Businesswoman Denise O’Leary has been named the best female marketing expert in the UK.
Denise, founder of bid management consultancy Purpol Marketing, scooped the accolade at The Best Business Women Awards.
Her talent and success was recognised at a gala final held at Tewin Bury Farm, Welwyn.
“I am absolutely thrilled to win this national award and be selected from over 700 entrants from female entrepreneurs throughout the UK, women who are real trailblazers in their industries," said Denise.
“To be judged as a winner by business experts in a rigorous process is a real accolade. The marketing category is new this year and I am delighted to be the first recipient of it.”
Debbie Gilbert, organiser of The Best Business Women Awards said: “We were delighted with the number of entries this year, which came in from all over the UK.
"This is a tough competition judged by business experts. To win is a major achievement.
“Winners were selected for their business acumen, determination, creativity and tenacity.”
Denise's talent and success was recognised at a gala final held at Tewin Bury Farm, Welwyn.
The awards have proved so successful that they will move to a central London location next year with nominations opening in March for the 2019 celebration.
Denise has been a chartered marketer since 2005 and has 20 years’ experience in marketing.
Chippenham-based Purpol Marketing Purpol Marketing provides director level expertise in strategic marketing on a ‘pay as you go’ basis.
The team are experts in all areas of marketing and specialists in PQQ and bid management on public procurement tenders, especially in the construction and manufacturing sectors. They also work with SMEs across multiple sectors.
To find out more visit www.purpolmarketing.co.uk