2021 Great British Entrepreneur Awards finalists | South East

The Great British Entrepreneur Awards has announced the shortlist for the South East in 2021.

Building on its first year as a separate region in 2020, we have an amazing 112 entrepreneurs shortlisted from 94 business. And one of those finalists will go one to become Great British Entrepreneur of the Year for the South East.

It is the intention of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards to hold live in-person regional finals. We will be closely monitoring updates from the Westminster, Scottish and Welsh governments in the coming weeks and will make further announcements as soon as possible.

And we’re delighted to reveal the 2021 finalists for the South East:

Creative Industries Entrepreneur of the Year

Susan Bonnar | British Craft House
Simon Cornelius | Cornelius Creative
Jade Sammour | Dainty London Jewellery
Lucy Archer & Sally Anne Butters | Rev PR
Jake Boase & Matthew Jones | Rococo Digital
Christine Page & Caroline Adamthwaite | Worry Less Design

Disruptor of the Year

Constantine Karampatsos & Verity Batchelder | GoodLife Sorted
Jules Haines | Haines Collection
Johnathan Reynolds & Sophia Spencer | Learned.Live
Paul Foster | OnePlan
Marina Wegorek | Pro Youth Nutrition
Beth Michael | Streeva

Entrepreneur for Good Award

Keisha Ehigie | Imagine Me Stories
Paula Talman | iSpace Wellbeing
Grace Trowbridge | Simply Noir
Jamie Pell | Speak for Less
Hannah Ingram-Moore | The Captain Tom Foundation
Sarah Jordan | Y.O.U Underwear

Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

Jolyon Bennett | Juice Global
Luke Terzich | KewbzUK
Sanjay Lobo | onHand
James Buck & Owen Redman | Roome
Diane Amey | Wild Tea Bar
Roisin Meredith | Wildling Water Kefir

Family Business Entrepreneur of the Year

James Collinson | Design Spec
Christopher Clowes | HC Media
Hannah Spinks & Oliver Goundry | Home County Candle Co.
Chris Smith & Stacey Ibbott | Medflow Clinical
Kelly West & James West | ONLE Networking
Khatuna McDermott | Red Edge Concept

Fashion & Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year

Rachael Attwood Hamard | Britannical
Charlotte Whittles-Jackson | CWJ London
Priya Downes | Nudea
Sandra Burley | Self Care Sundays Box
Susie Hasler | Styled By Susie
Emma Shaw | The Well Worn

Food & Drink Entrepreneur of the Year

Krisi Smith | Bird + Blend Tea Co.
Jason Grant & Mike Grant | Copper Pan Fudge Company
Stuart MacDonald | ManiLife
Ann Perkins | Perkier
Ethan Martin | Round App
Will McDowell | Tastily

Health & Wellbeing Entrepreneur of the Year

Helen O’Callaghan | Brown Paper Packages
Julie Clabby | Busy Lizzy Mum
Gordon Lott | Dr. Vegan
Stephen Towe | Leo Cancer Care
Susan Gafsen | Pep & Lekker

Made in the UK Award

Mike Wilkinson | ElectroClean
Genevieve Smart | Genevieve Sweeney
Grace & Janet Simpson | Goupie
Wayne Taylor | Rehook
Oliver Butts | The English Soap Company
Jessi, Matharu & Harvir Matharu | VENIA Cosmetic

Pivot Entrepreneur of the Year

Emily Ball | Active Step Healthcare
Jessica Silver & Nancy Farmer | Elwell
James Bacon | MEaT
Jennie Brown | Meet You At The Barre
Jane Peyton | School of Booze
James Eagle | The Pished Fish

Scale-Up Entrepreneur of the Year

Joe Munns | BakedIn
Simon Schnieders | Blue Array SEO
Timothy Brownstone | Kymira
James Whiteley | White Stores

Service Industries Entrepreneur of the Year

Paul Hargreaves | Cotswold Fayre
Jennifer Williams | Exec Support Services
Nikki Butler | Nikki Butler Skin Clinic
Siva Kugathas | ServiceMaster
Haylee Benton | The Silver Fern Group
Ben Michaelis | ThinkEngine

Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year

Jason Baker | Citrus Ornge Media
Pam Gruhn | Frenchic Paint
Carl Denne | Hastings Kickboxing Academy
Hayley Sturniolo | Inscripture
Mandira Sarkar | Mandira’s Kitchen
Benedict May | Skin Woof

Start-Up Entrepreneur of the Year

Sofie Hepworth | by sofie
Cian Howlett | Holler Brighton
Natalie Ward | Latched
Dov Tate | Parcours Velo
Jodi Speight & Nikki Burslam | The Culture Club
James Santi | Work Anywhere Hub

Sustainability Entrepreneur of the Year

Eliott Flack & Max Newman | EKO Mattress
Alessandro Rocchi | Georganics
Victoria Wood | Greener Beauty
David Macdonald | The Path
Josh Brodie Bland & Cacey Margaret Barks | Tweedy Clothing
Kathryn Jonas | Wild + Stone

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Victoria Poon | Alpaca Coffee
Josh Hough | CareLineLive
Radhika Srinivasan | EcoTextura
Chloé Boulos | Talk & Tell
Katrina Dilnot | Tomia Swim
Natalie Hodgins & Brock Everitt-Elwick | Visionary Pictures