Celebrating Women in Business Awards 2024 | Darlington Business Club


Rising star

Sponsored by Fresh Digital

A student, apprentice or entry level member of the team who has demonstrated commitment and has gone above and beyond, ability recognised by peers and staff.

Newcomer of the year

Sponsorship Available

Business started trading in the last two years, demonstrating growth, creating employment opportunities and putting Country Durham on the map.

Impact in the community

Sponsored by Darlington College

Could be a charity or not-for-profit, but also open to organisations that demonstrate a commitment to their local community in all they do.

Inspirational female leader

Sponsored by Spendwise

An individual/role model demonstrating outstanding leadership qualities, supporting others and inspiring the current and future workforce. 

Innovation in sustainability

Sponsored by Clive Owen LLP

It is aimed at individuals or organisations who are developing products and services that will provide significant benefits to the environment and our communities. 

Future leader

Sponsored by BTS Facades and Fabrications

An individual on the path to a leadership role, likely to be inspiring and mentoring others.

Hidden hero

Sponsored by Resilient Business Systems Limited

The person behind the scenes without whom the team couldn’t function. Someone committed, driven and who makes the impossible happen.

Equality & Diversity Award

Sponsored by Abacus Independent Financial Advisors

Recognising the significant efforts of organisations or an individual that excel in their commitment to equality and inclusion across all strands of diversity, those heroes’ who make the workplace a better place to be.