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North East Business Awards 2023: Rising Star Sub-Regional Heat Winner – May James

Filed in Press Features — July 27, 2023

Our CEO, May James, Emerges Victorious as the Winner and Finalist for the Durham, Sunderland, and South Tyneside Heat in the Reputable North East Business Awards!

The North East Business Awards have announced the finalists in the sub-regional heats of each category for 2023.

We are delighted to share the fantastic news that our founder and CEO, May James, has been selected as the winner and finalist for Durham, Sunderland and South Tyneside in the category of Rising Star!

Going into its 21st year, the prestigious North East Business Awards celebrate the leading businesses of all sizes and industries in innovation, entrepreneurship and technology across the region – find out more about the awards here.

The Rising Star award is for a young person in business who is achieving notable successes and has a positive impact beyond their experience and age, despite having overcome adversity – sounds like May, right?

Up against two other talented shortlisted individuals, May is the only woman in her category who has made it through this far. 

The Grand Final Awards Dinner will go ahead on September 26th at Hardwick Hall, where the much anticipated winners of each 10 categories will be announced. 

You can check out the announcement of the shortlist in The Chronicle newspaper here.

Previously recognized as the Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the WIN Awards in October 2022, May’s consistent track record of success speaks volumes about her business acumen and leadership prowess. With this latest victory, she continues to chart a remarkable path of growth and distinction.

Earning her place on the shortlist exemplifies how May’s work is celebrated for its ingenuity, excellence, and profound impact that reaches far and wide around the world.

If you want to elevate your business to new heights, why not leverage May James’ recognized expertise and valuable insights? Discover the myriad of ways May can support you and explore the possibilities of scaling your business to unprecedented success on our dedicated services page.

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