awards winners 2007-2011

HBWC Awards for Achievement 2011

Businesswoman of the Year (sponsored by Tulloch Group):

Louise Monaghan - MOATS

Runners Up: Marina Huggett - Tourism Excellency Consultacy Kathryn Abrahams - Lazy Daisy Glass

Young Business of the Year (sponsored by MFR):

Kathryn Abrahams - Lazy Daisy Glass

Runners Up: Michelle Russell - Snow Marketing Jo Adams - Harvey McMillan Associates

Most Enterprising Business of the Year (sponsored by Highland Opportunity):

Alison Macleod & Aileen Hendry - Off The Peg

Runners Up: Marina Huggett - Tourism Excellency Consultancy Kathryn Abrahams - Lazy Daisy Glass

Member of the Year:

Audrey Gordon

HBWC Ambassador:

Marina Huggett (This was a brand new award created for 2011)  

HBWC Awards for Achievement 2010

HBWC Most Enterprising Business: sponsored by Highland Opportunity  Winner: TEFL - Jennifer Hallwood Runners up: Ewe and Me - Janet Hartree Northern Recycling Solutions - Katie Calder  HBWC Businesswoman of the Year: sponsored by Moray Firth Radio Winner: Mairi Fraser - The Drawing Room  Runners up:  Norma Brown - Bodycare and Hairworks Alison Macleod - Off the Peg HBWC Young Business of the Year: sponsored by Les Enfants Nurseries  Winner: Ruth Ralph - Araveli Runners up: Jo Adams - Jo Adams Coaching Pamela Hutcheson - Peppermint Beauty Salon HBWC Member of Achievement: This is a new recognition for 2010. The member of achievement is nominated by members and chosen by member's vote. This award is aimed at identifying role models to inspire and motivate other women in all areas of business. It celebrates personal achievement as well as business success and community involvement. The winner of this prestigeous title is:  Debbie Ross-Morren  

HBWC Awards for Achievement 2009  HBWC Professional Businesswoman of the Year: sponsored by Moray Firth Radio Winner: Carole Bridge - Maggie's Highland Runners up: Fiona Macbeath - Press and Journal  Lynne Boyd - Tulloch Homes HBWC Businesswoman of the Year (director/self employed): sponsored by Home Farm Cottages  Winner: Fiona McLaren - McLaren Tractors  Runners up:  Marie Cruickshank - Scotland Made Easy Vicki Fraser - John Fraser and sons  HBWC Most Enterprising Business: sponsored by Highland Opportunity  Winner: Moray Firth School - Anni Cole-Hamilton Runners up: Drawing Room - Mairi Fraser Scotland Made Easy - Marie Cruickshank  

HBWC Awards for Achievement 2008

HBWC Most Enterprising Business of the Year: sponsored by Highland Opportunity/Highland Council Winner: Higland Biosciences - Emma Day Shortlisted: LipInk - Simone Nelson Unique Beauty - Donna Barnett HBWC Businesswoman of the Year (director/self employed): sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland Winner: Hazel Passmore - Hazel Passmore Contemporary Jewellery Shortlisted:  Donna Barnett - Unique Beauty Jill Clark - Thistle Bathrooms  HBWC Professional Businesswoman of the Year (employee): sponsored by Tulloch Homes Ltd Winner: Jane Fraser - Cobbs Shortlisted:  Zoe Wishart - Blue Arrow/ABC Contract Services  Morag Robertson - Bell Lawrie  

HBWC Awards for Achievement 2007

HBWC Director/Self-Employed Businesswoman of the Year: Winner: Donna Barnett - Unique Beauty Shortlisted:  Denise Barras - Les Enfants Nurseries Ltd Angela Paterson - HiJobs.co.uk Ltd

HBWC Most Enterprising Business of the Year: Winner: Les Enfants Nurseries Ltd - Denise Barras Shortlisted: HiJobs.co.uk Ltd - Angela Paterson Celtic Source - Margaret Kirk

HBWC Professional Businesswoman of the Year (employee): Winner: Louise Innes - Halifax Bank of Scotland plc Shortlisted:  Zoe Wishart - Blue Arrow/ABC Contract Services Claire Macdonald - Highland Homeless Trust

Meetings & Events

September Meeting - Speed Networking

6th September 2017 @ 6:30pm

Our September meeting is our highly popular Speed Networking event and is again taking place at the Eastgate Centre in Inverness. Buy tickets...

October Meeting

4th October 2017 @ 6:15pm

Our next meeting is at Ross County Football Club in Dingwall on 4 October 2017. We'll be finding out why Ross County F.C. is more that just a football club. There will also be the...