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Winners announced of the Venus Awards Dorset 2017

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Now in its eighth year in Dorset the Venus Awards goes from strength-to-strength in discovering and recognising the talents of enterprising women in our midst.

The Awards ceremony, held at the Bournemouth International Centre, was hosted by Tara Howard, Founder of the Venus Awards, and Paul Kinvig, Business Coach with Aspirin Business Solutions and consummate presenter, chair and speaker for regional and national Awards ceremonies.

Over 250 guests soaked up the evening’s atmosphere as they enjoyed a delicious three course meal that kept everyone in high-spirits. When presenting the “Venus” trophy to their category winner each Sponsor emphasised the high calibre of their Finalists.

Abbey Rudge, Senior Marketing Executive at Dutton Gregory, who are now in their seventh year of supporting the Venus Awards, says of the Awards Ceremony and their sponsorship of the Small Business of the Year Award.

“All the team at Dutton Gregory had a fantastic time at the Dorset Venus Awards, it was our seventh year attending and every year the event gets better and better!  It was great to hear everyone’s inspirational stories and recognising women in business”.

Dutton Gregory sponsored the Small Business Category on the evening and is delighted to announce the winner was Aly Graham-Gage of Beauty Re-discovered based at the Christchurch in Bournemouth.