freedom Childcare is National Award Finalist
mumandworking 2015 Awards
The judges have spoken! Celebrated, expert business-mums including Jacqueline Gold, Chief Executive of Ann Summers and Knickerbox have revealed their finalists in the prestigious mumandworking 2015 Awards as supported by babyworld.co.uk – and Freedom Childcare is amongst them!
This exciting awards programme celebrates the champions of flexible working – showcasing those businesses, associations and individuals (mums and dads!) who are demonstrating how a fulfilling career can be balanced with modern-day family life – enjoying and managing parenting and working – together.
The awards will be held at RBS, 280 Bishopsgate – in the business hub in the City of London – on September 22 2015 and are judged both by public vote and by an impressive panel of judges – leading business women and mums who understand all too well the challenges and the rewards of juggling work and being there for your family. For more on our famous judges see – www.mumandworking.co.uk.
Freedom Childcare is a mumandworking 2015 finalist in the Flexible Business of the Year category which means they are now invited to attend the glittering awards ceremony and celebratory networking reception with The Mumpreneurs Networking Club and over 150 other finalists, special guests, bloggers, press, VIP judges and speakers and representatives from NatWest, Build14me.com and babyworld.co.uk. This year, the awards received nearly double the nominations of previous years and the standard of entries has been very high so this is a great achievement.
Finalists have been announced online at www.mumandworking.co.uk. Voting is still open however in the 3 remaining categories – Working Parent Blogger of the Year, High-Profile Working Parent of the Year and Franchisor of the Year – for more on voting visit www.mumandworking.co.uk/awards/vote. All winners and those who are highly-commended will be announced LIVE on the 22 September, results will be revealed also on social media (#mumworkawards) and via www.mumandworking.co.uk
Nick Howe, Regional Enterprise Manager, NatWest commented
‘At NatWest we are committed to supporting the UK’s female entrepreneurs. Across the RBS group, we have a team of 200 Women in Business specialists throughout the UK, who understand the market in your area. Whether you run a business today, or are planning a new business, they understand the challenges and can help you find solutions. NatWest are delighted to be supporting the 2015 mumandworking awards and look forward to hosting the VIP awards ceremony and meeting all the finalists and winners!’
Event Director, Suzanne Borrell added
‘All those through to this final stage should be very proud. Each year these awards go from strength to strength, the calibre of the candidates has so impressed organisers and the judges alike and we are really looking forward to a highly empowering and deeply inspiring event – with a few tears no doubt! Thank you so much to Build14me.com, babyworld.co.uk and to NatWest – we can’t run these awards without our supporters and we are so grateful that they and all our sponsors recognise the importance of ‘family-friendly’ working – for the benefit of all – and how these amazing finalists should be celebrated!’