Rising Star Awards light up Twitter
Nominations for the Rising Star Awards 2016, presented by WeAreTheCity, are now open. The awards are the first to focus on the UK’s female talent pipeline below management level. The awards will celebrate 100 individual female contributors that represent the leaders and role models of tomorrow. Founded in 2015, the awards will shine the light on female talent across the country. Since the nominations opened there has been lots of buzz and enthusiasm for the awards across social media. Here’s some of our Twitter highlights.
— Debbie Grimshaw (@DebbieG_EA) February 10, 2016
— ambika (@ambika_h) February 3, 2016
— Miranda Brawn (@brawnm) February 10, 2016
— Karen (@ksmglenn) February 9, 2016
— Melanie Seymour (@mjswibf) February 5, 2016
— Funke Abimbola FRSA (@DiversityChamp1) February 3, 2016
— Vanessa Vallely (@WATC_girl) February 2, 2016
— sherrid555 (@sherrid555) February 9, 2016
— Maggie Berry (@Maggie__Berry) February 9, 2016
— Tamara Box (@TamaraBoxRS) February 3, 2016
— Sajna Rahman MBIFM (@sajna581) February 3, 2016
— Claudine Adeyemi (@ClaudineAdeyemi) February 2, 2016
— Jennifer Corcoran (@jencorcoran_pa) February 7, 2016
— Emma Geary (@Emma_Geary) February 9, 2016
— Eventopedia UK (@EventopediaUK) February 8, 2016
“The focus on increasing the number of women on boards in the UK over the past few years has been extremely successful. We now need to focus on helping to highlight women who will be future managers and directors within our organisations.” – Vanessa Valley, Rising Star Awards Founder and WeAreTheCity CEO
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN :
You can nominate now at risingstars.wearethecity.com up until the 18th March. A shortlist of 10 women from each industry category chosen by an esteemed panel of judges will be published on the 25th April. The shortlist will then be open to a public vote.
The Top 100 Rising Stars will be announced in June and all winners, sponsors and supporters will be invited to attend a prestigious evening reception at Barclays in London to celebrate and collect their awards.
Inclusive Networks are proud to be a Media Partner for the Rising Star Awards.