We are delighted to announce that Fiona Williams, Bluebird Care’s director of operations has been shortlisted as one of three finalists for the Inspirational Women in Franchising of the Year Award
at the NatWest Encouraging Women into Franchising (EWIF) Awards 2017.
In its 7th
year, the awards culminate in an annual ceremony bringing together women in franchising and celebrating their achievements. This year’s event takes place in London at the NatWest Auditorium.
The EWIF award recognises the most inspirational females involved in franchising. This category was open to franchisors, franchisees, service providers and employees of these groups.
Fiona has 28 years of experience within the care sector and is a real example of how you can progress through your career journey to reach your goals. If you would like to find out more about Fiona’s journey, take a look at her LinkedIn profile
Fiona has taken on a number of roles to help inspire women. Including becoming a coach and mentor to women in business, and a Non-Executive Director of the United Kingdom Homecare Association. Fiona has contributed to a number of key projects within the care sector including NHS England’s Better Use of Care at Home
work stream, she is a champion for compliance with national and living wage, and has written articles for The Guardian and The Telegraph to name a few.
I am honoured to be selected as one of the three finalists. It’s a privilege to be part of the celebration and recognition of the great achievements of women in the franchising industry.
The EWIF Awards Ceremony takes place on Tuesday 16th
May at NatWest’s offices in London. You can read more on the awards at: http://www.ewif.org/natwest-ewif-awards/