2018 Award Winners

Our 2018 Awards event was held at the Kingsmills Hotel on 16 March when once again we recognised the inspirational achievements of businesswomen across the Highlands.

The finalists and winners were:

New Business of the Year

Winner:  Bad Girl Bakery, Muir of Ord


Capaldi’s Ice Cream, Brora

Glen Spean Brewing Co., Spean Bridge

Our House of Spice, Fort Augustus

Most Enterprising Business

Winner:  The Body Toolkit, Moidart


Define Style Consultancy, Inverness

Virtual Learning Academy, Invergordon

Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility

Winner:  Digby Brown, Inverness

Business Women of the Year

Winner:  Yvette Hogan, Dolphin Spirit, Inverness


Alison French, Sea Kayak Plockton

Naomi Campbell, VA Velocity, Kiltarlity

Anisha MacDermid, Exclamation Marketing, Kyle of Lochalsh

Team of the year

Winner:  Exclamation Marketing, Kyle of Lochalsh


Birchwood Highland, Inverness

Dolphin Spirit, Inverness

Macleod & MacCallum, Inverness

Best Third Sector

Winner:  Birchwood Highland, Inverness


Elsie Normington Foundation, Inverness

Highland Homeless Trust, Inverness

Shining Star

Winner:  Anisha Macdermid, Exclamation Marketing


Amanda Latham, Define Style Consultancy

Katrina Mather, The Body Toolkit

Catherine Sutherland, Virtual Learning Academy



Meetings & Events

Style tips for the working wardrobe

8th August 2018 @ 6:00pm

Our August meeting will be a week later than usual due to Belladrum and the Black Isle Show. We will meet at Eastgate Centre 2 to look at how we make the best use of our wardrobe and...

Joint Highland and Moray Business Women Meeting

6th September 2018 @ 6:00pm

We always look forward to our annual joint meeting with Moray Business Women’s Club to widen our networking and this year the venue is Nairn Community & Arts Centre. We will be joined by...