OMG! What a night!
And soooooo many people to thank:
Big thanks for Gail Carman at MacPro for the gorgeous logo board
To Danielle Durant at The Cobbled Kitchen for triggering the Woo Hoo idea in my head
To Joolz Joseph at The Virtual Marketeer for looking after the SAB Comms
To Emma Bustamante at Cositas for the STUNNING Woo Hoo Pineapples – they certainly made the night glamorous
To Karen Broom and her hubster Mark at Kool Kidz for coming to our rescue with the sound – top job guys
To Monir Ali at Little Big Ego for being our amazing photographer
To Shaifta Sackett at Accentuate Beauty for doing my gorgeous make up
To Cheryl Louise Light for taming my mental hair
To Toula N James Messer and her hubster James, from the Wild West Store for their stunning art
To Steve Clarke at Eureka Selling for his fabulous opening to the “show”
To Abe Froman, Sausage King of Chicago, for always believing in me!
To the brilliant Karen Harding and her team at the Noke – you were all amazing – thank you for being so supportive of this event and putting up with my endless emails!
To my superb, fantastic, fabulous colleague, Dawn Sands for all she does for Popdance and SABs – a truly valued member of the team!
To my amazing, fabulous co-host, David Pqa Jenkins from the Pauline Quirke Academy for being an absolute entertainer on the night – you rock!!! I would truly have been lost without you.
To my gorgeous hubster, who I simply adore!
And to everyone that came on the night, everyone who submitted a video, everyone who nominated, and to everyone who supported us – you are AMAZING – THANK YOU! Mwah xxx
And to all the fantastic businesses who were nominated – Congratulations!!! They are:
Danielle Durant – The Cobbled Kitchen – Overcome Hurdles
Debbie Gilbert – Mums Unlimited – A Collaborator
Gail Carman – MacPro – Grown Their Business/Overcome Hurdles
Jenny Soppett Smith – Digital Jen – A Dream Achiever
Sarah Lomax – Holiday Inn Express – Grown Their Business/Dream Achiever
Amanda Brown – Alterra Consulting – A Genuine “Go To” Person
June Cory – My Mustard – A Collaborator
Laura Hollywood – Laura Hollywood Counselling – Stepped Out Of Comfort Zone
Aarti Parmar – AP Brand Communications – A Collaborator/Dream Achiever
Deborah Temple – DST Design – A Collaborator
Juliet Foxwell – Box Local – A Dream Achiever
Margie Skinner – Step Outside Guides – Created A Niche
Jo Hailey – Striking Places – Grown Their Business/Overcome Hurdles
Tracy Ross – Blissfully Organised – A Collaborator
Ele Stevens – The Barefoot Accountant – Grown Their Business/A Collaborator
Lisa Sinnott – Albany Pet Services – A Dream Achiever
Ruth Farenga – Mindful Pathway – Grown Their Business
Tim Wells – Feeling Outdoorsy – A Collaborator
Toula Mavridou-Messer – The Wild West Art Store – Grown Their Business
Amanda Dilworth – Ruby and Freddies – A Dream Achiever
Manisha Pankhania – Noshpod – A Dream Achiever
Emily Mathieson – Aerende – A Dream Achiever
Monir Ali – Little Big Ego – Out Of Their Comfort Zone
Emma Bustamante – Cositas – Grown Their Business/A Collaborator
Sue Wybrow – St Albans Businesses and Popdance – Grown Their Business/A Collaborator
Jenny Ford – Jenny Ford Nails – A Dream Achiever
Sean Goodwin – The Low Tax Group – Grown Their Business
Hatty De Barnard – Nude Tin Can Gallery – Grown Their Business
Claire Boyles – Success Matters – A Collaborator
Nick Duggan – The Radiator Centre – Grown Their Business
Andy Hooper – AJ Hooper Farming – Maintaining a Fantastic Business During Political Turmoil
Melanie Bundock – Melanie Bundock – Dream Achiever
Jessica Chivers – The Talent Keepers – Community/Giving Back
Eileen Morrison – Tropic with Eileen – A Collaborator
Check out this cool google 360 image taken by the fantastic Jo Hailey of Striking Places – love it!!!
See you next year – put it in your diaries now – Wednesday 27th June 2018 at the Mercure Noke St Albans – Wooooooooooo Hooooooooo!